NEWS

COVID-19 and flu vaccines- Fall vaccination campaign

  • October 3, 2023

Mandy Cohen, MD, MPH, Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, will be on hand tomorrow Wednesday morning to help kick off the fall vaccination campaign at the Whittier Street Health Center in Roxbury. She will tour the health center with Robbie Goldstein, MD, PhD, Massachusetts Commissioner of Public Health, and Frederica Williams, […]

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Annual Hispanic Heritage Month celebration

  • September 29, 2023

HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH CELEBRATION: “Prioritizing Health: A Prescription for Prosperity, Power and Progress!” with Paul Francisco, SVP and chief diversity officer at State Street Bank   Whittier Street Health Center, a community health center with a mission to serve as a center of excellence that provides high quality and accessible health care and social services […]

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Benefits of access to Narcan to prevent overdoes

  • September 28, 2023

Our Medical Director, Dr. Stephen Wright and our Day Engagement Manager, Diana Sencion discuss the benefits of access to Narcan to prevent overdoes.     Opioid overdose nasal sprays available over the counter     #Narcan #opioids #substanceuse #savinglives #health

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Whittier Street Health Center to Host October 13th Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration

  • September 27, 2023

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Info@wshc.org 617 989 3220/1   Whittier Street Health Center to Host October 13th Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration   BOSTON, MA, ISSUED SEPTEMBER 28, 2023…Whittier Street Health Center, a community health center with a mission to serve as a center of excellence that provides high quality and accessible health care and […]

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Food Security improves health outcomes in children and adults

  • September 25, 2023

“Food Security improves health outcomes in children and adults!” Our President & CEO shared an update on our Prescription For Health program on WCVB-TV’s CityLine with Karen Holmes Ward Hashtags: #endinghunger #addressingfoodinsecurity #foodsecurity #PrescriptionForLife #improvinghealthoutcomes #health

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Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration

  • September 20, 2023

Whittier’s Annual Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration- Friday October 13, 2023 12pm-2pm

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Whittier Street Health Center to Host Aug. 11th Back to School BBQ

  • August 4, 2023

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Nicole Joy Hales, PRfirst, 617-947-7983, nhales@prfirst.com   Whittier Street Health Center to Host Aug. 11th Back to School BBQ   BOSTON, MA, ISSUED AUGUST 4, 2023…Whittier Street Health Center, a community health center with a mission to serve as a center of excellence that provides high quality and accessible health […]

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Celebrating Boston’s Black Business Leaders – Boston Globe

  • August 3, 2023

For National Black Business Month (August), the Boston Globe highlights the Black leaders in Boston– including our President and CEO, Frederica M. Williams – who are leading the charge for a more equitable and diverse business community. Click here to read the full article.  

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Your Health is Our Top Priority

  • August 1, 2023

The 30-second spot now available on YouTube and Comcast Channels  packs a lot of information into its short time span, with Devin speaking to the many programs offered by the center, including primary care, vision, dental, behavioral, and wellness. “Don’t let your health take a back seat – at Whittier Street Health Center your health […]

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Whittier Street Health Center Announces Expansion of Onsite Pharmacy

  • July 21, 2023

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Nicole Joy Hales, PRfirst, 617-947-7983, nhales@prfirst.com   Whittier Street Health Center Announces Expansion of Onsite Pharmacy Now open to patients and offering broad range of services and free medication delivery   BOSTON, MA, ISSUED JULY 21, 2023…It is with great excitement that Whittier Street Health Center, a community health center with […]

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A note about Whittier and COVID-19

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak in our area, we ask all clients and patients to call ahead before coming to any of our sites. We are working to take care of most clients/patients via phone/video encounter so we can meet your ongoing healthcare needs. This is for your safety and so we can provide the highest quality of care to you while following CDC guidance for COVID-19. Please call 617-427-1000 for any questions or concerns.

Whittier will provide COVID-19 testing from 10 am to 4 pm on Monday to Friday. Following CDC guidance, we recommend testing if you have a fever AND one of the following three symptoms: cough OR shortness of breath OR sore throat. Please bring your picture identification and your insurance card (if you have insurance).