The GE Foundation’s Developing Health™ Program Awards $150,000 to Whittier Street Health Center to Support Women and Girls Healthy Living

  • June 2, 2014

The GE Foundation’s Developing Health™ program has awarded $150,000 to Whittier Street Health Center to support its Women and Girls Healthy Living initiative. This is the third consecutive year that Whittier has received grant funding from the GE Foundation, totaling $400,000.  The Developing Health program was launched in 2009 and partners with independent, non-profit community health centers […]


AG Coakley to Discuss New Behavioral Health Initiative and Tour Whittier Street Health Center

  • May 28, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                      May 28, 2014                                               […]


Attorney General Awards $8 Million in Grants to Support Behavioral Health Services Across Massachusetts

  • May 20, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                      MEDIA CONTACT: Jillian Fennimore,  (617) 727-2543   May 20, 2014                                                                                          […]


5.14.14 Spring Driving for Wellness- Whittier Street Health Center

  • May 16, 2014

The Spring “Driving for Wellness” was another success. We are grateful to everybody who made this event another great outreach event.We had a really good turnout!: 65 men underwent blood pressure screening, 60 men did glucose screening, and around 100 men attended the event. Many of them will be contacted to connect them with primary […]


Rev 2014- Frederica M. Williams

  • May 8, 2014

Watch the live webcast of Whittier Street Health Center President and CEO Frederica M. Williams at 9:15 a.m., who will present on patient empowerment within cancer care community: Rev 2014: Building on the emerging paradigm of personalized medicine in oncology, Rev 2014 will bring together leading clinicians, patients, patient advocates, business leaders, policy makers, and other […]


2014 Excellence Awards- Whittier Street Health Center

  • May 2, 2014

Each year, the Massachusetts Nonprofit Network honors the passion and impact of local leaders in the nonprofit sector with the Excellence Awards. Winners come from every subsector and each corner of the state, but they all share a commitment to improving communities across the Commonwealth. The Excellence Awards are an opportunity to recognize this commitment. […]


3.25.14 Fatherhood Nurturing Program Graduation

  • April 16, 2014

Whittier Street Health Center’s Men’s Health department is proud to announce that nineteen men graduated from the Fatherhood Nurturing Program on Tuesday, March 25, 2014. The Fatherhood Nurturing Program is a Men’s Health department program in collaboration with the Family Nurturing Center of Massachusetts.  The program lasts 13 weeks (12 weeks class and 1 week […]


This year at #REV2014: Hear from Frederica M. Williams, a leader in urban healthcare and President & CEO of Whittier Street Health Center

  • April 7, 2014

Frederica M. Williams President and CEO,Whittier Street Health Since joining Whittier Street Health Center in 2002 as its President and CEO, Frederica M. Williams has transformed a basic community health center into a neighborhood centerpiece and national model. Her keen vision has positioned Whittier as a leader in urban healthcare with a crucial focus on […]


Tufts Health Plan Foundation Awards Grant to Whittier Street Health Center

  • April 4, 2014

The Tufts Health Plan Foundation in Watertown, MA, announced today that Whittier Street Health Center is one of four Boston-based nonprofits to receive funds from its Future Philanthropists Initiative. The program is designed to engage and empower youth to work collectively to serve older adults through philanthropy. Whittier received funding for its Wellness and Fall […]


Frederica M. Williams – Whittier Street Health Center

  • April 1, 2014

Frederica M. Williams CEO and President, Whittier Street Health Center March 31, 2014  · In CEO in Action Championing for a vulnerable neighborhood Whittier Street Health Center is a federally funded and Joint Commission-accredited urban community health and wellness center dedicated to ensuring the physical well-being of the underserved residents of Boston. Established in 1933 […]


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).