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Whittier Street Health Launches Prescription for Health Initiative

  • March 3, 2023

Wellness program includes activities to improve physical and mental health. BOSTON, MA, ISSUED MARCH 3, 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 social services that achieve health equity, social justice, and the economic well-being of […]

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Whittier Street Health Center Launches Behavioral Health Mobile Screenings

  • March 3, 2023

BOSTON, MA, ISSUED MARCH 01, 2023…In an effort to address mental health and substance abuse issues, 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 that achieve health equity, social justice, and the economic well-being […]

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Whittier Street Health Center Recipient of $500,000 Grant from U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on First Anniversary of Biden-Harris Administration’s Reignited Cancer Moonshot

  • February 7, 2023

Award to be used for breast cancer screening in partnership with Dana-Farber Cancer Institute  BOSTON, MA, ISSUED FEBRUARY  9, 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 social services that achieve health equity, social justice, and […]

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Whittier Street Health Center to Hold National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day Event, Tuesday, February 7

  • February 6, 2023

 BOSTON, MA, ISSUED FEBRUARY 6, 2023…Whittier Street Health Center will be recognizing National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day with free sexual health screenings and HIV testing on Tuesday, February 7, from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. at 1290 Tremont Street, Roxbury, in the second floor community education room.  Media representatives are invited to attend the event, […]

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Whittier Street Health Center to Hold Annual Meeting and Black History Month Celebration; Imari Paris Jeffries, Executive Director of Embrace Boston, Keynote Speaker

  • January 20, 2023

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Nicole Joy Hales, PRfirst, 617-947-7983, nhales@prfirst.com  Whittier Street Health Center to Hold Annual Meeting and Black History Month Celebration; Imari Paris Jeffries, Executive Director of Embrace Boston, Keynote Speaker BOSTON, MA, ISSUED JANUARY 20, 2023…Whittier Street Health Center, a community health center with a mission to serve as a center of […]

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Whittier Street Health Center Celebrates a Life of Service with MLK Event

  • January 11, 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 social services that achieve health equity, social justice, and the economic well-being of a diverse patient population, recently honored civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King during a […]

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Women for Whittier Holiday Tea: Honoring Women Leaders Who Make a Difference in Their Communities

  • December 29, 2022

Secretary of Health and Human Services Marylou Sudders receives Lifetime Achievement Award as a health equity champion for underserved communities  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 that achieve health equity, social justice, […]

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Our annual Women for Whittier Holiday Tea Event is just a week away! Please join us on December 13th from 4:30-6:30 p.m.

  • December 6, 2022

Our annual Women for Whittier Holiday Tea Event is just a week away! Please join us on December 13th from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Women For Whittier Holiday Tea  

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Whittier Street Health Center Proudly Celebrates World AIDS Day, December 1

  • November 30, 2022

Whittier Street Health Center will be recognizing World AIDS Day with free sexual health screenings and HIV testing on Thursday, December 1, from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. at 1290 Tremont Street, Roxbury, in the second floor community education room.  Media representatives are invited to attend the event, which is meant to demonstrate solidarity for […]

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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).