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Whittier Street Health Care Center Recognizes November as National Diabetes Month

November is National Diabetes Month, an annual observation that bring attention to the disease. It’s a heartbreaking statement but the Boston Public Health Commission in its “Health of Boston: Diabetes Among City of Boston Residents 2015-2021” acknowledges racism’s role, pointing to inequities in employment, education, housing status, and access to health care as significant factors. […]


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).