Geriatrics Services Whittier Street Health Center

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Contact Information

Whittier Street Health Center
Geriatrics Services
Email Address: hrdept@wshc.org
Phone: 617-989-3011
Fax: 617-989-3054

1290 Tremont Street Roxbury, MA 02120
Area Served: Boston

Map Location Geriatrics Services

Narrative

Whittier's Geriatric Clinic specailizes in the comprehensive evaluation and treatment of older adults. Their health care team is dedicated to providing accessible care that is responsive to your cultural, social, and ecnomic needs.

Outside regular primary care services, our geriatric patients are offered a wide range of other services including
- Health Insurance Navigation
- Colon, Cervical and Breast Cancer Screening (as appropriate)
- Group Visits and Discussion
- Walking and Physical Activity Sessions
- Educational Sessions
- Cooking and Nutrition Classes
- Behavioral Health Assessment and Intervention
- Home Visits
- Transportation Assistance
- Medical Supplies Assistance
- Specialist Referral and Coordination
- Individual Care Plan and Self-management Goal Setting

Service Types

  • Family Support
  • Outpatient
  • Relationship/Friendship Support
  • Socialization Activities

Program Type

  • Aging
  • Counseling
  • Food and Nutrition
  • Medical
  • Mental Health

Populations Served

  • Developmental Disability

Ages Served

  • Birth to 3
  • 3 - 4
  • 5 - 8
  • 9 - 13
  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Languages Spoken

  • Arabic
  • Cape Verdean
  • Chinese-Cantonese
  • Iranian
  • Laotian
  • Other
  • Portuguese-Creole
  • Russian
  • Urdu

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Public Transportation
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Free Transport
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Fees: MassHealth, Medicare