THE WORLD TRADE CENTER HEALTH PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides medical testing and care for specific symptoms and illnesses related to exposure at the disaster sites. The services are provided by clinics and hospitals that have expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of 9/11 related health conditions.
Geographic AreaNassau, Suffolk
Public TransportationAccessible by public transportation
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenSpanish, Chinese, Polish
EligibilityEmergency responders, recovery and cleanup workers and volunteers who helped after the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001 at the World Trade Center, the Pentagon and the passenger-jet crash site near Shanksville, PA. Also residents, students and people who worked in New York City disaster area on 9/11 and for a time afterwards, and visitors who were there on 9/11. Must provide copies of documents that show you were present and/or worked at the World Trade Center site(s). Check website for examples of documents useful for your application. Call. Appointment required.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFree and confidential screening.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMon-Fri 9am-5pm
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameDr. John Howard
Contact's PositionWTC Health Program Administrator
Physical Site Address 2395 E St.S.W., Suite 9200, Patriots Plaza Building
Physical Site City, State, ZipWashington, D.C. 20201
Mailing Address 1PO Box 7000
Mailing City, State, ZipRensselaer, NY 12144
Main Phone(888)982-4748
Program Emailwtc@cdc.gov
Web Addresswww.cdc.gov/wtc
 
Additional Information
Volunteer OpportunitiesYes
Last UpdateApr19
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
CDC/NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY (NIOSH)
This Program: THE WORLD TRADE CENTER HEALTH PROGRAM
Affiliated Services: THE WORLD TRADE CENTER HEALTH PROGRAM