9/11 Treatment Referral Program

The 9/11 Treatment Referral Program (PDF) was created to help enrollees and others get care for specific 9/11-related health conditions through the WTC Health Program. Treatment Referral Program staff are specifically trained to assist you obtain 9/11 health care.

How does it work?

If you think you, a loved one or someone you know may have a 9/11-related health problem, please call the 9/11 Treatment Referral Program at 888-WTC-7848 (888-982-7848). When you call, you will reach a person who will ask a few questions about your health problems and explain how to obtain care through the WTC Health Program, beginning with the application process.

Your referral options depend on your needs, eligibility and how you were affected by 9/11. They include:

  • The WTC Environmental Health Center
  • Other WTC Centers of Excellence

How do I know if I need care?

If you were exposed to the WTC attacks, some symptoms might include chronic headache, persistent sinus or nasal irritation, shortness of breath, persistent coughing, wheezing, stomach problems, depression and/or anxiety.