What is the North End Wellness Coalition?

We are a group of individuals, churches, non-profits, and community organizations who meet regularly to promote health and wellness within the Creston and Belknap neighborhoods. We share resources, learn together, and work to make the North End the healthiest it can be.

All meetings currently take place on Zoom. Join us, won’t you, in supporting healthy lifestyles in the neighborhood?

Let us know of your interest at  We are eager to meet and learn with/from you.

Upcoming Meetings

Mental Health: meets the third Wednesday of each month at 9 a.m.   
Next meeting:  August 18 @ 9am
Jesse Antuma, team leader
Working on identifying easily accessible mental health resources. publishing crisis info broadly.

Healthy Eating: meets the third Monday of each month at 2:30 p.m.
Next meeting:  August 16 @ 2:30pm
Elianna Bootzin, team leader
Assessing possibilities for fresh food retail in the neighborhoods

Active Living: meets the third Monday of each month at 11:00 a.m.
Next meeting:  August 16 @ 11am
Grace Lammers, team leader
Identifying easily accessible physical activities, especially Parks and Rec, St. Al’s, Sunshine Church

Communications/Community Connections: meets the third Thursday of each month 9:00 a.m.
Next meeting: August 19 @ 9am
Barbara Timmermans, team leader
Developing Women Supporting Women, revising NEWC website and newsletter

The coalition collaborates with churches, businesses, non-profits, and neighbors to promote the wellness of the Creston and Belknap Neighborhoods.