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.

Meeting Times

Mental Health: meets the third Wednesday of each month at 9 a.m.   
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.
Elianna Bootzin, team leader
Assessing possibilities for fresh food retail in the neighborhoods

Active Living: Meets at variable times. Email us if you are interested.
Jacqueline Brayman, team leader
Promoting community walking, and 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.
Jacqueline Brayman, team leader
Developing support for 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.