Allied Community Cooperative c/o Allied Wellness CenterAllied Community Cooperative c/o Allied Wellness Center
The Allied Wellness Center is a neighborhood center with the purpose of promoting health and wellness of the mind, body and spirit of people living in the Allied, Belmar, Dunn’s Marsh neighborhoods. "Creating a healthy community" has been Susan... Read more
The Allied Wellness Center is a neighborhood center with the purpose of promoting health and wellness of the mind, body and spirit of people living in the Allied, Belmar, Dunn’s Marsh neighborhoods.
"Creating a healthy community" has been Susan’s vision and inspiration to develop as the Allied Wellness Center continues its goal of providing diverse health programs and interventions essential to residents living in the Allied neighborhood, an underserved ethnic community with many social problems.
It’s our hope that the Center will bring all of the community members and service partners together to continue to strengthen the foundation of the neighborhood, and to serve as a bridge for the residents to take an important step toward creating a healthier life style.
The Allied Community Co-op is a Cooperative that helps to connect the residents of Allied Dunns Marsh Neighborhood to economic educational and wellness resources in the community and works to empower residents to achieve self sufficiency through skills building that leads to neighborhood leadership.
Our Core Organizations are
The Dane County Timebank- an alternative economy and economic democracy exchange program
Joining Forces for Families which provides housing, transportation and employment assistance and training and computer literacy assistance
Allied Wellness Center which has a community leadership program called welcomers, community health workers and nurses, AODA counseling Breakfast Club and nutrition education
Allied Dunns Marsh Neighborhood Assocation which has several programs such as Youth Mentoring, Food Pantry and Mosiac Building
Mothers in the Neighborhood a Coop Project that provides parent engagement
Madison Apprenticeship Program - provides education and literacy assistance.