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Programs

Wellness programs for residents by residents and staff. Some programs may be inclusive of the greater Madison community.

Allied Area Partnership Toward Recovery

Allied Area Partnership Toward Recovery

Allied Area Partnership Towards Recovery is a collaborative project developed by ARC Community Services, Inc; the Allied Wellness Center; Dane County Human Services Joining Forces for Families–Allied; and the Allied Dunn's Marsh Neighborhood Association to provide neighborhood-based, peer outreach AODA pre-entry support services, and HIV support. For more information, email Gloria Manadier-Farr at alliedwellnesscenter@gmail.com.

Allied Welcomers

Allied Welcomers

Be a friendly contact for new residents moving into the neighborhood. Socialize and meet people! Call to sign up. Meets the third Friday of every month 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. at the Allied Wellness Center. For more information, email Gloria Manadier-Farr at alliedwellnesscenter@gmail.com.

Allied Community Co-op

Allied Community Co-op

Carmella D. Harris
The co-op ensures that information gets out to the community on news, events, and community meetings. This happens by the way of emails to agencies/organizations, door to door distribution, or setting up a building captain system. Various events include: Taste of Allied, food festivals, Allied Co-op meetings and the Back to School celebration. For more information, email Carmella at alliedwellnesscenter@gmail.com.

The Breakfast Club

The Breakfast Club

The Breakfast Club was established to give neighborhood residents a safe space to discuss overall wellness. The club meets on the first and third Mondays of every month from 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Enjoy a healthy balanced meal to begin your work week! Para mas informacion mande un correo electrónico a Gloria Manadier-Farr a alliedwellnesscenter@gmail.com.

Brotherhood

Brotherhood

The Brotherhood Group is a unique, predominately black-led group of adolescent boys from the Allied Neighborhood who meet regularly to support each other and develop leadership skills. As one member states: “The Brotherhood gives us an alternative to being on the streets…our mission is to build a better relationship with each other and be productive. They have speakers, go on field trips, sponsor a neighborhood basketball tournament, read a common book, help at neighborhood association monthly meals, and other community activities. For more information, email Gloria Manadier-Farr at alliedwellnesscenter@gmail.com.

Community Health Workers

Community Health Workers

We are trusted residents of the Allied Drive community who can offer emotional support, perform home visits, assist community members to use healthy behaviors, provide services such as blood pressure and glucose screening, and provide information on resources related to health and well-being such as health insurance, housing, food, transportation. For more information, email Gloria Manadier-Farr at alliedwellnesscenter@gmail.com.

Grandparents Raising their Childrens’ Children

Grandparents Raising their Childrens’ Children (GROCC)

Carmella D. Harris
All grandparents raising a child and other relative caregivers share a common need: the need for education and support. This program assists grandparents understand the specific issues surrounding their situation, knowledge of best parenting and guidance practices, and support to provide the care a child needs. For more information, email Carmella at alliedwellnesscenter@gmail.com.

Mothers in the Neighborhood

Mothers in the Neighborhood

TBA. For more information, email Gloria Manadier-Farr at alliedwellnesscenter@gmail.com.

Prayer Meeting and Bible Study

Prayer Meeting and Bible Study

Sponsored by the African American Council of Churches. Meets every Tuesday 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. For more information, email Gloria Manadier-Farr at alliedwellnesscenter@gmail.com.

Walkie Talkies

Walkie Talkies

Get some exercise and connect with others. Meets: TBA. For more information, email Gloria Manadier-Farr at alliedwellnesscenter@gmail.com.