Welcome to NOW. We are dedicated to making a positive impact in the lives of Quiet Corner children by insuring each child’s access to fitness, nutrition, and athletics.

Recent Updates

NOW Looks for Support on Giving Tuesday – November 29th 2016

Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Giving Tuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving. Please consider supporting Northeast Opportunities for Wellness on Giving Tuesday, as every gift we receive will help us continue to provide scholarship opportunities and […]

Northeast Opportunities for Wellness Gives Thanks for Community Response to Recent Theft

On Wednesday, October 19, 2016 Northeast Opportunities for Wellness announced that $610 in raffle proceeds had been stolen at the non-profit’s A Taste for NOW – A Taste for Life event, held on Friday October 14 at The Mansion at Bald Hill Banquet facility. The announcement was shared by local media and reaction from the […]

We’re Hiring a Programming Coordinator

NOW Programming Coordinator Description: Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides opportunities in sports, fitness, and nutrition for children ages 3-14 who otherwise may not be able to afford such opportunities, is seeking a part-time Programming Coordinator to manage NOW’s Fitness & Nutrition programs, education and community outreach. Compensation: $13.00-$17.00 per […]

5th Annual A Taste for NOW set to return to The Mansion at Bald Hill on October 14th

Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc. (NOW) will hold its 5th Annual A Taste for NOW, A Taste for Life on Friday, October 14th from 6:00 to 9:00 pm at The Mansion at Bald Hill Banquet Center. The event has become a celebrated annual tradition for the nonprofit, with over 200 people attending and over $11,000 […]

Exchange Club to merge with NOW

The Exchange Club of Northeast Connecticut is pleased to announce that it will merge its club membership and activities with those of Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc. (NOW).  Both organizations share similar missions for strengthening communities and serving the children and families in Northeast Connecticut. The Boards of both organizations recently agreed to move forward […]

Upcoming Events

Free Running Clinic at Tourtellotte – Ages 6-13

March 5, 2017
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Join us for a FREE running clinic open to ages 6-13! Tourtellotte Coaches Deb Spinelli and Beth Teneyck will teach a variety of skills, including: ABC’s of Running, Stretching, Sprinting, Relay, Hurdles, and Much More! Participants should bring a water bottle and arrive wearing gym clothes and sneakers.

Seeing Pink?

NOW has adopted a flock of adorable pink flamingos, but they’re getting impatient for some sunlight and fresh air after being cooped up all winter. Because of this, we have decided to let them help us raise money for our mission of supporting the youth in The Quiet Corner.

Important News

Annual Appeal

It is our hope to expand our outreach program, so that we may better identify children with the greatest need. We would also like to include children with special needs, expand our facilities, and perhaps offer additional clinics in golf, lacrosse, volleyball, tennis, and baseball, as well as other healthy activities. You can help through our Annual Appeal.