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

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 […]

NOW to host 5th Annual Road Race at Alexander’s Lake

On Sunday, June 26, 2016, hundreds of walkers and runners will take part in the 5th Annual NOW 3.5 Mile Road Race. The event is a fundraiser for local non-profit, Northeast Opportunities for Wellness, Inc. and all ages are welcome to attend. Measuring approximately 3.74 miles, the course follows a scenic route along Alexander’s Lake, […]

2nd Annual NOW Touch-A-Truck comes to the Thompson Speedway May 21 & 22, 2016

The NOW Touch-A-Truck will return for its second year of family fun on Saturday, May 21 and Sunday, May 22 at the Thompson Speedway. The event, which saw over 1,000 people in 2015, will be open to the public from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm each day.  Children and adults are invited to attend and […]

Upcoming Events

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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.