The Wellness Coalition – Avalon East is one of six wellness coalitions in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador. The coalition consists of community groups, schools, local government, non-government agencies and others interested in promoting wellness and improving the health and wellbeing of people in the Avalon East Region.
The Avalon East Region includes the St. John’s and Mount Pearl metropolitan areas, Bell Island, Conception Bay South, the Southern Shore to St. Shotts, and Torbay to Portugal Cove.
Wellness Coalitions are networks of organizations that want to improve the health and wellbeing of people in their regions. The Coalitions bring groups together to work on common issues. They provide leadership, coordination, and support.
Examples of organizations that make up the coalitions are:
Coalition activities may include:
Community organizations in the Avalon East region can join WCAE. The Avalon East Region includes:
Wellness Coalition-Avalon East is supported by: