Health Initiatives

For the past twenty-five years, Agape Community Center has provided leadership regarding the physical health needs of the population, particularly the large number of uninsured and underinsured individuals living in the service area.  For more information on these programs, please call 414.464.4440.

 

Backpack Project

The Backpack Project is designed to promote and teach children about good nutritional habits and how to prepare healthy snacks and meals safely at home on their own during the weekend.

           

 

Exercise Opportunities

Agape hosts various health and fitness workshops, and features an exercise room with high-quality equipment.  All are invited to join the workshops or utilize the exercise room. 

Berry Well Health Center

Through Columbia St. Mary's College of Nursing, the Berry Well Health Center will have nursing students providing health care services to the community every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday 10am to 2pm.

   

 

 

Milwaukee Childhood Obesity Prevention Project

Agape is pleased to take part in collaborative research regarding childhood obesity prevention with the United Neighborhood Centers of Milwaukee (UNCOM) and the Medical College of Wisconsin.  More information can be found at:

 www.uncom-milw.org/MCOPP/