SPOT for Community Wellness

Mailing Address: PO Box 237, Penasco, NM 87553
County of Location: Taos
Phone: 575-587-2200
NTEE Code: E- Health Care, K- Agriculture, Food, Nutrition, S- Community Improvement, Capacity Building, W- Public, Society Benefit
Mission Statement:

To improve the health and wellness of the people of Picuris Pueblo and the 16 villages in the Peñasco Independent School District. Health is defined holistically including physical, emotional, economic, educational, environmental and spiritual health.

Primary Programs:

SPOT Service Navigation Office is open Monday-Thursday from 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. We also have a Wellness Studio with yoga and other healing practices and an Art Maker Coop with weekly art sessions and bimonthly workshops, a Youth Center and other projects soon to come.

The SPOT for Community Wellness is a program of the Picuris-Peñasco Community Coalition. It is a public office open for information and referral services. The SPOT also runs both a clothing and food distribution, a summer youth agriculture program with Seeds of Change, a children's literacy program with the Rotary Club of Angel Fire, supports the work of Taos MEN, and hosts a health fair every year with the support of the Picuris-Peñasco Community Coalition and its members.

Populations Served: All Populations
Counties Served: Rio Arriba, Taos
Year Founded:


Annual Budget: $24,999 or less
Personnel: 1 to 5 FTE
Executive Director:

Amanda Bissell

Accepts inquiries: Accepts inquiries about volunteering
Nonprofit Status: Is fiscally sponsored by a 501(c)(3) nonprofit

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