The Mount Aery Development Corporation (MADC) is a faith based community organization. Our goal is to transform lives through education, training and health related services to the unserved and under served in the greater Bridgeport area. The Ashe faith Project, an initiative MADC, serves as a community hub and safe haven for the underserved population. Of this population, we predominately serve people of color, marginalized, homeless and others in active addiction or early recovery.

Services Offered at

The Ashe Faith Project currently include:


•Naturopathic Clinic – offered in partnership with the University of Bridgeport, the naturopathic medicine clinic is designed to offer team-based medical care with a focus on patient education, natural and preventative diagnostics and therapeutics.

•The clinic is free and available on Mondays from 2:00 PM-6:00 PM, by appointment (203) 331-1544


•Sister Circle Bible Study – for women healing fro trauma.

Sisters Circle Bible Study meets the 3rd Tuesday of every month at 6:00 PM.


•FREE & Confidential Rapid HIV and Hep C Screenings- results in 20 minutes.


•Referrals and access to Medical Care and Case Management


•Narcan and Naloxone (the overdose drug) Training and Distribution- available upon request at no cost.


For information pertaining to any of our programs or to schedule an appointment for the naturopathic clinic,

please contact the Mount Aery Development Corporation at  203-331-1544.


All programs are free and open to the community. Schedules subject to change based on holidays and inclement weather.

The Mount Aery Development Corporation Board of Directors:

Rev Nancy Kingwood-Small, MS, MA

Executive Director

Pastor Anthony L. Bennett, DMin


Anna Washington, JD

Vice Chairperson

Effie Ferguson, MSW


Linda Smith, MS, MPH