Arkansas Coalition for Obesity Prevention (ArCOP) 

The Arkansas Coalition for Obesity Prevention (ArCOP) is made up of individuals from a diverse group of organizations. A list of member organizations is available as a link on the “About Us” page. Our coalition is structured around fourworking teams:  Access to Healthy Foods; Built Environment; Early Childhood and Schools; and Worksite Wellness. ArCOP's major project is Growing Healthy Communities. 

For more information: Arkansas Coalition for Obesity Prevention

Mission Vision and Goal

Mission: Improve the health of all Arkansas communities by increasing physical activity and healthy eating to reduce and prevent obesity.
Vision: All Arkansans value and practice healthy lifestyles through created and supported opportunities for physical activity and healthy eating. Goal: Increase the percentage of Arkansans of all ages who have access to healthy and affordable food and who engage in regular physical activity.