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
Improve the health of all Arkansas communities by increasing physical activity and healthy eating to reduce and prevent obesity.
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.