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 six working teams: Access to Healthy Foods; Built Environment; Early Childhood and Schools; Healthcare; Worksite Wellness; and Social Marketing. ArCOP has undertaken two major programs: Growing Healthy Communities and Be Our Voice...
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 preactice 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.
For more information: Arkansas Coalition for Obesity Prevention