ArCOP’s mission is to improve the health of all Arkansas communities by increasing physical activity and healthy eating to reduce and prevent obesity. We exist to raise awareness for our cause and bring change to the lives of those we serve in our community. With your help we can make a difference.
Applications are awarded on a monthly basis to communities (neighborhoods, schools, businesses), cities, and counties. Awards will state the year and recognition level of award. In order to retain Growing Healthy Community recognition status, communities must complete and submit the application by November 30th of each calendar year.
Complete application here.
In 2020, you might be wondering if being happy is something you could admit to—but even during challenging times, there are ways to boost your mood and try to celebrate the good things in life.
When it comes to living an altruistic life that can help make a difference for others, one of the most valuable things you can give your community is the gift of volunteering.
On average, a new habit takes approximately 30 days to develop, so don’t get discouraged if you struggle at first. Remain positive and focused on the goal.
Step out of your comfort zone, ask questions, get to know someone different than you. You might be surprised by how much this can enrich your life.