National Workshop 2015

Registrations and abstract submissions are now open for the 2015 CO-OPS National Workshop. Another great opportunity to learn, share and connect. Find out more.

Obesity prevention awards

Australian Obesity Prevention Community Awards. Get recognised in excellence in community-based approaches to prevent obesity. Applications are now open.

Changing jobs?

Changing jobs? Stay in touch with CO-OPS through LinkedIn

Given the uncertain funding context at present, it is perhaps more important than ever that we stay connected, to share our experiences, resources, and provide collegial support.


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If you are passionate about community-based obesity prevention, you are not alone. Join the CO-OPS network comprising health professionals, policy officers, researchers and clinicians. Registration is free and allows you to access CO-OPS resource library and forum.

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CO-OPS is an initiative funded by the Australian Government.

CO-OPS is the link between research, policy and practice to ensure best practice and ongoing cooperation in the promotion of healthy eating, regular physical activity and healthy weight as key factors to help prevent obesity and other chronic diseases.

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Advice and support

CO-OPS offers guidance and support and will be able to assist you with any queries relating to project planning, evaluation, data collection, resources and sustainability. We share information and evidence to ensure best practice in community-based obesity prevention initiatives.

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Tools and resources

Whether you are looking for tools, frameworks, sample questionnaires, evidence reviews, information on remote communities or evaluation of community-based healthy lifestyles initiatives, you will find it in the CO-OPS library.                                                                                                                  

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Connect with others

Because partnerships play a significant role in the success of community-based obesity prevention initiatives, CO-OPS places a great focus on creating networking opportunities. Our network is vast and the opportunities to connect are endless. CO-OPS online forum is a great place to start!

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