End of CO-OPS

Disappointing end to CO-OPS

It is with great disappointment that we are announcing the conclusion of the CO-OPS Collaboration initiative as at 30 June 2015. Read more.

Obesity Prevention Community Awards

2015 National Obesity Prevention Community Awards

CO-OPS recognises some of Australia’s leading obesity prevention initiatives by awarding its annual Obesity Prevention Community Awards. Congratulations to all winners.


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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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