Arkansas Cancer Coalition

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Arkansas Department of Health- Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities

Contact Information

4815 West Markham Street, Little Rock, Little Rock, AR 72205
Detailed Information

Services:

Provides technical assistance, referrals and resources pertaining to the needs of minority populations to all ADH Centers.
Promotes awareness of health issues related to unequal treatment and social determinants of health in Arkansas with internal and external partners.
Collaborates with the ADH, AMHC, ACHI, and UAMS to improve state health data collection, use, and dissemination strategies.
Serves as a link to the federal OMH and state data resource regarding minority health and health disparities in Arkansas.
Educates the public about health disparities to increase awareness and capacity for health promotion and disease prevention in Arkansas.
Ensures representation of diverse populations in state health planning, program development and awareness initiatives, and leadership positions within the ADH.
Promotes cultural competency, understanding and trust among internal and external partners in Arkansas.
Supports the development and dissemination of information, strategies, and policies which contribute to the improved health outcomes of minority populations in Arkansas.

Counties Served
Arkansas, Ashley, Baxter, Benton, Boone, Bradley, Calhoun, Carroll, Chicot, Clark, Clay, Cleburne, Cleveland, Columbia, Conway, Craighead, Crawford, Crittenden, Cross, Dallas, Desha, Drew, Faulkner, Franklin, Fulton, Garland, Grant, Greene, Hempstead, Hot Spring, Howard, Independence, Izard, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson, Lafayette, Lawrence, Lee, Lincoln, Little River, Logan, Lonoke, Madison, Marion, Miller, Mississippi, Monroe, Montgomery, Nevada, Newton, Ouachita, Perry, Phillips, Pike, Poinsett, Polk, Pope, Praire, Pulaski, Randolph, Saline, Scott, Searcy, Sebastian, Sevier, Sharp, St. Francis, Stone, Union, Van Buren, Washington, White, Woodruff, Yell

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