The COVID-19 vaccine is now available to teens in Arkansas 12 years and older. Dr. Jessica Snowden, chief of pediatric infectious disease at Arkansas Children’s was interviewed by KATV and addressed questions about the safety of the vaccine for the youth population.Read more
Children across Arkansas are born and raised in all types of family and community environments. A child's surroundings significantly influence their physical, mental and behavioral health during their lifetime. As the leading healthcare advocate for children in the state, Arkansas Children's takes a whole-child approach to wellness. We are committed to partnerships that build healthy neighborhoods and help eliminate negative childhood experiences like food insecurity.