Now that summer is approaching, some Arkansans might be wondering if they can make healthier food choices not only for themselves but for their kids during the fast-approaching summer break.


Kroger is Cabot is hosting program next Wednesday, May 17, to help local residents make better informed decisions on proper food choices.


“Having a hard time finding out what foods are healthy? Trying to figure out how to buy healthy foods on a budget? Come to the Grocery Store Tour,” reads the program’s official release. “Learn how to choose healthy foods while saving money.”


All participants will receive a $10 gift card to shop at Kroger during the day. The grocery store is located at 1295 W. Main St., Cabot. For more information, call 870-347-3461.


The event is being sponsored by AR Care. “The mission of ARcare is ‘Health for All,’ with a focus on customer health, community health, employee health, and organizational health. Our mission is at the core of every activity we pursue,” according to the AR Care release.


The vision of ARcare is to be the largest primary care provider in Arkansas, the provider of first choice in our communities, and a national leader of community health centers.


ARcare serves all of rural Arkansas with locations in Augusta, Bald Knob, Batesville, Batesville-Southside, Brinkley, Cabot, Carlisle, Cherry Valley, Conway, Cotton Plant, Des Arc, England, Hazen, Heber Springs, Horseshoe Bend, Jonesboro, Kensett, Lake City, Lonoke, McCrory, Mayflower, Melbourne, Newport, Parkin, Searcy, Swifton, and Wynne.


The doctors, dentists, and healthcare professionals at ARcare work to provide access to medical and dental services to all in Arkansas.


“ Patients at ARcare include people with insurance, those without insurance, and those with not enough insurance. Our Health Care Home not only has the healthcare services you need, but also financial assistance and guidance to enable your entire family to be healthy and happy,” according to the release.