AWARE : Adverse Childhood Experiences

What is Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)?

According to the CDC, Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) have a tremendous impact on future violence victimization and perpetration, and lifelong health and opportunity. Working together, we can help create neighborhoods, communities, and a world in which every child can thrive.
Read here for more info on Adverse Childhood Experiences from the CDC
Other resources on ACEs:
  1. Nadine Burke-Harris TED talk
  2. Clearinghouse of ACEs news and information
  3. Center for Youth Wellness  

Mechanisms by which Adverse Childhood

For more information, please contact:

Dr. Betsy Kindall, AWARE State Project Coordinator
Arkansas Department of Education
OUR Educational Cooperative
P.O. Box 610
Valley Springs, AR 72682
Phone: 870-302-3094