Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) Prevention

Preventing ACEs and trauma.

School Bus & Children

According to the CDC, ACEs have been linked to risky health behaviors, chronic health conditions, low life potential, and even early death.

Resources to Prevent Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)

PACEs Connection

An ever-growing social network connecting those who are implementing trauma-informed and resilience-building practices based on ACEs science. The network’s 40,000+ members share their best practices, while inspiring each other to grow the ACEs movement. Learn more here >>

Georgia PACEs Connection

We support safe, stable, nurturing relationships and environments for children, youth and families by promoting change in organizations, systems, policies and social norms across the state. Learn more here >>

Harvard University Center on the Developing Child

The mission of the Center on the Developing Child is to drive science-based innovation that achieves breakthrough outcomes for children facing adversity. Learn more here >>

Resilience: The Biology of Stress and The Science of Hope

A documentary by James Redford View documentary here >>

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation supports research and programs throughout the nation that are working to build a Culture of Health. View their resources here >>

Prevent Child Abuse Georgia

We envision a state where all children and families thrive in safe, stable, nurturing relationships and environments. We work to increase public awareness and implementation of programs and practices that PREVENT child abuse and neglect by developing trainings, educating communities, and connecting families to needed resources. View their resources here >>