What are ACES?

The term "ACEs" is an acronym for Adverse Childhood Experiences. ACEs affect people in all walks of life and can have a serious impact across a lifespan.  No one who has experienced significant adversity (ACEs) is damaged beyond repair, it's never too late to start re-wiring your stress response. By reducing a family's source of stress, providing children and adults with caring relationships and strengthening life skills, we can Prevent, Adapt and THRIVE!



R E S O U R C E S

Developing "Executive Functioning Skills" in young children (to help them learn to make better decisions which will assist them throughout their lives)




National Child Traumatic Stress Network

Sesame Street Community Toolkits, new kit on Trauma and Resilience

Heart-Mind Online - Temperament: Parent-Child "Fit"