Preventing Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) in Berlin
Berlin Prevention Works Coalition works with the CDC to understand ACEs and prevent them in our community. Learn how everyone can help prevent ACEs by using strategies to create safe, stable, nurturing relationships and environments for all children in Berlin, MD.
Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) can have a tremendous impact on future violence victimization and perpetration, and lifelong health and opportunity. As such, adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) are an important public health issue.
The Berlin Prevention Works Coalition is shared the most recent ACEs prevention resourced provided by the CDC during our Fall Coalition meeting in late October. This is a resource to help states and communities leverage the best available evidence to prevent ACEs from happening in the first place as well as lessen harms when ACEs do occur. It features six strategies drawn from the CDC Technical Packages to Prevent Violence.
As we continue to work with the CDC, it's important that we communicate the CDC's ACEs prevention strategy plan. There are six strategies mentioned below.
Additional information regarding ACEs can be found via the CDC website under Violence Prevention. You may also explore the resources below.