Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)
Childhood experiences, both positive and negative, have a tremendous impact on future violence victimization and perpetration, and lifelong health and opportunity. As such, early experiences are an important public health issue. Much of the foundational research in this area has been referred to as Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs).
Screening Tools for Health Providers
The Truth About ACEs
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Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health
Contact us by Phone
Our toll-free line provides information and referrals for community resources to help families obtain access to care.
We also provide health and safety consultation for childcare providers and for reproductive healthcare providers.
Contact information for all of our MCAH public health nurses and social workers.
MCAH Program and Staff Directory (PDF: 2 Mb)