This organization is dedicated to transforming the child welfare system to center lived experiences. They operate as a research and development lab.
This toolkit was created by the MARC Foundation to support and encourage cross-sector networks in trauma-informed policy and advocacy efforts. The toolkit compiles examples of cross-sector trauma-informed policy and practice from around the country. For leaders looking to better understand the role of policy and advocacy in the ACEs, Resilience, and Trauma (ART) movement this
This is a great resource for other tribal communities or organizations who are interested in developing a curriculum for youth that improves cognitive-behavioral life skills. The Healing of the Canoe Project is a collaborative project between the Suquamish Tribe, the Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe and the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute, University of Washington. Both
Preventing Childhood Toxic Stress: Partnering With Families and Communities to Promote Relational Health
This policy statement from the American Academy of Pediatrics describes how relational health can be employed to build resilience and mitigate childhood toxic stress by partnering with families and communities. A paradigm shift from a problem-focused model to a solution-based approach would actively engage youth and their families in developing strategies to cope with current
Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina is amplifying their Connections Matters Congregation, a faith-based organization for people in the community who are invested in preventing childhood trauma. This document describes what this means and provides links to additional resources.
This webinar discusses Restore Hope Arkansas’ work in transforming Arkansas’ foster care system and highlights the process of creating and using strategy maps as a strategic framework to align many stakeholders, leverage innovative technology, and effectively engage community partners. The recording is available on-demand.
This webpage is a PACEs Connection community of library professionals and library supporters who seek to share ACEs Science with institutions, organizations, and communities; explore and implement trauma-informed approaches; and build community resilience through our programs, practices and publications. These libraries also includes a community for advocation of the bio/psycho/social well being of foster children.
The Community Prevention Initiative (CPI) provides substance use disorder prevention (SUD Pv) training and technical assistance and capacity building services to support SUD Pv workforce development throughout California. CPI seeks to empower people to successfully respond to the dynamic, complex, and shifting SUD Pv needs across the state.
The Cape Fear Collective is an organization driving systemic change in southeastern North Carolina through partnerships with community organizations and employing data science. Its efforts seek to visualize opportunities for systemic change to better direct financial resources to achieve equity.
ACEs Matter is an organization whose mission is to start conversations about ACEs in every community that wants to break generational cycles of child abuse, dysfunction, and neglect through prevention, intervention, and education. They envision educating every home, business, and school in a marginalized community to reduce ACEs’ generational transmission.