Thank you to all who supported and attended "Children Can Thrive: California's Response to Adverse Childhood Experiences."

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ACEs Summit Announcements
Our mission in the fight against ACEs and toxic stress is three-fold: prevent, screen and heal.
We are helping to prevent toxic stress
by raising national awareness among
those who have the power to
make a difference.
We screen all kids who walk through the Center's doors for Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and toxic stress.
We are a national leader in
developing the best ways to heal kids
experiencing toxic stress.
Building Resilience: Remarks from Nadine Burke Harris
By integrating primary care with mental health services, research, education, family support and advocacy--all through a trauma-informed lens--the CYW uses a unique and effective model to empower youth and families.
Victor G. Carrion, MD - Professor, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital; Director, Stanford Early Life Stress Research Program



@Large: Ai Weiwei on Alcatraz
September 27, 2014 - April 26, 2015     Alcatraz Island
Hours: Open daily except Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day COMMUNITY @CCESS I DISCOUNTED TICKETS Email: Guided Tours & Early Bird Tickets Details: Tickets are available from Alcatraz Cruises up to three months in advance. Early Bird exhibition tickets and special guided tours are available via the Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy.
African American Parent Advisory Council: 3rd Thursday of every month except December
2014: October 16, November 20; 2015: January 15, February 19, March 19, April 16, and May 21; 5:45pm-8pm     Leola Havard Early Education School Auditorium; 1520 Oakdale Ave
Join parents from around SFUSD to advocate for their children, learn about upcoming events for African American students and find out about SFUSD’s programs. Child care and dinner will be provided. Sponsored by the Office of Access and Equity: 415.401.2555 Thursdays - 2014: October 16, November 20 Thursdays - 2015: January 15, February 19, March 19, April 16, May 21 5:45pm-8pm