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States Stepping Up to Support Families and Reduce Adverse Childhood Experiences

Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs), which include families struggling to pay basic living expenses, can harm a child’s social, cognitive, and emotional functioning and increase their risk of chronic health problems, mental illness, and substance use in adulthood. This blog outlines CDC’s strategies for preventing ACEs and how states have played a critical role in enacting policies to support them.