CREATING A POSITIVE ENVIRONTMENT FOR ACE VICTIMS.
Adverse Childhood Experiences
"Philanthropists at Work (PAW) reponds to ACEs and seeks to build PE/ACE in Africa. An ACE Think Tank and Action Teams participant collaborating with Troy Housing Authority, Aminata Diaw and colleagues support the development of regional peace processes."
PAW's goal is to bring awareness and prevent Child Abuse by providing education and inspiring hope to everyone involved in abuse and neglect of babies, toddlers, and children. Its long-term objective is to provide leadership to promote and implement prevention efforts at both the national and supra-national levels with a focus on valuing children, strengthening families and engaging communities.
"people can heal from adverse childhood experiences. Neen's story illustrates the consequences that untreated trauma has on individuals and society at-large, including mental health problems, addiction, homelessness and incarceration. Today, she is a nationally renowned speaker and educator on the devastation of trauma and the hope"