It’s time to have a conversation about childhood trauma in Pima County.
- 44% of children in Arizona have experienced two or more adverse childhood events, nearly 14% more than the national average.
- 10,137 children in Pima County have experience five or more adverse childhood events.
- Of adults who experienced 1 – 3 adverse childhood events”
- 1 in 9 smokes
- 1 in 9 suffers from alcoholism
- 1 in 7 has heart disease
- 1 in 10 commits suicide
Join us and strengthen Tucson’s network of working to prevent childhood trauma in our community. Throughout the day, we will move from dialogue towards a common vision for how best to enhance the work we already do and uncover new approaches to prevent children in our community from experiencing traumatic events.
Where: 37 E. Pennington, Tucson, AZ, 85701
Time: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Register at: http://bit.ly/WellnessAndTraumaPreventionSummit