"The HEARTS Initiative provides a framework for idea generation regarding the circumstances and conditions we try to address, staff training concepts, as well as for conveying concepts to policy makers."
"As an organization committed to helping children and families overcome the effects of trauma, our status as founding member of the Capital Region’s ACE Think Tank and Action Team, and later the HEARTS Initiative is core and critical to our mission."
Policies responding to ACEs can save costly health expenses
. Preventing ACEs and ACE consequences is profitable for society as a whole.