Healthy Start: ACEs Resources

Helpful Resources: ACEs in Oklahoma

Nearly 20% of Oklahoma children have faced two or more adverse childhood experiences in their lifetime. According to latest America’s Health Rankings (2020 edition), Oklahoma ranks as the 6th highest state for children with 2+ adverse childhood experiences at 19.8%. Community Service Council’s Healthy Start team compiled these resources to raise awareness on the effects ACEs can have on a child’s life.

Additional Resources

The Deepest Well: Healing the Long-Terms Effects of Childhood Adversity by Nadine Burke Harris, M.D.