Pittsburgh Child Guidance Foundation supports initiatives able to deliver advocacy, prevention and aid to children experiencing homelessness in the Pittsburgh region.
The Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACE Study) is a research study conducted by Kaiser Permanente health maintenance organization and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Participants were recruited to the study between 1995 and 1997 and have been in long-term follow-up for health outcomes. The study has demonstrated an association between adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and health and social problems in adulthood. Read More