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Commission to present forum on helping children through adversity

 

October 24, 2013



The Snohomish County Children’s Commission is presenting a forum on adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 4 at the Henry M. Jackson High School Annex in Mill Creek.

The forum will provide information on how adverse childhood experiences impact families and children, what tools families have to overcome adversity, and how to build a positive future. Learn how ACEs can impact families and what changes promote hope and resiliency.

The Henry M. Jackson High School Annex is located at 1508 136th St SE in Mill Creek. A light dinner will be served from 6:30 to 7 p.m. Supervised childcare will be provided for children ages five and older.

Please RSVP number of adults and number of children attending to 425-388-7200 or email Monica.summerset@snoco.org.

The Snohomish County Children’s Commission advises the Snohomish County Executive Office and Human Services Department staff on matters related to the administration and enhancement of children’s programs. The children’s commission ACEs forum is supported by the following community partners: Snohomish County Early Childhood Education and Assistance Program (ECEAP), Everett School District, Henry M. Jackson High School PTSA, Mill Creek Rotary, and Mill Creek Business Association.

For more information, please visit http://www.wevaluekids.org.

 

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