Over the course of the ACEs Screening Learning Collaborative, Docs for Tots implemented universal ACEs screening in three sites in partnership with the Center for Youth Wellness – a private practice, a federally qualified health center, and a large academic institution. There is a plan to expand to the remaining Long Island Federally Qualified Health System in Nassau County, including three school-based centers, as well as a Federally Qualified Health Center affiliated with NYU.
Community Spotlight Interview Series Docs for Tots interviewed physicians, mental health providers, and community partners about their work with ACEs Feride Castillo, Empowerment Collaborative of Long Island Dr. Richard Honigman, Central Nassau Pediatrics
ACEs Connection Community We created an ACEs Connection Community intended to be an online platform for child health providers, child care providers, mental health professionals, and community-based organizations to come together to promote a more trauma-informed community on Long Island.
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Investing in quality early learning programs is the most efficient way to affect school and life success and to reduce social expenditures later.
Docs for Tots works to ensure children’s healthy development and future success. We bring together children’s doctors and communities to promote practices, policies and investments in children from prenatal to age five.