Make a Pledge

Pledge to do your part for your community

Highly recommend listing to this fascinating talk by @janehmul who we are delighted to announce has recently joined our 70/30 network! A fantastic continuation to our recent national LIVE call on #ACEs and the criminal justice system https://t.co/1OuYEeg3Tf #Trauma #ACEAware

I am honoured to endorse @7030Campaign via @WAVE_Trust. We all have a duty to reduce child maltreatment. We need better resource to tackle causes of poor attachment. Is your MP on this list https://t.co/mz5hcZfhS7? Urge them to join and be active member @first1001days

This links well to the Scottish Health Priority 2 emphasising the importance of early years #GCUNurse Have you heard to the 70/30 campaign? https://t.co/Zh1jZs7DpT @7030Campaign https://t.co/aNzTUunIwV

The impact on children living in households with domestic abuse, parental substance misuse and mental health issues is highlighted in our latest Voices of Children report https://t.co/CLHz8l6neo

Another great contribution towards reducing @ACEAwareNation ACEs and preparing our children for more successful lives. @7030Campaign @suzannezeedyk @GailRossSNP @bbcorkney @Liam4Orkney @tavishscott @MareeToddMSP @sallycroachy https://t.co/5tjOLFLS3U

Great infographic from @7030Campaign on the long-term impacts of childhood trauma. #abuseinsport

This autumn we're looking to connect with health professionals in South Manchester to chat about childhood trauma & our response to it. If you know health professionals in this area, let us know. We want as many people involved in this conversation as possible @7030Campaign

Please take a minute to like our Facebook page @ACEAawareMCR We're going to uploading as much information as possible to and it'll be a great way to find out more what's happening @7030Campaign @EmotionFocus @CllrMaryM @CllrSLynch @TimpFoundation

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Share your Pledge and Spread the Word

We’re thrilled that you’ve decided to make a pledge and can’t wait to hear how you plan to make a difference in your community. It’s important to spread the word and get the message heard, so we ask that you let others know of the task you plan to undertake and the difference you hope to make. Remember to include #pledgefor7030 and tag @7030Campaign.

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Support in Times of Need

Offer to be an emergency contact for someone.

Provide information about local family support services.

Get groceries for someone who’s in need of support.

Provide emotional support for someone in need.

Support a new parent e.g. offer to babysit or provide childcare or cook them a meal.

Ask a school head teacher to host a community resource night so that you and other parents can see what your community offers.

Parental Resilience

Join a new parenting group.

Make time for yourself / have some ‘you time’ e.g. take a nap, read, do something you love!

Arrange a date night with your partner.

Use positive thinking e.g. tell yourself that you are doing a great job/ the best that you can.

Offer to help friends/neighbours with chores so they get a break to recharge their batteries.

Social and Emotional Competence in Children

Celebrate and support the achievements of your children.

Encourage a child to teach you something new.

Give your child a hug.

Read with your child.

Knowledge of Childhood and Parenting

Subscribe to a magazine or online newsletter about parenting and child development.

Join a local parenting class.

Share information about ways to prevent child maltreatment through your social media channels (twitter or Facebook).

Click here to access some of WAVE Trust’s resources!

Social Connections

Meet your neighbour.

Organise a local activity in your community.

Join a new community group.

Link up to an existing community service.

Make some time to see your friends/family in a social setting.

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