ACES in communities that don’t feel safe

Additional anxieties and mental health issues can develop among children living in communities that don’t feel safe. 

Insights/Notes

Black children in Ohio are almost 2.5 times more likely to live in a neighborhood with litter or garbage.

Black children in Ohio are more than 1.5 times more likely to live in a neighborhood where this is vandalism.

Source(s):

National Survey on Children’s Health. Data is for all of Ohio