IN THE NEWS | Ayanna Pressley Unveils Plan to Combat Childhood Trauma

“Ayanna Pressley Unveils Plan to Combat Childhood Trauma”

Bay State Banner

5 November 2020

by Morgan C. Mullings

U.S. Representative Ayanna Pressley is introducing a bill to fight childhood trauma, as children across the nation witness multiple crises that will shape their future. The STRONG Support for Children Act targets the root causes of childhood trauma and the inequities that contribute to it through grant funding for public health services. In a virtual conversation on Oct. 27, Pressley brought together several Boston residents who shared their thoughts on the toll of childhood trauma.