PH Annual Report

Adverse Childhood Experiences could be affecting 1 in 2 adults in Cumbria

Adverse Childhood Experiences are the focus of this year’s Public Health Annual Report from Cumbria’s Director of Public Health online at

This year’s Public Health Annual Report describes what ACEs are and the impact that they can have on both individuals and communities and attempts to estimate the scale of the problem in Cumbria. It then goes on to explore what can be done to prevent ACEs and to mitigate against their effects. Finally, it identifies the work that is being done across Cumbria to address this problem and makes recommendations for future strategy.

Read the report in full.