Welcome to WAVE

Developing and implementing solutions to reduce adverse childhood experiences (ACEs)

 About us

In 2018 we opened our Scottish Office at 52 Woodyett Road Clarkston Glasgow

Tel: 0141 230 3992


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What we do

  • We undertake cutting edge research and identify global best practice
  • We create trauma informed preventive solutions and action plans
  • We work directly with communities across the UK and with policy-makers to put these solutions into practice

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70/30 Pioneer Communities

In 2016, WAVE Trust launched the first ACE Prevention Pioneer Community pilot in Northern Ireland to create a reduction in child maltreatment. This is the next key step in achieving 70/30 – reducing child maltreatment by 70% by 2030 by taking a primary preventive approach. We call this 'turning off the taps'.