Early Success Stories

Change can take time, but every success improves our capabilities to care for our communities. Explore four powerful, successful programs below.

Featured States


CDC's Firearm Injury Surveillance Through Emergency Rooms (FASTER) program provides surveillance data in near-real time on emergency visits for nonfatal firearm injuries.

New Mexico

Learn more


CDC's Preventing Adverse Childhood Experiences: Data to Action (PACE:D2A) program supports adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) monitoring and prevention.


Learn more

Comprehensive Suicide Prevention

With a special focus on vulnerable populations, CDC's Comprehensive Suicide Prevention program enables states to implement and evaluate a public health approach to suicide prevention.


Learn more


Learn more