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Hidden in Plain Sight Coming to Pelham

Filed in Events, Parents by on November 14, 2017 • views: 89
Hidden in Plain Sight Coming to Pelham

On November 29th, Pelham PACT and CCC are co-sponsoring ‘Hidden in Plain Sight’, an eye-opening parent awareness workshop. Explore a mock teenager bedroom set-up and learn how to identify hidden signs of substance use. Walk-throughs begin at 7:30 PM at The Manor Club, followed by a conversation and Q&A with Judy Mezey from Westchester County […]

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Pelham Middle School Youth Summit Permission Slips

Filed in Events, Parents, Uncategorized, Youth by on November 7, 2017 • views: 59
Pelham Middle School Youth Summit Permission Slips

Is your middle schooler interested in attending our 2017 Youth Summit, Social Media for Positive Leadership and Change? If so, please download the following permission slip, sign it, and return it to the main office at PMS by December 1st. 2017 MS Summit Permission Slip

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Pelham LOFT Hosts K-5 Waterpark Night at Kinetic

Filed in News, Parents, Youth by on November 2, 2017 • views: 41
Pelham LOFT Hosts K-5 Waterpark Night at Kinetic

Join Pelham LOFT this Friday, November 3rd from 4-6 PM at Kinetic Sports Club! Students in grades K-5 are invited to splash, slide and play in the sprinklers at Kinetic’s brand-new waterpark. Tickets are $15 per person and can be purchased here in advance. Fine print: Children ages 5 and under must be accompanied by […]

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PACT’s Community Advisory Council Meeting, Wednesday October 25th

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, Parents by on October 23, 2017 • views: 133
PACT’s Community Advisory Council Meeting, Wednesday October 25th

For over ten years, Pelham PACT has been on the front lines of supporting families and encouraging youth to make positive and substance-free choices. This Wednesday, we invite local businesses, community leaders, youth-serving organizations and fellow parents and community members to join us in conversation on  as we talk about what we have learned in […]

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PACT Town Hall this Wednesday, October 18th at 7PM

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, News, Parents by on October 17, 2017 • views: 46
PACT Town Hall this Wednesday, October 18th at 7PM

Join us for our PACT’s Town Hall, ‘The Sustainability of Pelham LOFT’ on October 18th at 7PM at Daronco Town House. Our summer interns will be presenting their work from this summer, which focuses on the sustainability of Pelham LOFT, and their plans for the upcoming year. We hope to see you there!

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PACT Town Hall POSTPONED

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, News, Parents by on October 4, 2017 • views: 60
PACT Town Hall POSTPONED

PACT’s Town Hall, ‘The Sustainability of Pelham LOFT’ originally scheduled for tonight, has been postponed. The event will now take place on October 18th at 7PM at Daronco Town House. We hope to see you there!

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Opioid Event Focuses on Awareness and Overdose Prevention

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, News, Parents by on September 29, 2017 • views: 99
Opioid Event Focuses on Awareness and Overdose Prevention

A crowd of parents, first responders and community leaders gathered in the Daronco Town House in September 26th to learn about opioid addiction and what communities like Pelham can do to combat it. The event was con-sponsored by Pelham PACT, Senator Jeff Klein and the New York State Office of Alcohol and Substance Abuse Services […]

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Internship Applications Now Open!

Filed in Internships, News, Parents, Youth by on May 18, 2017 • views: 678
Internship Applications Now Open!

Calling all teens! Apply Now to be a PACT Summer Intern! Applications for PACT’s summer internship program are now open! This paid summer internship program provides high school students with an opportunity to build leadership skills and experience by participating in youth-led community projects. These projects focus on supporting youth efforts to create an environment that […]

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It’s National Prevention Week!

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Parents, Youth by on May 15, 2017 • views: 353
It’s National Prevention Week!

May 15-20, 2017     Today kicks off National Prevention Week from SAMHSA, which focuses on prevention tools and tactics to keep teens and young adults from using and abusing alcohol, drugs, tobacco and other drugs. Each day throughout the week, we’ll be sharing personal stories from organizations across the country who are doing what […]

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May Marks National Mental Health Awareness Month

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Parents, Youth by on May 3, 2017 • views: 452
May Marks National Mental Health Awareness Month

Throughout the month of May, many organizations will celebrate National Mental Health Awareness Month, including the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), Mental Health America, and SAMHSA’s National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day on May 4. If your son broke his leg, you would go to the doctor, right? If your daughter had bronchitis, you […]

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Turn in Your Unused Drugs!

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Parents by on April 27, 2017 • views: 222
Turn in Your Unused Drugs!

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day: April 29   Saturday, April 29 is the Drug Enforcement Administration’s National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. Through this day, the DEA aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible way of disposing of prescription drugs, while also educating the general public about the potential for abuse of medications. If you […]

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PACT’s Community Advisory Meeting Shows Continued Need for Substance Use Prevention Programs in Pelham

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, News, Parents by on April 23, 2017 • views: 1566
PACT’s Community Advisory Meeting Shows Continued Need for Substance Use Prevention Programs in Pelham

Around 20 community members gathered at The Manor Club on April 20 for Pelham PACT Coalition’s Spring Community Advisory Council (CAC) meeting, a chance for the local community to come together and discuss issues impacting our youth. PACT Board Chair Kit Meyer gave brief introductory remarks, and then Coalition Director Laura Caruso gave updates on […]

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