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VAPING UPDATE: AN EYE-OPENING VIDEO AND TIPS FOR PARENTS

Filed in Parents by on May 9, 2018 • views: 545
VAPING UPDATE: AN EYE-OPENING VIDEO AND TIPS FOR PARENTS

Watch this short, eye-opening video by two Scarsdale students about teen addiction to e-cigarettes. Good Morning America recently aired a segment on the video and the alarming trend. Senator Schumer is working to ban kid-friendly e-cigarettes. Meanwhile, here are some helpful tips for parents:  

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RESCHEDULED: Sexting and Internet Safety for our Youth

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, News, Parents by on March 18, 2018 • views: 278
RESCHEDULED: Sexting and Internet Safety for our Youth

Join us at the Daronco Town House on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at 7pm to hear from Assistant District Attorney, Laura Forbes on situations affecting the young people in our area and how we can protect them. Co-sponsored by Pelham School District, Village of Pelham PD and Village of Pelham Manor PD. Community discussion and Q&A encouraged. Adult only please!

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Tonight’s PACT speaker is CANCELLED due to weather!!

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, News, Parents by on March 13, 2018 • views: 202
Tonight’s PACT speaker is CANCELLED due to weather!!

PACT’s Transition speaker, Karen Jacobus, from Mt. Holyoke College is cancelled for tonight, March 13th, due to snow. Please stay tuned for a re-scheduled date. So sorry for the inconvenience!

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RESCHEDULED: PACT Brings ‘Transitions’ Event to Pelham on March 13th

Filed in Events, News, Parents by on March 5, 2018 • views: 886
RESCHEDULED: PACT Brings ‘Transitions’ Event to Pelham on March 13th

On May 1, Pelham PACT presents the first in a three-part community series that focuses on transitions that youth face in their journey toward becoming adults. The first, titled “Let’s Not Do This in the Parking Lot: Hopes and Fears for Soon-to-be-Grads (and their parents!) focuses on the process that happens when our young people […]

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HOPP Award Winners: 2017-2018

Filed in Parents by on February 27, 2018 • views: 0
HOPP Award Winners: 2017-2018

Pelham Memorial High School senior Owen Anastas and Pelham Memorial High School senior Jared Morel are the recipients of the Winter 2018 Heart of Pelham PACT (HOPP) Award! Thank you to our sponsors, Alice DeNormandie, Founder of Pelham PACT and the Pelham Civics Association. Their generosity makes this award possible for Pelham youth. Owen Anastas […]

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Announcing our Winter 2018 HOPP Winners!

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Parents, Youth by on February 27, 2018 • views: 283
Announcing our Winter 2018 HOPP Winners!

Congratulations to the Winter 2018 HOPP Award Recipients: Owen Anastas and Jared Morel Pelham Memorial High School senior Owen Anastas and Pelham Memorial High School senior Jared Morel are the recipients of the Winter 2018 Heart of Pelham PACT (HOPP) Award! Thank you to our sponsors, Alice DeNormandie, Founder of Pelham PACT and the Pelham […]

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Angst Shines a Light on Youth Anxiety and Draws a Crowd to The Picture House

Filed in Internships, News, Parents by on January 2, 2018 • views: 1155
Angst Shines a Light on Youth Anxiety and Draws a Crowd to The Picture House

A crowd of nearly 150 parents, students, and educators gathered at The Picture House on January 17th for a screening of Angst, a documentary film that portrays the struggles young people face when in coping with anxiety. The event, which was co-sponsored by Pelham PACT, Pelham SEPTA and Community Care Center, sought to draw local […]

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‘Hidden in Plain Sight’ Teaches Parents to Spot Signs of Hidden Substance Use

Filed in Events, Parents by on November 14, 2017 • views: 354
‘Hidden in Plain Sight’ Teaches Parents to Spot Signs of Hidden Substance Use

Being able to recognizing signs of substance use was the primary message of a workshop at the Manor Club on November 29th — being surprised at how ill-equipped they were to do that prior to the presentation was the near-universal feeling of those who attended. Two dozen Pelham parents learned to identify vape pens, flasks […]

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Pelham Middle School Youth Summit Permission Slips

Filed in Events, Parents, Uncategorized, Youth by on November 7, 2017 • views: 340
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: 312
Pelham LOFT Hosts K-5 Waterpark Night at Kinetic

Back by popular demand! Pelham LOFT is hosting a Waterpark night on Friday, January 19th 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 will be onsale next week. Fine print: Children ages […]

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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: 371
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: 259
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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