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Join PACT’s YLC and The Picture House for “Friday Night Frights” in October

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Parents, Youth by on September 27, 2016 • views: 316
Join PACT’s YLC and The Picture House for “Friday Night Frights” in October

Friday Night Frights is a series of teen events hosted by The Pelham Picture House in collaboration with the PACT Youth Leadership Council. Every Friday in October at 9:30pm, The Pelham Picture House will feature classic and modern horror films: The Shining, Nosferatu* with live score by The Invincible Czars, A Nightmare on Elm Street, and Rocky […]

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Come to our Town Hall Meeting on October 5!

Filed in Community/PACT, Parents, Youth by on September 19, 2016 • views: 205
Come to our Town Hall Meeting on October 5!

You are cordially invited to attend the Pelham PACT Coalition’s Town Hall Meeting on October 5, 2016, from 7-8:30pm at Daronco Town House. Come hear our summer interns present the results of a summer spent designing a new teen website, planning teen events, and creating a social media presence dedicated to Pelham teens. We’ve all […]

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Family Fun & Fitness Day!

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Parents by on September 7, 2016 • views: 231
Family Fun & Fitness Day!

FAMILY FUN & FITNESS DAY Games, Activities, Fitness, Health, Prizes, Giveaways and More! Saturday, September 17th | 9:30am – 2:30pm A-Game Sports, 856 Main St., New Rochelle 10801 Sponsored by: Experience the full 25,000 square foot state-of-the-art facility, as well as the new activities and programs at A-GAME SPORTS in New Rochelle! Meet our experienced coaches, […]

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What is Social-Emotional Learning? What does SEL have to do with PACT?

Filed in News, Parents by on September 7, 2016 • views: 265
What is Social-Emotional Learning? What does SEL have to do with PACT?

Here at Pelham PACT Coalition, we focus our time and resources on raising awareness of and efforts to prevent substance use and abuse. Our coalition attempts to empower youth to make healthy decisions, including the decision not to use or abuse drugs and alcohol. That commitment is made stronger the sooner that adults, parents, and […]

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Back-to-School Tips

Filed in Parents, We Connect. It Matters. by on September 5, 2016 • views: 0
Back-to-School Tips

Back-to-school is a busy and stressful time, whether you’re dealing with the transition to kindergarten, college, or anywhere in between. As kids go back to school this fall, they will face new challenges, and so will you as their parents. As school and schedules ramp up this fall, take time to TALK, CARE, GUIDE, and […]

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The 2016-17 Community Calendar of the Pelhams Now On Sale!

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Parents by on August 31, 2016 • views: 308
The 2016-17 Community Calendar of the Pelhams Now On Sale!

It’s here! The 2016-2017 Community Calendar of the Pelhams is now on sale at a location near you! Each calendar has the entire Pelham School calendar, as well as events from Pelham PACT and other local organizations, venues, and businesses. There is also ample room to write in doctor’s appointments, sports practices, and the like. […]

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Save the Date: Pelham PACT Events Fall 2016

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, News, Parents, Youth by on August 16, 2016 • views: 303
Save the Date: Pelham PACT Events Fall 2016

Fall is an extremely busy time here in Pelham, so save the dates for these upcoming Pelham PACT Coalition events, including our annual Town Hall where you can hear from our summer interns. And don’t worry—the Community Calendar of the Pelhams is on the way, so you can keep track of these events and more […]

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Resources on Social Media and Apps

Filed in News, Parents, Youth by on August 1, 2016 • views: 347
Resources on Social Media and Apps

According to Pew Research, 73% of teens have access to a smartphone, and Snapchat is now the most popular social networking app among teens, per the Piper Jaffray study “Taking Stock With Teens,” having ousted Instagram earlier this year. But many digital analysts predict that Snapchat won’t stay on top for long, as a majority […]

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Upcoming Prevention Training Events in Westchester

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, News, Parents by on July 18, 2016 • views: 311
Upcoming Prevention Training Events in Westchester

The Westchester Coalition for Drug and Alcohol Free Youth is sponsoring two prevention events this fall: one for parents and one for health and science teachers. Dr. Bertha K. Madras, Professor of Psychobiology in the Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, will present at both trainings. More information is below!     In Defense […]

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Summer Tips

Filed in Parents, We Connect. It Matters., Youth by on July 7, 2016 • views: 0
Summer Tips

Summer is a great time to model a healthy lifestyle and connect with your teen about making safe and smart decisions. Check out our resources below to learn how you can Talk, Care, Guide, and Model to savor the summer.

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Congratulations to the 2015-16 HOPP Award Recipients!

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Parents, Youth by on July 1, 2016 • views: 247
Congratulations to the 2015-16 HOPP Award Recipients!

As summer begins, PACT wishes to congratulate all of the Pelham high schoolers who were recipients of the HOPP (Heart of Pelham PACT) Award during the 2015-16 school year. The full poster is below, featuring all of the winners, and it will be displayed in businesses throughout town. The HOPP Award recognizes young people who demonstrate […]

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Heart of Pelham PACT (HOPP) Award Recipients for May 2016

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Parents, Youth by on June 23, 2016 • views: 297
Heart of Pelham PACT (HOPP) Award Recipients for May 2016

Pelham Memorial High School senior Kelly Knapp and junior Teddy Carey were honored with the May Heart of Pelham PACT (HOPP) Award. Through the HOPP Award, PACT is seeking to acknowledge those sometimes quiet achievements and contributions of students that may not ordinarily be recognized. The May HOPP Award is sponsored by the Pelham Civic […]

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