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Prevention Resources for Summer

Filed in News, Parents by on June 21, 2016 • views: 319
Prevention Resources for Summer

It’s time for the lazy, crazy, hazy days of summer! But summer also means there is an increased risk that teenagers will use drugs or alcohol during the more relaxed summer months. According to Bradford Health Services, most teens first try drugs or alcohol during the summer, and by the end of the summer, 940,400 […]

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End-of-Year Parties for PMS Students

Filed in News, Parents, Youth by on June 13, 2016 • views: 280
End-of-Year Parties for PMS Students

All Pelham Middle School students finishing 6th, 7th, or 8th grades are invited to join Pelham PACT for two end-of-year parties the week of June 20: a Kinetic Sports Party or a Pelham Country Club Bowling Party. Sign up at the PMS office. Cash or checks (made out to Pelham PACT) will be accepted at […]

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Prom Tips

Filed in Community/PACT, Parents, We Connect. It Matters. by on May 31, 2016 • views: 0
Prom Tips

Make plans for Prom—and talk about them together. PMHS Junior Prom is later this month—with Senior Prom coming up in June—so now is a great time to talk with your teen about staying safe during this exciting evening. Partnership for Drug-Free Kids has a checklist with items to discuss and finalize with your prom-going teen, […]

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The Hunting Ground Screening and Panel Discussion on May 23

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, Parents, Youth by on May 17, 2016 • views: 356
The Hunting Ground Screening and Panel Discussion on May 23

Pelham’s Community Care Center, PACT, The Women’s Empowerment Club & The Pelham Picture House present a screening of The Hunting Ground, a 1-hour documentary film about sexual assault on college campuses. The screening, held on May 23 at 7:00pm, will be  followed by a panel discussion featuring Rebecca Zipkin, staff attorney at Sanctuary for Families, and Megan Wilen, LCSW, counselor at […]

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PACT Is Hiring a New Executive Director!

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Parents by on April 28, 2016 • views: 387
PACT Is Hiring a New Executive Director!

PACT seeks a dynamic and collaborative Executive Director to embrace the mission, execute the strategic plan and direct the day to day operations of its substance use prevention and youth development efforts.

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PACT Town Hall March 15 — Screening of Beyond Measure

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, News, Parents, Youth by on March 1, 2016 • views: 361
PACT Town Hall March 15 — Screening of Beyond Measure

Tuesday, March 15th  ♦  7:00 p.m.   ♦  The Picture House     The Picture House, PACT, The Pelham Education Foundation and Pelham PTA Council Co-Host Screening of New Education Documentary BEYOND MEASURE Follow-Up to Critically-Acclaimed Film Race to Nowhere On Tuesday, March 15th at 7:00 p.m. The Picture House Regional Film Center, PACT, the Pelham Education […]

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PACT Is Looking for a Social Marketing Manager/Project Coordinator

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Parents, Uncategorized by on February 18, 2016 • views: 380
PACT Is Looking for a Social Marketing Manager/Project Coordinator

PACT is Hiring! Are you looking for a way to make an im-PACT in the lives of Pelham’s youth?  PACT is looking for a new part-time Social Marketing Manager / Project Coordinator.  The position drives PACT’s public facing work, managing the coalition’s multi-faceted communication plan and coordinating member and community programming.  The ideal candidate will have strong […]

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PMHS Freshmen Jennifer Bell and Joey Silva Are Recipents of the January HOPP (Heart of Pelham PACT) Award

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Parents, Youth by on February 9, 2016 • views: 276
PMHS Freshmen Jennifer Bell and Joey Silva Are Recipents of the January HOPP (Heart of Pelham PACT) Award

Pelham Memorial High School freshmen Jennifer Bell and Joey Silva were honored with the January 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 January HOPP Award is sponsored by Art Scinta of Houlihan […]

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Talk on “Teen Suicide, Mental Health and Prevention” This Thursday, February 11 at The Manor Club

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, Parents, Youth by on February 9, 2016 • views: 262
Talk on “Teen Suicide, Mental Health and Prevention” This Thursday, February 11 at The Manor Club

Suicide is the third leading cause of death for youth age 10-24, according the National Alliance on Mental Illness. With the recent tragic loss of two Fordham Prep students, many parents are seeking information to better inform their discussions with their teens about suicide and understanding what they can do to prevent it. The Manor […]

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(Star) Wars and Wraps! This Friday Is PACT Family Time @ The Picture House!

Filed in Events, Family Time, News, Parents, Uncategorized by on January 5, 2016 • views: 260
(Star) Wars and Wraps! This Friday Is PACT Family Time @ The Picture House!

The Picture House and PACT – in cooperation with Rockwells — will be teaming up again this Friday night, Friday, January 8, to present Star Wars: The Force Awakens, in a special edition of PACT Family Time @TPH. For just $50, families can get two large wraps (cut into thirds), four tickets and two small […]

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Come to This December 3 Event!

Filed in Events, News, Parents, Uncategorized, We Connect. It Matters. by on November 19, 2015 • views: 321
Come to This December 3 Event!

The Pelham community is cordially invited to attend the next edition of PACT’s Pelham University. The event, themed, “Creating Connections That Count,” is scheduled for 8 – 9:30 p.m. at Alumni Hall at Pelham Memorial High School. It will feature Ty Sells (right), a nationally recognized speaker on youth leadership development and drug prevention from Youth to Youth International.

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PACT Town Hall to Focus on Public Space for Teens

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, News, Parents, Youth by on October 6, 2015 • views: 443
PACT Town Hall to Focus on Public Space for Teens

Should there be a public space in Pelham dedicated specifically to our youth? Join us!

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