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Drop the Devices and Talk: Family Dinner Time Tips from PACT and Moms of Pelham

Filed in News, Parents by on June 12, 2015 • views: 326
Drop the Devices and Talk: Family Dinner Time Tips from PACT and Moms of Pelham

By now, PACT knows Pelham parents have gotten the message: that making family meal time a habit is a simple way to connect with your family and also make it less the likely that your children will use alcohol or drugs as they get older. In honor of the last Family Time of the school […]

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The Next Family Time Is Wednesday, June 10!

Filed in Family Time, News, Parents by on June 4, 2015 • views: 223
The Next Family Time Is Wednesday, June 10!

Wednesday, June 10, is the last Family Time: Connections Count of the year. Make it count! … And remember all summer long that when families share regular meals together, kids are less likely to smoke, drink and use illegal drugs. Have a great summer!

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HOPP (Heart of Pelham PACT) Award

Filed in Community/PACT, Parents, Youth by on May 12, 2015 • views: 0
HOPP (Heart of Pelham PACT) Award

  We can all agree that the teenagers in Pelham are amazing! They are smart, kind, passionate, talented, involved in the community, and so much more! The Heart of Pelham PACT (HOPP) Award is a chance to honor the youth in our community for achievements and qualities that go beyond academics or athletics, including COMPASSION, […]

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Red Carpet Night at Family Time, Friday, May 1!

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, Family Time, News by on April 27, 2015 0 Comments • views: 243
Red Carpet Night at Family Time, Friday, May 1!

PACT and The Picture House are rolling out the red carpet to celebrate the next Family Time: Connections Count on Friday, May 1, with a special screening of “Cinderella”! The event begins at 6:30 p.m. with individual, group and family photos on The Picture House’s own red carpet; the movie begins at 7 p.m. No […]

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January 2015 Parenting for Prevention Newsletter

Filed in News, Parents by on April 17, 2015 0 Comments • views: 258
January 2015 Parenting for Prevention Newsletter

Here’s a great resource to help guide your teen through the temptations and risks of the holidays: it’s the January 2015 Parenting for Prevention Newsletter from Student Assistance Services Corp. of Westchester. To read it, click here.

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We Connect. It Matters.

Filed in Community/PACT, News, Parents, We Connect. It Matters. by on April 15, 2015 4 Comments • views: 0
We Connect. It Matters.

PACT’s “We Connect. It Matters.” Campaign The connections we make as we navigate through life help shape our decisions, our identity and our future.  Connections with parents, friends, teachers, youth leaders, coaches and neighbors all teach us in some way how to think and act, steering us in a direction that may or may not be […]

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Please Take PACT’s Website Parent Feedback Survey

Filed in News, Parents, Uncategorized by on January 26, 2015 • views: 269
Please Take PACT’s Website Parent Feedback Survey

PACT is in the process of redesigning its website and plans to have pages dedicated to parents. Your input is greatly appreciated to make sure our new site connects parents to valuable resources, highlights relevant information and educates Pelham parents on topics important to raising healthy and thriving children. Please take a few moments to […]

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Talk About It: Alcohol, Adults, Holiday Parties and Teens

Filed in Parents by on December 22, 2014 • views: 203
Talk About It: Alcohol, Adults, Holiday Parties and Teens

The holidays are a time of celebrating with family and friends and recognizing those important to us. But the preponderance of holiday parties –– some at which adults are drinking alcohol and it is often readily available to teens –– can create opportunities for teens to engage in risky behaviors and make potentially dangerous decisions. […]

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Family Time Celebrates “Ghostbusters” on the Red Carpet, Friday, October 10, 2014

Filed in Family Time, News by on October 1, 2014 • views: 204
Family Time Celebrates “Ghostbusters” on the Red Carpet, Friday, October 10, 2014

Lights! Camera! Family Time! Celebrate PACT’s first Family Time of the new school year next Friday, Oct. 10 with a 7:00pm showing of the 30th anniversary of “Ghostbusters” (digitally remastered) at The Picture House. Come early before the movie begins and let PACT make you a star with a red-carpet family photo opportunity. Red carpet […]

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Back Westchester Coalition for Drug and Alcohol Free Youth Launches Alcohol Prevention Initiative

Filed in News, Parents by on July 19, 2012 • views: 171
Back Westchester Coalition for Drug and Alcohol Free Youth Launches Alcohol Prevention Initiative

By Joyce Sixsmith 19 July 2012 A postcard with a graphic showing a group of teens with alcohol in their hands and the question, “If It’s Not Your Kid Whose Kid Is It?” was sent by the Westchester Coalition for Drug and Alcohol Free Youth to parents with children in middle school and high school. […]

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Police Chiefs of the Pelhams Urge Parents to Take Active Role in Teen Safety this Spring

Filed in News, Parents by on June 8, 2012 • views: 166
Police Chiefs of the Pelhams Urge Parents to Take Active Role in Teen Safety this Spring

Police Chiefs Urge Parents to Take Active Role in Teen Safety this Spring We, the Police Chiefs of Pelham and Pelham Manor, call everyone’s attention to the increase in underage drinking during the spring and summer months. Nice weather, proms, graduations and the end of school are wonderful – but they also give our kids the […]

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