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Stress & Anxiety Tips

Filed in We Connect. It Matters. by on March 28, 2017 • views: 0
Stress & Anxiety Tips

Stress and anxiety are becoming major issues for teenagers these days, and many do not know how to manage these feelings. Right now, as teens deal with exams and college decisions, parents and adults can take time to connect with teens about the best ways to manage their stress and anxiety. Here at Pelham PACT, […]

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Marijuana Tips

Filed in We Connect. It Matters. by on January 31, 2017 • views: 0
Marijuana Tips

February is Marijuana Awareness Month Throughout the month, Pelham PACT shared tips, resources, and advice for how to talk with your teenager about marijuana use. This drug is all over the news lately, as more than two dozen states have legalized it in some form or another. And because of this legalization, teens often have questions, […]

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Halloween Tips

Filed in We Connect. It Matters. by on October 1, 2016 • views: 0
Halloween Tips

As you prepare costumes and trick-or-treat routes, take time this October to talk with your kids and teens about staying safe for Halloween. With many activities taking place in the evening or at night, it’s important to be prepared—with reflective tape and a flashlight. Now is also a great time to discuss expectations and situations […]

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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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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. [embeddoc url=”http://pelhampact.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/PACT-Summer-PC_V3.pdf” download=”all”]

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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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A Video That Shows Pelham Middle Schoolers Are Leaders

Filed in Community/PACT, Events, We Connect. It Matters., Youth by on February 12, 2016 • views: 362
A Video That Shows Pelham Middle Schoolers Are Leaders

Pelham student Jonathan Salama produced this great video that captures the first  middle school Youth Leadership Summit, which was held in December at the Pelham Country Club. Enjoy!

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Holiday Tips

Filed in Community/PACT, We Connect. It Matters. by on December 2, 2015 • views: 0
Holiday Tips

Remember these four gifts you can give your kids to make the  holidays memorable: Talk. Care. Guide. Model. Happy Holidays from PACT!

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Thanksgiving Tips

Filed in We Connect. It Matters. by on November 29, 2015 • views: 0
Thanksgiving Tips

This Thanksgiving, remember these four ingredients for a great holiday with your kids: Talk. Care. Guide. Model. Thanksgiving is a time for family, friends, and a lot of food! You can also start the tradition of connecting with your kids and teenagers leading up to this holiday. Talk about traditions, remind your kids that you […]

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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: 333
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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Halloween Tips 2015

Filed in Community/PACT, We Connect. It Matters. by on November 7, 2015 • views: 0
Halloween Tips 2015

PACT’s “We Connect. It Matters.” campaign kicked off in October 2015 with a focus on a fun, but high-risk, holiday: Halloween. Here are key tips for always making this holiday safe — not scary —  Halloween, centered around the four pivotal things you can do when it comes to connecting with your kids: Talk. Care. Guide. Model. […]

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Pelham Middle School Students Invited to Youth Leadership Summit

Filed in News, Uncategorized, We Connect. It Matters., Youth by on November 1, 2015 • views: 399
Pelham Middle School Students Invited to Youth Leadership Summit

Pelham PACT is very excited to offer a youth leadership summit at Pelham Country Club for approximately 100 seventh and eighth grade students, on Thursday, December 3rd, an early release day. Participants will be selected on a first-come, first-serve basis, and will spend the day off campus talking about challenges youth face today and what […]

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