PACT in Action (Parkhill, Algonquin & California Teens in Action) is a teen dating violence prevention initiative of The Center for Women & Families and KentuckyOne Health. It is a community-based, youth-led initiative focused on the Parkhill, Algonquin and California neighborhoods (the 40210 zip code). PACT in Action aims to mobilize teens in these neighborhoods to achieve a 10 percent reduction in the incidence of domestic violence by the year 2020. The initiative is implemented by a Youth Advisory Board comprised of teens who, with the guidance of adult facilitators, will develop teen dating violence prevention programming as they see fit for their community.
PACT in Action is facilitated by employees of The Center for Women and Families. The PACT in Action Team members are:
- Khalilah Collins, PACT in Action Project Manager: 502-581-7274
- Ashley Jackson, Community Coordinator: 502-581-7277
- Melissa Paris, Communications Administrator: 502-581-7277