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Camp Explore 2013 Scores Big With Tahoe Families

August 16, 2013 –  Tahoe Family Solutions (TFS) for the 3rd year in a row fostered a winning program at Camp Explore. Camp Explore ran two session from July 8th to August 2nd and registered 60 campers per session.  Camp Explore provided a unique blend of outdoor education, physical activity, positive social interaction, and some […]

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Getting the School Year Off to a Great Start – Simple Strategies

August, 2013 – By Kristin Hestdalen M.D.  Staff Psychiatrist at Tahoe Family Solutions With school starting again, parents often ask me how to best raise, happy, well-adjusted and academically interested kids. Although it’s impossible to control everything, there are some strategies and life-style choices that can enhance your family’s environment. SLEEP: With parents working longer […]

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TFS chosen for Agency Endowment Award

July, 2013 – The Parasol Tahoe Community Foundation has chosen Tahoe Family Solutions as the recipient of the 2013 Parasol Agency Endowment Award due to TFS’ outstanding commitment to its financial sustainability.  What an honor!

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TFS Thrift Store Approaches Record Sales

  May 16, 2013 – “Thriving thrift: Tahoe nonprofit thrift store approaches record sales.”  North Lake Tahoe Bonanza. “When Incline Village resident Dany Foster purchased office supplies early Tuesday afternoon at the Tahoe Family Solutions Thrift Store, she helped the store take another step toward reaching a revenue milestone. This fiscal year, which runs from July 1, 2012 […]

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Tahoe Family Solutions Annual Report 2012

Tahoe Family Solutions Annual Report 2012    

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A Local Look at the State of Mental Health in Northern Nevada and America

February 14th, 2013 – “A Local Look at the State of Mental Health in Northern Nevada and America,” North Lake Tahoe Bonanza. As Nevada and the Tahoe Basin greet 2013 with a mix of optimism and concern we have great issues facing our nation, including looming debates on the state of mental health services, gun […]

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Seventeen Families Receive Gifts In Annual Giving Tree program

Tahoe Family Solutions thanks Lake Tahoe School staff, parents and students for their participation in the annual holiday Giving Tree program. Read the full article in the North Lake Tahoe Bonanza:  Seventeen families receive gifts in annual Giving Tree program

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Free Tax Preparation for Low-Income Residents

Free preparation of federal and California tax returns is now available for households with income under $51,000.  Tax returns are prepared by IRS-certified volunteers under the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program operated by Tahoe Family Solutions.  Please call Amy at 775-298-0004 to see if you qualify and to make an appointment. http://www.tahoebonanza.com/article/20130111/ARCHIVES01/130119991&parentprofile=search

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November 2012 Tahoe Family Solutions Newsletter

 Tahoe Family Solutions November 2012 Newsletter Please click on the image for a readable version of the newsletter.              

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Tahoe Family Solutions Welcomes New Psychiatrist

“Tahoe Family Solutions announced Monday that Dr. Kristin Hestdalen will join its counseling staff to provide affordable psychiatric care to residents of the Tahoe Basin. Dr. Hestdalen replaces Dr. Sonia Rupp, who offered “stellar service” for more than 10 years and will now head the Psychiatric Unit at Barton Memorial Hospital in South Lake Tahoe, […]

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