Welcome

  • MISSION

    Youth dedicated to reducing the stigma around mental health in the North Lake Tahoe Schools and communities.

    VISION

    We envision our community and schools living in a peaceful and safe environment. We recognize peer education and advocacy as a vital tool for reducing the negative stigma around Mental Health Issues. We hope that through awareness, activities, and trainings we can live in a community were labeling, assumptions and stereotypes aren’t tolerated so community members feel safe and comfortable seeking services and knowing they are not alone.


    PROGRAM OVERVIEW

    About: 
    Be The Change Club is a program of the Tahoe SAFE Alliance Prevention Program at North Tahoe High School.

    Who: 
    Students in grades 9-12, parents, teachers and community members can participate as teen advocates or mentors.

    What:

    ⇒ Learn About Teen Issues: Bullying, Anxiety, Teen Dating Violence, Sexual Violence, Tolerance, Suicidal Thoughts, Depression, Self Harm, Influence of Social Media, etc.

    ⇒ Discuss how to influence positive social change around mental health in your community/ school

    ⇒ Plan and develop awareness events and campaigns 

    When/ Where:
    Members meet every Friday at lunch in the Art Room. 
    FREE Food is always provided!!

    Opportunities:

     ⇒ Earn Over 20 Volunteer Hours

    ⇒ Develop Leadership Skills

    ⇒ Enhance your College/ Job Resume

    ⇒ Go to Professional Trainings

    ⇒ Create Presentations and Events

    ⇒ Create community mobilization

    ⇒ Be a Peer Advocate

     

Advisors

  • Ms. Hilary Stoner

    NTHS Wellness Center Director

    hstoner@ttusd.org

    (530) 581-7000

     

    Ms. Kassi Reisbeck

    Prevention Program Educator

    Tahoe SAFE Alliance

    948 Incline Way

    Incline Village, NV 89451

    (775)-298-0010

    24 hr hotline 1-800-736-1060

    kassi@tahoesafealliance.org