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Latham Centers

Brewster, Massachusetts
Latham Centers offers nationally known, innovative treatment for Prader-Willi Syndrome in a tranquil and beautiful setting on Cape Cod. Latham Centers is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. We are are approved, as a private needs school by The Massachusetts Department of Elementary &... Full Bio
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Latham Centers Students and Adult Residents “Unite” to Wage February Art Show at... by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Latham Centers is hosting an agency-wide art show entitled “United” open to the public for the entire month of February at the Wellfleet Public Library . The ... Read on »
TIP of the WEEK: Students Helping Students Understand PWS by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics We had our first meeting last week of a new group facilitated by myself and our assistant principal and what happened next exceeded my wildest expectations. ... Read on »
Transitioning to Winter by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics I make no excuses. I am not a fan of winter. It’s getting cold, it’s getting dark, the windows are closed and I need to put on shoes and a coat to walk t ... Read on »
Latham Centers Receives 16 Runner Spots in 2013 New Balance Falmouth Road Race by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics It’s official! Latham Centers will participate for the second consecutive year in the Falmouth Road Race, Numbers for Nonprofits Program .  As a selected charity be ... Read on »
A Fish Out of Water by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics I am a fish out of water. Literally. I am in the desert for awhile and I am definitely an ocean girl. This makes for interesting looks I am getting from people arou ... Read on »
Latham Players to Star in “Waiting for Oscar”...Get your tickets while they last! by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Above Left-Lauren as Lilly; Center: Derek as Rooster, Leona as Annie and Schuyler as Daddy Warbucks; Right: Wanda as Lt. Ward  Latham Players to Star in  “ ... Read on »
The “Gift” of Life: CPR and First Aid by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Need an idea for a person who has everything? Consider the gift of a CPR class. You just might save a life! Learning CPR and First Aid is incredibly import ... Read on »
TIP of the WEEK: Shall We Dance? by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics It is true that many of our kids don't hit the typical milestones that are set for the general population but that doesn't mean that those milestones will never be ... Read on »
“Emerging Innervisionaries” Art Show Opening This Week by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Two Latham students, Leona Roberts and Jeanne Kealey,  will have their art displayed in a Cape Cod Art Show. “ Emerging InnerVISIONaries ” will hold an Opening Reception o ... Read on »
“You Know about PWS?” by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics It truly is a small world out there. I, along with a friend who also works at Latham, got to spend a few weeks last month on an olive farm in Tuscany. We are not talking ... Read on »
1st Annual Latham School Science Fair by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Science Fair at Latham! Last week, students at Latham participated in the school’s first of many school-wide science fairs. With outstanding contributions from ... Read on »
3rd International PWS Caregivers’ Conference in Germany News by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Patrice Carroll, Latham’s Manager of PWS Services, and I were fortunate to be able to attend the 3rd International PWS Caregivers’ Conference in Germany.  It was prett ... Read on »
4th Annual Latham Charity Golf Classic: Register for Early Bird Rate or Play for Free! by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Registration Now Open with Early Bird Player Rate through September 10th HERE Player registration and tournament sponsor opportunities are now ... Read on »
5 Days to the Jolly Jaunt and It's Freezing Out by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics This coming Sunday a group of hearty Latham employees and friends will be participating in the Jolly Jaunt for Special Olympics . This is a three mile run/walk that will t ... Read on »
6 years, 150 pounds, 1 word: ‘Amazing’ by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics The Lowell Sun Newspaper printed an article about one family’s experience with Latham Centers. Please Click HERE to read the article. "People are made of flesh an ... Read on »
6th Annual T-Shirt Contest by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics May marked the start of Latham’s 6th Annual T-shirt Contest! Every year about half Latham’s students voluntarily enter the contest. The theme is, “What Latham means t ... Read on »
A “Dedicated” Day! by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics What do the Boston Red Sox and Latham Centers have in common?  Well, if you are part of Red Sox Nation (as we here at Latham certainly are) you know that the 2004 and 2007 W ... Read on »
A Daily Schedule from a Student’s POV by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics When parents and referral sources call me to inquire about our program, I often get asked, “What does a typical day look like?" I always wanted to give the most accura ... Read on »
A Day at Latham by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics It was a pleasure to be able to spend a shift with our residential staff at Latham School. It was a bright, sunny afternoon and students an ... Read on »