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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 Introduces the Fantastic Floor Team! by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Here’s a great clip of a vocational activity that you might be surprised to learn fills many needs for our students. Consults with the OT and PT specialists, and of course ... Read on »
TIP of the WEEK: Enuresis by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Enuresis is the inability to control urination and a common problem in children and adults diagnosed with PWS. More often than not enuresis is the result of a dela ... Read on »
Staff Recognition by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics This month Laura Haskew was recognized for her exceptional work in the Children’s program. As a substitute staff, Laura is comfortable working in all sit ... Read on »
Latham Centers and Latham Lifelong Pet Care Featured on Latest “Profile” Segment of... by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Paula Hersey with Mr. Dog and Gerry Desautels with Shasta on the Cape Cod Community Media Center set Monday, August 4th, Latham Development st ... Read on »
In case you missed it! by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics This Place Matters - Latham Centers from Lower Cape TV Channel 99 on Vimeo . Latham Development staff Katrina Fryklund and Gerry Desautels met with Susan ... Read on »
TIP of the WEEK: Tips for Deescalation by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics The first few minutes of agitation or frustration are crucial in determining how or if an incident is going to play out. Your response in those few minutes can preve ... Read on »
Last Chance to Support Team Latham at the 42nd FALMOUTH ROAD RACE by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics   Gracie and Katrina with Shasta Latham Development Intern and Team Runner Gracie Stark of Los Angeles, CA (left) with fellow runner Katrina Fr ... Read on »
Just a Reminder... by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics The world out there can be a scary place. The news is full of plane crashes, bombings and people screaming at school buses filled with children. Consider it through the ... Read on »
TIP of the WEEK: During a Meltdown by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics   Despite all of your efforts and planning there may come a time when an escalated situation becomes out of control. Here are some things to consider if a meltdown goes ... Read on »
I Salute You by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics You know it’s tourist season when you call to get your dog groomed and the first appointment available is six weeks away. This gives new meaning to the term “dog days of s ... Read on »
100 Hours! by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics The Latham Works staff is proud to announce a milestone we reached today. For the first time our student employees surpassed 100 hours of clocked-in work time ... Read on »
It's Dream Day on Cape Cod! by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Students attended the Dream Day Games today at Nickerson State Park! The students participated in archery, fishing, craft projects and a delicious cookout!!! Read on »
TIP of the WEEK: In Home Caregivers by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Although the idea of taking time away, running errands solo or just being able to finish a thought sounds wonderful, the idea of leaving your child with family membe ... Read on »
This Place Matters: A Latham Centers Reunion with Susan Lindquist by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics As one of the Lower Cape's largest employers, Latham Centers has many "alum employee" friends in the community.  One of those individuals is Susan Lindquist of ... Read on »
A Rainy Day at the Beach by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics If I had planned a vacation on Cape Cod, this would have been the week. Why? Basically the weather has been, how shall I say this…awful. Yes, truth be told, we occasionall ... Read on »
Brewster Ladies’ Library receives the “Big” Check! 
 by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics On Saturday May 3rd, The Latham School of Brewster welcomed the public to join staff and volunteers on guided tours through the exquisite campus. On the tour, the community ... Read on »
Top Ten Reasons to Work at Latham Centers by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics 1. You will not find a better group of adults and children to help. Staff who work at Latham always point to the relationships they have with the adults and children they ... Read on »
Circle of Courage News by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Today is a good day! I just had the nicest interaction with a student who is working on his vocational skills and I am the beneficiary of his talent and work product. ... Read on »
Latham Profiles: Amie Gould by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics What do you enjoy most about your job?     "I love when a student comes running up to me saying, “Amie, Amie, you’re going to be so proud of me, I used the skill yo ... Read on »
A Runner’s Story: How Latham Changes Lives and How Your Support Matters! by Latham Centers Posted in: Blog Posts in Genetics Annually Latham Centers selects runners from the Latham Family to participate in the picturesque Falmouth Road Race . This year the race will be on Sunday, August 17th! A ... Read on »