Latham Centers Expands Shared Living Program

Latham Centers is expanding its Shared Living Program throughout Cape Cod and Southeastern Massachusetts.

Latham Centers is offering a unique opportunity to individuals, couples or families who can open their homes and their hearts to an individual with special needs, age 22 or older.

You can make a difference, while earning a generous monthly stipend, by becoming a Shared Living Provider.

This innovative program is one of many offered by Latham Centers.

Latham Centers is a leader in the treatment of children and adults with intellectual disabilities, complex special needs – including Prader-Willi Syndrome – and behavioral challenges. Our school and residential programs throughout Cape Cod and southeastern Massachusetts serve special needs children, adults, and their families.

Providing A Real Home

The goal of Latham’s Shared Living Program is to provide a real home for an adult individual with special needs, so he or she can build daily living skills, have a sense of belonging, participate more fully in community activities, and live as full and satisfying a life as possible.

The shared hope for both the supported individual and the home provider is that they will develop a long-lasting, safe and happy relationship.

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Maria sits with her Shared Living Provider family at their Cape Cod home.


 Shared Living Providers 


Latham Centers' Shared Living Program is licensed by the Massachusetts Department of Developmental Services (DDS).

Latham Centers is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, based in Brewster, MA. We are approved as a private Chapter 766 special needs school by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary & Secondary Education, and we are licensed by the Massachusetts Department of Developmental Services and the Department of Early Education and Care, and nationally accredited by the Council on Accreditation.