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Adult Residential Programs

Latham Centers provides internationally-recognized residential programming to adults with Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS), a life-threatening genetic disorder.

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About PWS

PWS is a complex syndrome that manifests with severe, idiosyncratic symptoms including insatiable appetite, mild to moderate developmental delays, emotional and behavioral problems, obsessive compulsive behaviors, and slow body metabolism. The syndrome occurs once in about every 12,000 – 15,000 births on average, and is found in all races and ethnic groups. One child is born every day in the U.S. with PWS.


About Latham Adults

Latham Centers provides residential programming for developmentally disabled adults aged 21 and older who need individualized supports in a community-based, residential environment. Latham’s Adult Programs provide staff supported, life-enriching social, educational, and vocational activities to the residents, continually working toward greater independence.s sapien venenatis eu. Vestibulum commodo. In at Bibendum. READ MORE

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Latham Centers maintains group homes in local residential neighborhoods throughout Cape Cod and Southeastern Massachusetts, close to work sites and social, recreational, and healthcare resources. Staff members provide residents with the necessary supports to attend school, work, and activities in the community.

Let the Learning Begin!

Latham Centers' Children's Program offers educational, vocational, residential, social, clinical and therapeutic resources.

We work with all families and funding sources to ensure smooth transitions. Tax-deductible donations help keep our program going. We encourage those interested in learning more to visit our campus and tour the school.

Latham School:

Reaching for the Future

At Latham School, children from 8 years to young adults of 22 years are under the care of a special needs teacher and aide. In small home room classes of eight or fewer students. …Read more.

Latham Centers:

Safe Passage to Adulthood

While some Latham children return home to family or enroll in programs closer to home, others may transition to our Adult Programs or remain on Cape Cod to live independently …Read more.

Ways to Give

You can Make a Difference

A gift to Latham Centers will make a difference in the life of each and every individual we serve. To make it as easy as possible for you to donate, we offer a variety of gift vehicles …Read more.