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Trouble with Transitions: tips for setting your child up for success!

Transitions – changing task, going from one place to another – can be hard for many people, but especially for those with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Here are a few facts and strategies that might help to ease some of the challenges that you might be encountering. Understand the Challenge Transitions require that one activity be […]

The Lighthouse 2nd Annual Bingo Bowl

The tickets are selling out for the event and donations are beyond what we could have ever imagined. We are forever grateful for every single person collaborating  in making this fundraiser  a HUGE success already! The past few months we’ve  been going out within  our community and reaching out for support. The  response has seen […]

Respite Care and Therapy….What’s the Big Difference?

Respite care truly is a blessing. It provides temporary care of the dependent elderly, an ill person, or an adult/child with a disability while providing relief for their usual caregivers. It allows for the usual caregivers to have some free time, take a break, run some errands, or do an activity that enjoy doing. Most […]

Incidental Teaching

Incidental teaching is an important part of learning for all children, including children with ASD. Incidental teaching allows you to take advantage of natural learning opportunities through things such as play, social skills and communication. At The Lighthouse Learning and Development Centre we are constantly using incidental teaching throughout programs and activities. Incidental teaching during […]