School Anxiety

By // March 24, 2016

In the last few weeks we have been busy meeting with teens and families who are applying to LightHouse for the fall. In our conversations, I’ve been struck by an often-repeated theme when I asked teens about why school hasn’t been working for them: anxiety. I have heard the story dozens of times now, teens for whom school has prompted … Read More

Thank you! Bresnahan Insurance!

By // March 16, 2016

Bresnahan Insurance has been supporting projects in Holyoke for more than 50 years. Their commitment to this community is unparalleled. LightHouse is extremely grateful to join their long list of supported organizations and projects. Bresnahan Insurance is sponsoring the Wood Shop class currently happening for LightHouse students at Gateway City Arts. Master craftsman Ed Cohen is teaching LightHouse students how … Read More