Helping Kids Be Kids

We are here to help

With few resources for parents of children with special needs, it can be stressful, frustrating, and can leave you feeling alone. With the Helping Kids be Kids podcast, parents and caregivers can find solutions and resources to help you understand your child, build confidance, and enjoy parenting. 

Your Host

Christina McEndarfer joined the Little Light House staff as an associate teacher in 2008. Inspired to gain skills to benefit the ministry, she earned a degree in Occupational Therapy Assisting. While practicing OT elsewhere, she served on the LLH Board of Directors. Now back on staff, she is passionate about helping families thrive. Launching this podcast is a dream come true, as another avenue to spread the unbounded hope embodied by the Little Light House to families around the globe.

What is Braille?

Join us for our first ever video episode! Learning braille can help a child and families thrive. It helps them self advocate, express themselves, and research shows it can help lead to future employment

Thank you to Retrospec Films who donate their time and resources to record and
edit all Helping Kids Be Kids episodes to the Little Light House. 


Listen to some of our most recent episodes!

Episode 1: Executive Director Anne McCoy shares how the Little Light House has helped kids with special needs and their parents for nearly five decades and how we can help you on your parenting journey.

Episode 2, part 1: Three parents, Laura Robinson, Katy Hough, and Donny Walsh share hopefulled advice on parenting kids with special needs. This fun conversation introduces their kids, covers the joys and challenges they face.

Episode 4: Lauren Gebhard, SLP and Ronda Marfuchuk, SLP share professional advice to face problem feeding. Lauren adds a personal glimpse into her journey of helping her son navagate his own feeding problems.

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