Beyond the Frazer Center

Beyond the Frazer Center How the Frazer Center prepared a family for the next big step... When Kennedy attended the Frazer Center's Pre-K two years ago her laughter and smile were a constant source of enjoyment. She brightened everyone's day. Then, as all kids do, she continued to grow until it was time for her next big adventure... kindergarten and her formal education.According to her parents, Reshell and Karla, the Frazer Center's inclusive education model ... Read More...

Board Member. Employee. Friend

Alicia Day, a participant in the Frazer Center's Adult Program, had a busy 2016. She joined Frazer's Board of Directors as an ex-officio member in July after completing a training program led by Georgia State University's Center for Leadership in Disability. The program, "My Voice. My Participation. My Board", prepares people with disabilities for leadership on boards and advisory councils. Alicia also received a scholarship to attend the Georgia Winter Institute in Columbus, GA, where she led a ... Read More...

This is Alexandra, she goes by “Zandy”

Early Education for All A remarkable two-year-old shows us why... Zandy was born with a congenital defect known as Fibular Hemimelia. This means that she was born without a fibula and a shortened, bowed tibia. In order for her to be able to walk both her legs would have to be amputated below the knees. Shortly after she was born, developmental delays became evident due to her birth defect. She also developed a minor throat issue that required surgery at three months old. In ... Read More...

2016: Year in Pictures!

2016 will go down as one of the most exciting and productive years yet. So many accomplishments, so much learning, so much fun! Check out all the great 2016 pictures below to experience such an exciting year all over again! Remember, YOU make our inclusive community possible. You provide Inclusion Services for children with special needs, as well as Supported Employment for adults with developmental disabilities. By donating to Frazer today you are providing renowned programs to adults and ... Read More...

2016 Adult Program Holiday Show!

By now we all know that Frazer's Adult Program puts on the best Holiday Show in town! This year’s show was no exception. It required months of hard work and love from both the participants and the staff. Congrats everyone, you’ve earned a standing ovation! Check out photos and videos from the show below.... Powered by Cincopa Video Playlist for Business solution.New Gallery 2016/12/19cameramake Canonorientation 1height 3456focallength 49exposuretime 0.0125width 5184originaldate 12/16/2016 ... Read More...

November & December Care Committee “Teacher of the Month”

Congratulations to Ms. LeTanya and Ms. Yolanda for being selected as our November and December CARE Committee "Teacher of the Month!" The CARE Committee knows that teachers are the heart and soul of every school, and takes great pride in recognizing our incredible teachers here at The Frazer Center, through the voices of the parents.Here are some of the things the parents said about Ms. LeTanya:Ms. LeTanya always has such a great attitude! Ms. LeTanya is kind and nurturing to ... Read More...

Inclusion Matters – November 2016

Plus!  In Case You Missed It (ICYMI) & Resources to share   This is what a successful #GeorgiaGivesDay looks like! Over 60 unique donors raised $23,297 in just 24 hours! That's more dollar donations and unique donors than ever before. You have ensured children and adults of all abilities receive the services (like supported employment and high-quality early education) they need to grow and thrive! You've made your community ... Read More...

Frazer Center 2016 Annual Report

Dear Frazer Center supporter, - A child with Down syndrome leads her class down the hall to the playground - An employee bags groceries and assists customers at a bustling Atlanta supermarket where he has worked for the past five years, following a visit with his supported employment coordinator - Rare twinned-tulip trees soar more than 140 feet high in a community forest only minutes from midtown Atlanta as a team of corporate volunteers manicure a walking trail Thanks to your support the ... Read More...

Mock Election in the Adult Program

This fall Adult Program participants took part in a mock election to learn more about the political process and their voting rights. While everyone in the program took part in the election, four participants ran for Program President. Each candidate managed a campaign team, developed a platform, and canvassed for votes. They even held a spirited debate for their peers. The top issues the candidates addressed were; more transportation options, diversified field trips and community options, longer ... Read More...

Inclusion Matters – Monthly news from the Frazer Center – October 2016

Plus!  In Case You Missed It (ICYMI) & Resources to share  The Frazer Forest needs YOU! Join us next weekend for the first work day of our three-year partnership with Trees Atlanta. Experts will train and educate volunteers on how to sustain our beautiful urban forest for years to come! Sign up today! Come on out to the Cator Woolford Gardens at the Frazer Center for our annual Fall Fest! ... Read More...