For Quality Assurance, We Rely on Our Angel

It probably comes as no surprise that there is a lot of red tape involved with getting services for adults with developmental disabilities. That’s why Angel White is here at Frazer. As our Compliance and Quality Assurance Specialist, she makes sure that i’s are dotted and t’s are crossed. But her job is so much more than that.When someone wants to sign up for our Adult Program services, private payment is an option, but most families go the route of Medicaid. Medicaid is a federal program ... Read More...

Meet Our New CDP Assistant Director, Rekina Jones

We are thrilled to have Rekina Jones joining the Frazer Center team as Assistant Director of our Child Development Program. She was born in Bavaria, Germany, and lived in several states on the east coast as a "military brat" before the age of 6 when her father retired from the Army. The family settled in Atlanta where both her parents were born and raised. Rekina has lived here ever since, with the exception of her college years.As a freshman at the University of Georgia, she took a required ... Read More...

Teaching Inclusion: Frazer + ALC

Almost one year ago, Frazer Center began a partnership with the Adaptive Learning Center (ALC), thanks to a grant from the Goizueta Foundation. Inclusion is at the heart of Frazer’s mission, so we were thrilled to begin this pilot program that allows for two Inclusion Consultants, contracted through ALC, to be at Frazer five days a week. Annie Brown and Nympha Meadows have become part of the Frazer family, and their work here is invaluable.Both Annie and Nympha hold a master’s in Applied ... Read More...

A Frazer Family’s Journey

Carol Anderson and her sons, Aaron and Drew, found Frazer Center’s Adult Program in 2012. But they almost didn’t. The brothers are in their thirties now, but before Drew was born, when Aaron was 18 months, he lost his verbal skills. The family was living in Ohio at the time, and Carol set out on a mission to find out what was happening to her son. After a battery of tests, Aaron was diagnosed with autism. Once Drew was born, Carol’s radar was already up thanks to Aaron, so when she realized Drew ... Read More...

Meet Our New Development Director, Tonja Holder

Frazer Center is thrilled to have Tonja Holder joining the team as Development Director. Tonja brings a wealth of experience to the table as well as a passion for service in the nonprofit sector. “All of my nonprofit work is about creating equality and justice for people who are underserved,” she says.Tonja grew up in Lincoln, Nebraska. She has a Bachelors in Global Studies and Spanish, and a Masters in Political Science. She moved to Atlanta in the early ‘90s to attend Emory University ... Read More...

The CARE Committee Teachers of the Month

Congratulations to Ms. Cathy Morgan-Davenport and Ms. Karimata Balde for being selected as our CARE Committee Teachers 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.Ms. Cathy is Lead Teacher in the Ocean classroom. Here are some of the things parents said about her: “She has been such a wonderful teacher so far this year ... Read More...