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Please note that Peter and Paul's Place does not endorse or advocate the use of any of the following Resources.  We hope you will explore these options for yourselves!


RESOURCES ****

GENERAL RESOURCES

BOBBY DODD INSTITUTE

  • https://bobbydodd.org
  • This organization offers programs and consulting services for individuals with disabilities and their caregivers and family members.
  • Atlanta Office: (678) 365-0071
  • Offices in Atlanta, Decatur and Jonesboro.
  • disABILITY LINK
    • www.disabilitylink.org
    • This website contains information and links to services available in the metro Atlanta area.
    • Kim Gibson, LMSW,  Executive Director
    • (404) 687-8890, ext. 102
    • Direct: (470) 395-2276
    • 1-800-239-2507
  • FOCUS + FRAGILE KIDS
    • www.focus-ga.org
    • FOCUS + Fragile Kids understands and supports the unique needs of families with children who are medically fragile or have significant developmental or physical disabilities. They  offer support and information for parents; recreational and social activities for children and teens; grants for prescribed medical equipment for medically fragile children not covered by insurance or Medicaid; and fun inclusive activities for the entire family.  A nonprofit founded by parents in 1983, FOCUS + Fragile kids continues to embrace and strengthen metro Atlanta families.
    • (770) 234-9111
  • GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF BEHAVIORAL HEALTH AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES
  • NAVIGATING THE MAZE
    • https://www.debbiedobbs.com/free
    • A list of resources ten years in the making.
    • Debbie Dobbs, MS, Educational Consultant and Child  Advocate and Heath Care Consulting Services
    • 1-800-378-3142





ART, MUSIC AND DRAMA RESOURCES

AUTISM RESOURCES

  • AUTISM CONSORTIUM
  • www.atlautism.org
  • The Autism Consortium "works to connect the full spectrum of the Metro Atlanta autism community, including families. adult individuals with autism, researchers, clinicians, educators and advocates."
  • Facebook.com/atlautismconsortium

AUTISM SPEAKS

  • www.autismspeaks.org
  • Autism Speaks is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the life span, for the needs of individuals with autism and their families.  We do this through advocacy and support; increasing understanding and acceptance of people with autism; and advancing research into causes and better interventions for autism spectrum disorder and related conditions.


reCLIF CENTER FOR AUTISTIC ADULTS

  • www.reclif.com
  • reClif is a fitness based therapy center designed to empower individuals with autism.  They offer:
    • State of the art training.
    • Functional fitness and more
    • Presumption of competence. 
    • (678) 691-5426
    • 3200 Pointe Parkway, Suite 200, Peachtree Corners, Ga. 30092





EDUCATION RESOURCES

  • READ-ABLE LEARNING CLINIC
    • www.readableclinic.com
    • Provides Reading and Math intervention, Multisensory Instruction, Orton-Gillingham for Dyslexia, DIR Floor Time for Autism, IEP Preparation, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Child-Teen Counseling, ADHD Attention Training and Music Makers Social Groups.
    • Kate Crews, M.Ed., Literacy Specialist; Nancy Crews, LCSW, Counselor; Aimee Prainito, Occupational Therapist; Annamarie Matthews, Music Therapist.
    • (404) 697-4049
    • (404) 697-6081
    • 4851 Lula Street, LIlburn, Ga. 30047

EMPLOYMENT TRAINING AND SUPPORT

  • BOBBY DODD INSTITUTE
    • SEE "General Resources" listed above.
  • BRIGGS  AND ASSOCIATES
    • This organization provides support throughout the employment process and includes assistance in career development, finding jobs, applying for positions, support duirng hiring and training and on-going support.
    • www.briggsassociates.org
    • 770-993-4559 
  • FRAZER CENTER
    • www.frazercenter.org
    • Provides supported employment  with support throughout the employment process .
    • (404) 377-3836
    • 1815 S. Ponce de Leon Ave, NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30307

FINANCIAL SERVICES

  • GEORGIA STABLE ACCOUNT
    • www.stableaccount.com
    • This account allows individuals with disabilities to deposit up to  $15,000.00 annually without losing needs-based benefits.  
    • The funds must be used for disability related expenses including money used for health, independent living and quality of life.
    • Jeffery Thompson, Statewide Admissions Manager
    • General number: 1-800-439-1653


HOME MODIFICATION RESOURCES AND SERVICES

  • HOMEFREE and D.K. LIPPY CONSTRUCTION COMPANY
  •  FODAC -(Friends of Disabled Adults and Children)
    • See information under Medical Equipment and Repairs section.

legal services

  • NADLER BIERNATH, LLC
    • nadlerbiernath.com
    • The firm practices Special Needs and Elder Law.  
    • Estate planning, trust and estates for special needs families, guardianships, tax and charitable plannng, divorce settlement agreements in cases involving special needs children.
    • Heather D. Nadler, Esq., Kim  C. Martin, Esq., Laura A. Akins, Esq.
    • (770) 455-0535
    • 6810 Governors Lake Parkway, Suite 140, Peachtree Corners, Georgia 30071

MEDICAL EQUIPMENT AND REPAIRS

  • FODAC -(Friends of Disabled Adults and Children)
    • www.fodac.org
    • Fodac@fodac.org
    • FacebookL  Fordac; Twitter: FODACorg
    • Their brochure states:  We supply and repair manual and power wheelchairs, scooters, bathroom aids, hospital beds, pediatric items, walkers, canes and multiple other medical rehabilitative equipment. "  They also help with home and vehicle adaptations and have a thrift store that contains, among other items, low cost refurbished computers.
    • (770) 491-0026
    • 1-886-977-1204
    • 4900 Lewis Road, Tucker, Stone Mountain, Georgia  30083

MICROBOARDS

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  • GEORGIA MICROBOARD ASSOCIATION

SOCIAL AND RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES AND GROUPS

tHERAPY SERVICES

  • LEKOTEK
  • READ-ABLE
    • www.readableclinic.com
    • Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, ADHD Attention Training DIR FloorTime
    • See contact information under "Education Resources" herein.

**** IMPORTANT NOTICE

PETER AND PAUL'S PLACE, INC..does not advocate or endorse the use of any of the Resources listed herein.  All Resources and Service Providers listed are included solely for the information and use of those in the community who are looking for services and contacts and each user contacts, engages, employs or participates in or with these Resources on their own and at their own risk.  PETER AND PAUL'S PLACE, INC. does not intend to substitute our judgment for that of the consumer nor purports to recommend anyone or any organization listed and accepts no  liability or responsibility for the use or employment of these individuals, companies or organization.  If there are questions about this policy, please contact us directly.