Established in 1967, Fairbanks Resource Agency (FRA) is a community based nonprofit organization dedicated to providing supports, referrals, information and services for individuals with a disability and their family or caregiver.
Our mission includes the provision of accessible, efficient and effective services that support the dignity and independence of children, adolescence and adults with an intellectual and developmental disability (IDD) or other complex behaviors, adults with Alzheimer’s disease or related dementia and seniors experiencing frail or disabling conditions in Interior Alaska.
As one of the largest private employers based in Fairbanks Alaska, FRA employs approximately 350 qualified and trained staff dedicated to providing supports that enhance the lives of those we serve. Our goal is to assist individuals to achieve their highest potential where they live, learn and work.
FRA provides an array of support through our Care Coordination, Employment Services, Family Services, Residential Services, Senior Services and the Ability One Partnership program. Please browse Our Services to learn more.
Job Listing to find out how you can become part of our team.
Current Openings under Employment Services and the Ability One Program for opportunities for individuals with a disability.
Seminars for FRA seminars and community workshops.
Privacy Statement to view FRA Privacy Practices.
|In the News
Special Thanks to the Fairbanks Roller Girls! These speed loving skaters are dedicated stewards of the community and donate 10% of their ticket proceeds from each Roller Derby Bout. FRA was a Bout beneficiary during the December 7th Roller Bout, and received $445.
We reached our Goal! Over 10,500 pounds were collected during the 2013 GCI-FRA Closet Collections Clothing Drive on Oct. 19, 2013. GCI teamed up with FRA to sponsor a community wide event and and raised 10,000 pounds of cloth. Special thanks to KWOLF and VMAX, Cookie Jar, Ralph Seekins and Era Alaska. Proceeds from the drive benefit FRA Program services. Check out the FRA Facebook GCI-FRA Closet Collections Clothing Drive photo gallery.
Thank you for a successful 9th Annual “FRA City Sampler Taste of Fairbanks”, Oct.10, 2013, at Westmark Hotel. Over 275 attended to sample amazing food and wine from the Interior restaurant, eateries, caterers and distributors. Businesses also contributed door prizes that added excitement to the event. Nearly $22,000 (net) was raised, exceeding our goal. Proceeds benefit Fairbanks Resource Agency Program Services. Please visit the FRA City Sampler 2013 Donors to see the City Sampler sponsors, prize donors and food/beverage businesses.
|For More Information contact
Fairbanks Resource Agency
805 Airport Way, Fairbanks, Alaska 99701.
Tel: (907) 456-8901, Fax: (907) 452-5171
FRA is a United Way member agency.