Navigating Uncharted Waters During Covid-19

During my eight-year tenure with Grafton, I have spent the last three as the Business Development Administrator. I consider myself the “connective tissue” between key stakeholders and Grafton. Nearly every… Read More

Grafton in Action – Spring 2018

Often, when we consider Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) or intellectual and developmental disabilities, we immediately think about children. But there is a significant population of adults with these diagnoses, as… Read More

The Show Must Go On

With the holidays well behind us, there are several fond memories of family and friends that I will take into the New Year. However, the one moment that has stayed with… Read More

Just Like You and Me– Thoughts on Disabilities Awareness Month

On a cold Wednesday morning, I sat around a small conference table with Dave and Aidan, sipping orange juice and eating donuts, while the sun shone warm through two huge windows and we chatted about our love of sweets. It was a morning meeting just like many other morning meetings.

Goal Mastery

In 2004, Grafton’s CEO, Jim Gaynor, asked his leadership team to provide the percentage of goals clients at Grafton mastered annually overall and within specific programs and services. While observations… Read More