Accreditation and Reaccreditation
Accreditation provides agencies with an opportunity to re-tool processes and align services with best practices and funder requirements. It is a long and challenging preparation, but there are numerous benefits in addition to the accreditation itself—it should not be painful! We believe in the processes of accreditation to keep agencies and programs on top of their performance, both initially as they revamp to meet standards, then on-going in order to maintain accreditation. If it’s done well, everyone benefits.
Read these articles about accreditation, and preparing for it, in Resources:
• Accreditation and Reaccreditation
• 5 Good Reasons That the Hassles of Accreditation Are Worth It
• Foundation Thinking = Start Here! Concepts and Questions to Focus Vision and Performance in Organizations
Contact Us for a free consultation about accreditation, its benefits, costs, and potential for facilitating changes that mean something.