CARF International accreditation provides a visible symbol that assures the public of our commitment to continually enhance the quality of services and programs with a focus on the satisfaction of the persons served.
Life plan communities earning CARF accreditation are recognized for their ongoing innovation and continued conformance to the standards.
In addition to demonstrating solid business practices, accredited providers also enjoy:
Why choose CARF over other accreditors? CARF stands for continuous quality improvement with a focus on the satisfaction of persons served. CARF accreditation makes a difference!
CARF International was founded in 1966 as the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities and is an independent, nonprofit accreditor of health and human services.
The CARF International group of companies currently accredits more than 60,000 programs and services at over 28,000 locations. More than 15.3 million persons of all ages are served annually by 8,000-plus CARF-accredited service providers.
CARF accreditation extends to countries in North and South America, Europe, Asia, and Oceania.
Homestead Village welcomed its digitally enhanced re-accreditation survey from Monday, October 3 through Wednesday, October 5, 2022. The digitally enhanced survey utilized Microsoft Teams to connect the CARF surveyors with the groups of persons served, staff members, and other participants in the process.
As an ongoing CARF accredited organization, we are extremely excited to see what this year’s survey results will bring. Stay tuned!