Omaha, Neb. - CARF International announced that CRCC, formerly known as Children’s Respite Care Center, has been accredited for a period of three years for its Child/Youth Day Care Program and Counseling/Outpatient Program. The latest accreditation is the second consecutive Three-Year Accreditation that the international accrediting body, CARF, has given to CRCC.
CRCC is thrilled to be the only Child/Youth Day Care Program accredited in the state of Nebraska and one out of only 29 accredited programs internationally. Additionally, CRCC is the only Counseling/Outpatient Program accredited in the state of Nebraska and one out of the 134 accredited programs internationally.
This accreditation decision represents the highest level of accreditation that can be given to an organization and shows the organization’s substantial conformance to the CARF standards. An organization receiving a Three-Year Accreditation has put itself through a rigorous peer-review process. It has demonstrated to a team of surveyors during an on-site visit its commitment to offering programs and services that are measurable, accountable, and of the highest quality.
About CRCC - CRCC provides high-quality care to children with special needs and their neighborhood friends. Licensed nurses, therapists, teachers and paraprofessionals combine compassion, experience and expertise to provide services and support for children and their families from birth to age 21. Through day, weekend and summer programs, children of diverse abilities have the opportunity to grow together, develop life-long skills and reach their fullest potential. Visit www.CRCComaha.org to learn more.
About CARF - CARF is an independent, nonprofit accrediting body whose mission is to promote the quality, value, and optimal outcomes of services through a consultative accreditation process and continuous improvement services that center on enhancing the lives of the persons served. Founded in 1966 as the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, and now known as CARF International, the accrediting body establishes consumer-focused standards to help organizations measure and improve the quality of their programs and services. For more information about the accreditation process, please visit the CARF website at www.carf.org.