Enhancing people’s lives
CARF® International is an independent, nonprofit accreditor of health and human services.
Accredited programs and services
Persons served annually
Countries, states, territories, and provinces on five continents recognize one or more of our areas of accreditation, and many mandate CARF accreditation exclusively.
The value of accreditation goes beyond conformance
Accreditation positively impacts your business and services in many ways. These benefits combined with the strength of our internationally accepted standards and consultative peer-review model, are distinguishing factors that make CARF the accreditor of choice for health and human service providers.
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Use our provider search tool to find providers accredited or certified by CARF.
The collective commitment to our mission, vision, values, and purposes is one of many reasons CARF is a rewarding place to work. Diversity enriches our mission by bringing together a variety of perspectives, ideas, and experiences that represent the communities we serve.
The following sites and portals are dedicated to assisting accreditation and certification customers, surveyors, and payers/regulators.