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In partnership with families, the Greater Richmond ARC creates life-fulfilling opportunities for individuals with disabilities.

ARC achieves CARF certification

The Greater Richmond ARC recently received CARF(Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities ) certification in five categories of employment services through 2012:

-Employment Services: Community Employment Services: Job Development
-Employment Services: Community Employment Services: Job Supports
-Employment Services: Community Employment Services: Job-Site Training
-Employment Services: Employee Development Services
-Employment Services: Organizational Employment Services

ARF-accredited service providers enjoy recognition among an international community of persons served, peer facilities, and programs for superior standards of care and excellence in outcomes.

The achievement is an indication of ARC's dedication and commitment to improving the quality of of the lives of the individuals and families it serves. According to a certification letter from Brian J. Boon, PhD, president and CEO of CARF, "Services, personnel and documentation clearly indicate an established pattern of practice excellence."