Press Releases

TRICARE Recognizes COA as an Approved Accreditor

06/15/2017

TRICARE Manual follows publication of TRICARE Rule that expands coverage more > >

Spring 2015 Innovative Practices Award Winner Announced

03/11/2015

An Accredited Organization is Recognized for Demonstrating Outstanding and Forward-looking Practices more > >

COA's Jim Murphy Recognized by NAA as one of the Top 25 Most Influential People in After School

03/25/2014

The National AfterSchool Association (NAA) has announced its list of the twenty-five most influential people in the afterschool community! The award... more > >

Innovative Practices Award Winners Announced!

11/01/2013

Neighbor to Family, Inc. and St. Joseph’s Villa are honored for their demonstration of unique and effective methods for addressing their client and... more > >

COA Announces NTEN as New Supporting Organization

03/12/2013

Nonprofit Technology Network and the Council on Accreditation Partner to Support Efforts of Human Service Organizations to Use Technology to Fulfill... more > >

New Chair-Elect and Trustees Elected to the Board

01/09/2013

Markus Trice is elected as Chair-Elect and Christopher Leung and Sara Manzano-Díaz as Trustees. more > >

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WHO IS ACCREDITED?

Private Organization Accreditation

Debt Education and Certification Foundation (DECAF), a private non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, provides high-quality financial education and counseling, with nationwide outreach throughout the U.S. DECAF is HUD-approved, and recognized as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work for in Texas.
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VOLUNTEER TESTIMONIAL

Mike Angstadt

Volunteer Roles: Commissioner; Hague Evaluator; Lead Evaluator; Peer Reviewer; Team Leader

Serving as a Team Leader for COA has been an enriching experience in many ways. Utilizing the Contextual Accreditation process to discern the means in which agencies, offering a variety of services, located throughout the US, Canada ,the Philippines and other countries provide best and most promising practices to their consumers has been particularly rewarding. read more>>