Promote Your Accreditation
We know accreditation is a concept that is often difficult to explain. COA offers a promotional toolkit to help you communicate the value of accreditation and strategically leverage your accredited status. In addition, COA offers a communications consultant that can assist you with customized solutions for promoting your COA accreditation. To receive complimentary technical assistance with promoting your accreditation, send an email to Emily Brush or contact Emily at 866.262.8088, extension 264.
Each item in the tool kit should be used at the discretion of the individual program. Please note that some of the items contained in the Tool Kit may not apply to your program.
Promotional Toolkit Guide
This guide offers ideas and information to help you explain and promote your accreditation.
COA Logo Usage Guidelines
A guide to utilizing COA logos
Template Documents for Internal and External Stakeholders
COA Accredited Logos
JPG and EPS logos to communicate your COA accreditation
A template press release for communicating your accreditation to the media
Social Media Communications
Template posts, tweets, and updates for Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn profiles
Memo to Leadership, Administrators, Staff, Contractors, and Volunteers
A letter template for communicating accreditation to your internal stakeholders
Communication Email for Customer Inquiry
A sample accreditation communication for email customer inquiries
Email for Customers
An email template for communicating accreditation to your customers
Email for Supporters
An email template for communicating accreditation to your supporters
Memo to Partner Organizations
A letter template for communicating accreditation to partner organizations
Verbal Update Script
A sample script for verbally communicating accreditation
ClearPoint Credit Counseling Solutions
Tim Spearin, Vice President, Quality Assurance
ClearPoint Credit Counseling Solutions has been accredited by the Council on Accreditation (COA) since 1996. Reaccreditation attests that a member organization continues to meet the highest national operating standards as set by the COA. It also provides assurance that ClearPoint Credit Counseling Solutions is performing services which the community needs, conducting its operations and funds successfully.