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Universal Accreditation Act - 2012

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WHAT'S NEW

08/31/2015
COA Co-sponsors Symposium – A Collaborative Future for Adoption

On September 28-29 COA will join the U.S. Department of State and...

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05/28/2015
Updated Behavioral Health Standards Released

Outpatient Mental Health Services (MH) now combined with Services...

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05/20/2015
COA to Attend Upcoming Special Commission on the Practical Operation of the 1993 Hague Adoption Convention

COA’s Director of Hague Accreditation, Jayne Schmidt, will be...

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COA accredits over 2,000 private and public organizations and programs that serve more than 7 million individuals and families in the United States, Canada, and overseas. The COA standards cover over 60 different service domains and hundreds of different types of programs. The accreditation process is designed to meet the needs of diverse organizations - voluntary, public and proprietary, local and statewide, large and small. who is accredited >>