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Goodwill Industries Awarded CARF Certification

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LAWTON Okla_ CARF International announced that Goodwill Industries of Southwest Oklahoma & North Texas, Inc. has been accredited for a period of three years for its Adult Day Service program.

This is the first accreditation that the international accrediting body, CARF, has awarded to Goodwill Industries of Southwest Oklahoma & North Texas, Inc.

This accreditation decision represents the highest level of accreditation that can be awarded to an organization and shows the organization's substantial conformance to the CARF standards. An organization receiving a Three-Year Accreditation has put itself through a rigorous peer review process. It has demonstrated to a team of surveyors during an on-site visit its commitment to offering programs and services that are measurable, accountable, and of the highest quality. 

Goodwill Industries of Southwest Oklahoma and North Texas, Inc. is a nonprofit organization with offices at 1210 SW Summit Ave, Lawton, Oklahoma. It has been providing services in the Lawton area since 1957.

CARF is an independent, nonprofit accrediting body whose mission is to promote the quality, value, and optimal outcomes of services through a consultative accreditation process that centers on enhancing the lives of the persons served. Founded in 1966 as the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, and now known as CARF International, the accrediting body establishes consumer-focused standards to help organizations measure and improve the quality of their programs and services. For more information about the accreditation process, please visit the CARF website at www.carf.org.

For additional information, contact Krishella Hartsfield at580-355-2163 ext. 34 or Elizabeth Skulski at 580-248-9313.

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