Business description:

We are an independent, nonprofit organization focused on advancing the quality of services you use to meet your needs for the best possible outcomes.

CARF provides accreditation services worldwide at the request of health and human service providers. Whether you are seeking rehabilitation for a disability, treatment for addiction and substance abuse, home and community services, retirement living, or other health and human services, you can have confidence in your choice. Providers that meet our standards have demonstrated their commitment to being among the best available.

Founded in 1966 as the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, CARF International is an independent, nonprofit accreditor of health and human services in the following areas:

  • Aging Services
  • Behavioral Health
    • Opioid Treatment Program
  • Business and Services Management Networks
  • Child and Youth Services
  • Employment and Community Services
    • One-Stop Career Centers
    • Vision Rehabilitation Services
  • Medical Rehabilitation
    • DMEPOS (Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies)

The CARF International group of companies currently accredits more than 50,000 programs and services at 23,000 locations. More than 8 million persons of all ages are served annually by 6,800 CARF-accredited service providers.

CARF accreditation extends to countries in North and South America, Europe, Asia, and Africa.

CARF International
Toll Free: (888) 281-6531
TTY: (520) 495-7077
CARF Canada
Toll Free: (888) 281-6531
TTY: (520) 495-7077
CARF Europe
Phone: 001 (520) 325-1044
Fax: 001 (520) 318-1129
Tucson, Arizona, USA (headquarters)
6951 East Southpoint Road
Tucson, AZ  85756-9407, USA
Fax: (520) 318-1129
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
501-10154 104 Street NW
Edmonton, AB  T5J 1A7, Canada
Fax: (780) 426-7274
London, England, United Kingdom
4th Floor, Rex House, 4-12 Regent Street
London, SW1Y 4RG, UK
Washington, District of Columbia, USA
1730 Rhode Island Avenue NW, Suite 410
Washington, DC  20036-3134, USA
Fax: (202) 587-5009
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
1 Yonge Street, Suite 1801
Toronto, ON  M5E 1W7, Canada
Fax: (520) 495-3010