Lifeline Connections awarded CARF accreditation

Organization provides behavioral health services in Camas

Lifeline Connections recently achieved national accreditation for several of its treatment programs.

CARF International announced accreditation of its assertive community treatment, detoxification, substance use disorder intensive outpatient, substance use disorder and mental health outpatient and substance use disorder residential treatment programs.

It is the first accreditation, valid for three years, that CARF has awarded to Lifeline Connections.

“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,” a Lifeline Connections press release stated. “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.”

Lifeline Connections is a not-for-profit organization serving Southwest Washington with offices in Vancouver, Orchards and Camas. It has been providing behavioral health services since 1962.

For more information about Lifeline Connections, call 397-8246.