Community Bridges was recently accredited by the Council on Quality and Leadership (CQL) with the quality assurance accreditation. We are the only agency in New Hampshire to hold this distinction. To achieve this accreditation Community Bridges focused on basic assurances®, shared values®, responsive services, community life and CQL’s personal outcome measures®.
CQL is a leader in working with human service organizations and systems to continually define, measure, and improve the quality of life of all people. It offers consultation, accreditation, training and certification services to organizations and systems that share its vision of dignity, opportunity and community for all people.
By earning accreditation, Community Bridges has demonstrated a strong policy base in CQL’s 10 Basic Assurances:
Community Bridges was required to demonstrate that these policies and procedures are in practice across all of our programs. As part of the accreditation process, the agency worked together with key stakeholders including self-advocates, families, board members, and staff and community members to set future goals for the agency.