In 2017, we received a 3 year re-accreditation from CARF, the highest accreditation level. CARF is an independent, nonprofit accreditation of human service providers.



The Arc Baltimore is proud to display this Seal of Excellence awarded by Maryland Nonprofits. Certification in the Standards for Excellence program is bestowed only to the most well-managed and responsibly governed nonprofit organizations that have demonstrated compliance with 55 specific Standards for Excellence based on honesty, integrity, fairness, respect, trust, responsibility, and accountability. The Arc Baltimore has met, complied with, and integrated the Standards for Excellence into all its activities to successfully complete this voluntary certification program.