CARF Accredited Provider

What it means to be an accredited treatment provider

CARF Accredited Gold Seal

Earning CARF Accreditation

CARF Accreditation demonstrates a program’s quality, transparency, and commitment to the satisfaction of the persons served. CARF International is an independent, nonprofit accreditor of health and human services. Serenity Springs Recovery Center in Florida is proud to showcase our commitment and dedication. Because of this, we have earned a Three-Year Accreditation from The Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF).

This accreditation applies to our dual-diagnosis program which includes holistic, addiction treatment. We combine this with our clinical, mental health services. Our treatment team is committed to bringing a positive attitude. Most importantly, our outstanding services to all clients and their respective families. As a CARF accredited program, Serenity Springs is devoted to maintaining a high level of standards.

Why is CARF important to us?

CARF International is an independent, nonprofit ac-creditor of health and human services. The accreditation demonstrates a program’s quality, and transparency. Therefore their commitment to satisfaction of the persons served must be a priority.

CARF accredited programs and services have demonstrated conformance to internationally recognized standards for service delivery. Serenity Springs has demonstrated a commitment to continuous quality improvement and consumer-driven focus.

When considering an alcohol and drug rehab in Florida, how do you evaluate the different available options? Where do you look to determine which providers offer the top treatment? The answer is CARF International.

What is CARF International?

CARF International is an independent, nonprofit ac-creditor of health and human services providers in the following areas:

Aging Services, Behavioral Health, Child and Youth Services, Durable Medical Equipment, Employment and Community Services, Medical Rehabilitation, Opioid Treatment Programs, and Vision Rehabilitation Services


Why is CARF important to clients?

CARF Accredited Program

CARF accredited programs at rehabilitation centers are held to a much higher standard. Serenity Springs Recovery Center must be devoted to clients by reducing risk and addressing health & safety concerns. Therefore, we must be respectful of cultural and individual preferences. This allows us to provide the highest quality of care to every client.

The clients of Serenity Springs play an active role in the CARF accreditation process, which may include helping to develop the performance standards to giving input on services they receive. Therefore, throughout the process of accreditation, we demonstrate our beliefs that all clients have the right to be treated with dignity and respect. Clients must have timely access to services that achieve optimum outcomes. Lastly, all clients are empowered to exercise choice on any matter discussed with our staff.

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Serenity Springs Recovery Center is pleased to join CARF International in this mission of aspiring to excellence.

For more information about CARF International, the standards, or the accreditation process, visit

Serenity Springs Recovery Center