The Council on Accreditation (COA) is an international, independent organization, which accredits agencies providing behavioral healthcare and child and family services. Aviva earned the right to display the prestigious COA logo by successfully completing an intense and comprehensive accreditation process, which must be repeated every five years. The COA logo assures the public that our agency is independently accredited by a national organization in the field of human and social services for delivering a superior level of professional and quality services to our clients and their families.
GuideStar gathers and disseminates information about every single IRS-registered nonprofit organization, providing information about each nonprofit’s mission, legitimacy, impact, reputation, finances, programs, transparency, governance, and much more. The GuideStar exchange program demonstrates a nonprofit organization’s commitment to transparency, and Aviva Family and Children’s Services is a GuideStar Exchange Gold Participant, the highest level in the GuideStar Exchange program.
Aviva is a member of The Association of Community Human Service Agencies (ACHSA). With beginnings dating back to 1955, ACHSA today represents more than 85 nonprofit community agencies that provide a wide range of child welfare, mental health, and juvenile justice services for vulnerable individuals and families in Los Angeles County. ACHSA is committed to building healthy individuals, families and communities through advocacy in pursuit of more effective service delivery systems within Los Angeles County.
Aviva belongs to the American Association of Children’s Residential Centers, which brings professionals together to advance the frontiers of knowledge pertaining to the spectrum of therapeutic living environments for children and adolescents with behavioral health disorders.