At Beacon, we view accreditation as a validation of our efforts to provide high quality programs and services to children and families in metropolitan Chicago. As an accredited nonprofit organization, we constantly strive to improve the scope and impact of our services, and to prove ourselves worthy of the trust that the community and our authorizing bodies have placed in us.
Beacon is proud to be accredited, approved and/or licensed by several agencies and regulatory bodies, including:
- The Joint Commission
- The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
- The Bureau of Accreditation, Licensure and Certification (IDHS)
- The Illinois State Board of Education (licensure)
For information about our accredited homeless outreach services and academic programs or to learn more about the impact of your donations, visit our impact page.