CQL | The Council on Quality and Leadership

CQL asks us to raise that bar for each person

CQL | The Council on Quality and Leadership provides accreditation, training, certification, and customized consultation to human service organizations and systems that share our vision of dignity, opportunity and community for all people.

CQL Accreditation Menu

Accreditation provides a framework for quality enhancement through planning meetings, self-assessments, interviews, on-site visits, focus groups, stakeholder events, data analysis, and ongoing partnership. Learn More>>

Article about CQL Accreditation

“CQL will be impacting everything we do and will quickly become a foundation for our business operations. It’s going to influence how our board makes decisions, how human rights committees affect change, how people communicate, and how information is delivered to those served,” states Suzy Davis of Boundless. “And the money that you put into it, will pay you back in spades. It’s worth every penny.” Read More>>

CQL Certification

By achieving CQL Certification, agency staff are equipped with the skills to discover what really matters to the people they support, and then use that information for planning purposes. Learn More>>

CQL Training Options

CQL's training options are focused on equipping your staff and your organization with tools to deliver the highest quality of services. They cover a wide range of topics, including supported decision-making, communication, community, rights, outcomes and much more! View Options>>

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CQL PORTAL Data System

How do support needs affect outcomes in a person's life?

CQL's data system PORTAL can analyze outcomes data based on the number of hours of support a person receives. For example, we find that people who receive around the clock supports (24/7) are less likely to have supports in place for 'free from abuse and neglect.' Read More>>


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