Accreditation Canada - Exemplary Standing

Accreditation and Awards

In October 2016, all four Yee Hong Centres and Social Services received Accreditation with Exemplary Standing for 2016-2020. This is the highest honour awarded by Accreditation Canada for an organization’s commitment to Quality and Excellence. This is the seventh consecutive time that the Yee Hong Centre has received full accreditation since it began operation in 1994.

Recognition through Awards

  • Accreditation Canada – Exemplary Standing (2016, 2012)
  • Canadian Council on Health Services Accreditation (2006, 2003, 1999, 1996)
  • SSHRC Community and College Social Innovation Fund with Sheridan College (2015)
  • University of Toronto’s Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work: Excellence in Field Education (2014)
  • Health Quality Ontario: Minister’s Medal (2013)
  • Mississauga-Halton Community Care Access Centre: “Heroes in the Home” Caregiver (2010)
  • Ontario Volunteer Services Awards (2016-2008)

Health Quality and Safety Medal