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Angus Carers Centre receives PQASSO Award

Friday 21st September 2012

Angus Carers Centre are proud to have received the PQASSO level 1 quality mark in September 2012.  This followed an intense and rigorous process by Centre staff and the Board of Directors self review, improve and finally, pass an external assessment.  The award has been the result of almost 2 years of hard work by the Centre's staff.

PQASSO is a quality assurance system run by CES for small voluntary and community organisations. It measures organisations' performance in 12 quality areas including governanace; leadership and management; user-centred service' and results.  By achieving the PQASSO level 1 mark we have successfully demonstrated qualities such as:

  • Effective and responsible governance.
  • That we recognise and value our users: we focus on better outcomes for our users and represent their interests.
  • Robust financial control
  • And that we build good relationships with other organisations.

Recieving the award has been a great boost to the staff team in recognition of their hard work in maintaining high standards in all aspects of our services.