CET is the accreditation standard of the Alberta Council of Disability Services. This accreditation is recognized by PDD and other funding bodies. MCS has had CET Level II with Complex Support Needs accreditation since 2004.
Protection of Persons in Care Act
Protection of Persons in Care Act promotes the safety of adults in care, by requiring everybody to report incidents where they have reasonable and probable grounds to suspect that there is, or has been, abuse against a person-in-care. The Act came into effect in January 1998.
Abuse Prevention and Response Protocol
The Abuse Prevention and Response Protocol was developed to address both the prevention of abuse and the response to any form of maltreatment toward an individual supported by the PDD program. Click here to view the Abuse Prevention and Response Protocol.
- In the area of Health and Safety, we are also governed by Alberta Health Services.
- Fire Protection requirements are in effect.
PDD Safety Standards
Persons with Developmental Disabilities (PDD) Safety Standards were implemented to ensure that adults who are supported by the Persons with Developmental Disabilities program are living in safe homes, and that their staff are using safe practices. MirkaCare meets all DS Safety Standards.