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Welcome to the North Carolina Local Health Department Accreditation Program. This website contains a wealth of resources to support the NCLHD Accreditation process. This guide helps you know where to start!

Get Plugged In

  1. Check and make sure your agency’s contact information is current
    Make changes as needed!
  2. Sign up for Monthly Highlights, our newsletter where we share program updates and resources.

Explore previous Monthly Highlights online.

  1. Join your regional workgroup to connect with AACs near you!

Get Oriented

  1. Familiarize yourself with the Accreditation Process.
  2. Gain access to your health department’s Accreditation Dashboard.
    • Work with a Dashboard Org Admin at your agency to get added to your county’s dashboard — they can learn how to add you by using the Dashboard User Guide.
    • Can’t find an org admin? Email us at for support.
  3. Explore the HDSAI Interpretation Document— the guiding document for all things Accreditation.
  4. Sign up for Trainings.

Dive Deeper

Ready to dive in deeper? Check out the following pages to learn more about the NCLHDA Program:

Still have a question? Check out our or email us at for support.