Business Practices – we are fully committed to prevent and detect fraud, fiscal mismanagement and misappropriation of funds.
Witnessing of Documents- the agency will regard the witnessing of signature to be accurate and accountable.
Marketing Practices- activities will never knowingly mislead or misinform the public or misrepresent ADOFAM.
Service Delivery- we are committed to providing the highest quality services and continuously monitor and seek to improve the quality of those services.
Conflict of Interest- take reasonable steps to resolve the issue in a manner that makes the clients’ interests primary and protects clients’ interests to the greatest extent possible.
Personal Fundraising- Employees shall not engage in coercive solicitation such as seeking donations, encouraging purchases or taking a position on an issue outside the workplace.
Exchange of Gifts, Gratuities and Money- Employees do not give or accept items (money, personal items, cd’s, cigarettes, clothes, etc.) from or to clients, external agencies, funders, or other vendors.
Personal Property- we prohibit any items on the premises that are sexually suggestive, offensive, or demeaning to specific individuals or groups, along with firearms or weapons.
Setting Boundaries- employees should not engage in dual or multiple relationships with clients or former clients, in which there is a risk of exploitation or potential harm to the client.
Professional Responsibilities- It is the policy of ADOFAM that all staff, who are bound by codes of ethics for their are expected to remain familiar and up-to-date with, and adhere to, their respective codes.
Human Resources- we strive to ensure compliance with Equal Employment Opportunity and Workforce Diversity guidelines and encourage hiring of qualified candidates who reflect the diversity of the community and population served.
Contractual Relationships- we will adhere to all Federal and State guidelines when entering into contracts while maintaining professional boundaries.
Prohibition of Fraud, Waste and Abuse and Other Wrongdoings- ADOFAM will not participate in, condone, or be associated with dishonesty, fraud, or deception.