A great way to get involved with ALFA as an individual, regardless of membership, is through various online portals and social media channels that offer you the ability to share resources with your peers in the senior living industry.
Attend the ALFA Conference & ExpoConsidered among the largest, most important events in senior living, the ALFA Conference & Expo offers educational sessions, valuable networking opportunities and collaboration aimed at advancing quality care and services for seniors and their families.
Advocate for Seniors and Senior Living Employees' RightsAdvocate on behalf of senior living care employees, residents and their families by contacting your Senators and Members of Congress. Advocating is as easy as clicking a "Take Action" button, entering your zip code, and sharing a little information with Congress about you and why a particular piece of legislation is important to you. Take action online.
Subscribe to ALFA's Award Winning Senior Living PublicationsIf you haven't done so already, please subscribe to the Senior Living Executive magazine. Senior Living Executive covers the latest news in assisted living aimed at improving operational excellence in senior living care.
Please also take a moment to subscribe to the weekly senior living e-newsletter, ALFA Update. The ALFA Update offers the latest news and information about senior living through a variety of articles that will help you better understand forces shaping the senior living business, affecting seniors and their families, and raising the bar for operational excellence.
ALFA LinkedIn Group where 3000+ senior living professionals chat about industry issues and share resources. Articles in this discussion group are often linked to in the ALFA Update e-Newsletter.
Connect with ALFA on Social MediaALFA and its members are social. Are you? Connect with ALFA and other industry professionals on social media channels to read, hear, and participate in the latest conversations regarding senior living and assisted living regulatory and legislative breakthroughs. Please also share with us your stories and industry knowledge!
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Get More Out of ALFA Through ALFA MembershipALFA members attend the spring Advocacy Day Fly-In on Capitol Hill to advocate for policies that will advance quality of life for America’s seniors.
ALFA members are invited to join executive roundtables. These by-invitation-only peer groups are comprised of seasoned senior living professionals from a variety of disciplines and functional areas, who meet in person and through conference calls to discuss their most pressing business challenges.
ALFA members received discounted conference, advertising and sponsorship rates.
ALFA members are recognized via social media, in ALFA's Senior Living Executive, and online on ALFA's Members in the News portal.
ALFA members participate in member only awards and recognition programs including ALFA's Best of the Best, and ALFA's Communities Acting to Reduce Energy (C.A.R.E).
Learn more about the other benefits of ALFA membership and how you can get involved. Contact ALFA's Membership Director.
Other Ideas?If you have an idea or suggestion for how ALFA can better engage professionals in the senior living industry, we'd sincerely appreciate your input.
Jaclyn Allmon, CAE
VP, Marketing & Membership
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SAVE THE DATE for the ALFA Advocacy Fly-In, September 17-18, 2013, in Washington, D.C.
The ALFA Advocacy Fly-In is the premier public policy event for ALFA. Open to ALFA members only, this two day event brings together top advocates from across the country to Washington, DC to advocate for the principles of choice, independence, and quality of life for seniors.
Advocacy never ends. It is a constant endeavor. And your presence in these meetings is paramount to our advocacy efforts. You are the voice of senior living. You are the most effective advocates in the best interests of resident-centered care. Become an advocate!
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