Senior Living Supplier Guide
Based in North America, Kwalu's broad manufacturing capabilities give us the flexibility to easily handle both small projects and those with extremely large scope. But our real strength lies in our ability to do anything. Hence the motto. The impossible will be done immediately. Miracles will take a little longer. Visit Kwalu online.
Direct Supply
Direct Supply – Taking Cost Out of Healthcare
From equipment, design and construction to project management, preventive maintenance and risk management, no other company provides a more complete spectrum of high quality senior care products and services than Direct Supply.
Marketing Planner
2015 Marketing Planner
Interested in building deeper roots in the senior living business? View our online marketing planner for numerous ways to reach senior living executives while investing in the future of senior living.

Senior Living Job Opportunities

Passion. Dedication. Drive. Three words that describe senior living professionals. Find your next star—or become someone’s newest star—at the ALFA career center.

Suppliers Dedicated to Serving Senior Living Communities

The Senior Living Supplier Guide is the online resource to turn to when you need suppliers of products and services focused on serving assisted living, independent living and retirement communities.

Use the search box above to locate the companies offering the products or services you seek. Or, use the drop down menu to the left of the search box to search through categories of products and services. The advanced search button will enable you to call up several categories of suppliers at once.

Easily call or e-mail designated company representative for more information.

Member to Member Solutions

The following Member to Member Solutions articles were written by ALFA Allied Members to educate providers on issues critical to running a successful senior living community. ALFA’s Allied Members offer years of experience and a unique perspective on senior living issues.

Although senior living communities advertise as offering the cruise-ship lifestyle, this lifestyle is not reducing the loneliness and depression that residents may experience upon joining a community. Recent research shows that one way of reducing these mental health issues is by adopting an activity program that fosters resident engagement instead of entertainment.
During the holidays, adult children often discover during their visits home just how poorly mom is coping now that dad is gone. That realization sparks an influx of inquiries online as families begin to research care options. Community websites and Internet directories see a surge in inquiries in January, with increases of 50 percent or even more compared to November and December.
Change is coming to senior living. It’s coming from multiple angles and affecting every aspect of the industry, from senior living providers to the companies that support them.
Terrorism Risk Insurance Act: Willis is closely following legislative developments on the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA, renewed as TRIPRA in 2007), an extremely important issue for our clients. We can now report further progress in the on-going discussion on Capitol Hill related to the renewal of the federal government's terrorism insurance backstop (TRIPA).