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Looking for Aging Life Care Services

Look for Aging Life Care Services

If you are looking for expert assistance in caring for a family member, friend, or yourself, this site will help you learn about Aging Life Care Professionals – a partner to help you make the best decisions and deliver the best solutions for you and your loved one as they age. It’s a holistic approach – that respects your values, preferences, and resources.

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Aging Life Care Professionals are
the experts and can assist in many ways -- don't just take our word for it.

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Helpful Quick Links

Helpful Quick Links

Welcome to the Aging Life Care Association website. We invite you to browse our pages to learn more about Aging Life Care, and Aging Life Care Professional. In this section, we have provided a few Quick Links to help guide you.

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ALCA Members may log in to access additional member resources. If you're not currently a member, create a non-member account to allow you to register for events and purchase products.

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Information on Careers & Membership

Information on Careers & Membership

If you are considering a career in Aging Life Care or are ready to join ALCA, this site provides information on the profession, certification, and membership categories and applications. Our Mission: Leading the community of aging life care professionals through education, professional development, and the highest ethical standards.

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ALCA membership is many things to many members - here's just one comment from a long time member of the association.

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For Professional Referral Sources

For Professional Referral Sources

If you are working with a client who needs a broader scope of services, contact a member of ALCA to ensure finding a professional with the expertise and experience to provide appropriate support, resources, and services. Our members subscribe to the highest standards of practice and code of ethics.

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Aging Life Care News

  • How to Help Your Aging Parents When Money Is Tight


    US News and World Report
    Marianne Griebler, a marketing communications consultant in Chicago, says she used a care manager several months ago..."The best ones are affiliated with an association called Aging Life Care Association,"...formerly called the National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers.

Visit the ALCA Newsroom for additional news and press releases on the association, Aging Life Care™, Aging Life Care Professionals™, and past articles on Geriatric Care Management.

Journal of Geriatric Care Management

Each issue is filled with in-depth articles and case studies on clinical topics as well as business topics that are vital in educating care managers on the latest trends, best practices, and research in the field. Read the Journal of Geriatric Care Management.

ALCA Coffee Talk

ALCA Members, if you missed a recent session of Coffee Talk with Callie, please click here to login to the archive page. Recordings, slides, and handouts are made available after each session.

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Turkey with a Side of Sibling Conflict


sibling conflict, aging parents

The fight over the last piece of pumpkin pie  may not be the only struggle this Thanksgiving. As families gather around the table, many will have the difficult conversations of how to care for mom or dad.  These conversations can be emotionally charged and test sibling bonds. How to Overcome & Manage Sibling Conflict with Aging … Continue reading Turkey with a Side of Sibling Conflict

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Are You at Risk for Caregiver Burnout?


Caregiver Burnout

Caregiving can take a toll mentally, emotionally, and physically whether you’re providing hands-on care, managing a paid caregiver, or anything in between. With the pressure of determining a loved one’s care needs and how best to care for them, it’s easy to forget that caregivers need care too. As we honor caregivers during National Family … Continue reading Are You at Risk for Caregiver Burnout?

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Home for the Holidays: Making the Most of Visits to Aging Parents


visiting aging parents over the holidays

Holidays are occasions that many of us spend with family, whether we live down the block or across the country.  For those with aging parents or loved ones, these visits are an important time to take stock amidst the hustle and bustle, and to make plans.  By Heather Imhoff, MSW, LMSW – Aging Life Care … Continue reading Home for the Holidays: Making the Most of Visits to Aging Parents

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