Since 1985, the National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers (NAPGCM) has provided leadership, education, and advocacy in the profession of geriatric care management. In May 2015 the National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers (NAPGCM) changed its name to Aging Life Care Association™ (ALCA). The profession of “Geriatric Care Management,” as defined by this organization, was changed to the Aging Life Care™ profession and its practitioners “Aging Life Care Professionals™.
We invite you to become a part of ALCA – the respected voice of the profession. Here you will find a diversity of disciplines, an entrepreneurial spirit, best business practices, peer-to-peer consultation, Standards of Practice, Code of Ethics, networking, advocacy, and opportunities to learn from leading thinkers.
Membership qualifications for each level of membership have changed. As of October 1, 2015 if you are joining in 2016 (or during October-December of 2015 for the 2016 calendar year), you must meet the new membership requirements listed on the Membership Levels page of the website. These new membership qualifications apply to new applicants only. Click here to download and print the new qualifications.