Academic Partner Information

ACADEMIC PARTNER (AP)

An Academic Partner is a non-voting industry supporter of ALCA that is not in the direct practice of Aging Life Care/care management as defined by ALCA, but is an accredited educational institution providing academic programs in a field or fields related to Aging Life Care™ / care management, including but not limited to counseling, gerontology, mental health, nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy, psychology, or social work. Individual and Institutional Partnerships available. Institutional Partnerships may include up to three representatives. Please visit our website at aginglifecare.org for details.

ACADEMIC PARTNER BENEFITS INCLUDE:

  • Listing in ALCA Website “Academic Partner” list (Institutional Partnership only)
  • Use of the ALCA Academic Partner Logo on website and on both printed and electronic marketing material (Institutional Partner Only)
  • Use of Recommendations for Academic Communities Developing Aging Life Care / Geriatric Care Management Programs and all other educational materials on members only pages of website
  • Access to members for research (with Board pre-approval)
  • Access to skilled and proficient speakers on various topics on Aging
  • Notification of Call for Speaker Proposals for National and Chapter Conferences
  • Promotion of continuing education events on ALCA Event Calendar
  • Participation in one of nine regional chapters**
  • Subscription to ALCA's Communities-Listserv and Social Media
  • Reduced rates for exhibiting or sponsoring at National Conference
  • Reduced advertising rates
  • Partner rates for educational and professional products and events
  • Access to ALCA’s print and digital resources – Inside ALCA, The Journal of Aging Life Care™, and e-flash newsletters
  • Benefits extend to up to 3 representatives (Institutional Partner Only)

**additional chapter participation available at $50 each

Annual Fee:

$250 – Institutional Partnership (up to three representatives)

$125 – Individual Partnership (one representative - would not include listing on ALCA website or use of AP logo)

Academic Partner listings are provided for the information and convenience of ALCA members and consumers, and they do not indicate or imply endorsement by ALCA. These companies and their products and services have not been vetted by ALCA, nor does ALCA make any representations regarding their suitability for any particular purpose.

For a list of Aging Life Care Professionals®/care managers who are members and meet ALCA qualifications as Aging Life Care Professionals/care managers, please visit our Find an Aging Life Care Expert search feature .

Academic Partner Application

If your institution is interested in supporting our industry and is not primarily in the direct practice of Aging Life Care™/care management as defined by ALCA, but is an accredited educational institution providing academic programs in a field or fields related to Aging Life Care™ / care management please download the Academic Partner Application and return it with the requested documentation to the ALCA Office. Applications may be submitted electronically to jwagner@aginglifecare.org.