PALA's membership allows for the recognition of different types of homes within the same industry to be represented by the only trade association dedicated exclusively to representing this very special residential care alternative. PALA provides a legislative voice in Harrisburg and our national affiliate- The Assisted Living Federation of America (ALFA) carries the concerns of our members to the nation's Capital.
What 2013 Will Bring To PALA Members
PALA’s “Member Public Policy Call In” Conference Calls. Open to members ONLY, these calls will allow members to get updated on ALL the latest policy news coming from Harrisburg
PALA’s New and Improved Web Site – with more information regarding public policy, conferences, and member concerns. Updated frequently, PALA’s new website will allow members to be “in the know” at all times through our PALA "Portal".
PALA’s continued Member Alerts for member concerns/questions.
PALA’s Spring 2013 Conference (April 9th and 10th at the Eden Resort Lancaster) and PALA’s Fall 2013 Conference (October 9th and 10th at the Sheraton Hotel in Harrisburg). PALA Members enjoy deep discounts on registration and receive special privileges from Conference speakers and Vendors, unavailable to non-members.
Free attendance to PALA's myriad training sessions throughout the year! Members can attend our Regional Networking Meetings, PALA "Education Day", PALA Regulatory Compliance Guide "Training Sessions", etc.
PALA's "Monday Morning Wake-Up". Emailed to all PALA members every Monday morning, this is a one-stop email briefing to get updated on all the latest from PALA - includes education updates, public policy updates, and updates from PALA's national affiliate ALFA. You are updated to start every week with what is happening with PALA, what is happening in Harrisburg, and what is happening in Washington, D.C.!
Some of the many additional membership benefits include:
Representation in the halls of the Capitol and in the various state Agencies
Annual personal care home and assisted living residence conference publications
Education and Training (PALA Fall/Spring Conferences, Quarterly Educational Events)
Listing in PALA's Membership Directory/Resource Guide - Listing as PALA Member with an optional enhanced listing dedicated to your community with photo. Link from our web site to your web site
Advocacy (Public Policy Expertise)
Consumer, Physician, Regulator, Industry, Media and Family Referral Source
Recognized as a member of an exclusive trade association representing the Personal Care Home and Assisted Living Industry
Pala is the state affiliate of the assisted living federation of America (ALFA).