Become a CAADS Member
The California Association for Adult Day Services (CAADS)
is the leading statewide association advocating for public policies
that support the growth and quality of adult day services and
community options. CAADS strives to encourage quality, efficiency,
leadership and innovation by providing timely information, technical
assistance, education, and business technology. CAADS is a non-profit
501(c)6 mutual benefit organization.
Application for Membership
To join, please complete the Application for Membership and submit it to CAADS along with the appropriate dues payment and specified documents. Membership dues vary based on type of program and category.
Membership Dues, Categories and Benefits
Adult Day Health Care / Community Based Adult Services (ADHC / CBAS) -- Medical Model
Prospective or licensed ADHC/CBAS. Licensure is by the California Department of Public Health.
Adult Day Program
(ADP) -- Non Medical Model
Prospective or licensed ADP. Licensure is by the California Department of Social Services
Community Care Licensing Division.
Associates -- Consultants, Vendors, Allied Organizations
Organizations that do not provide adult day services and do not intend to do so in the future.
Benefits of Membership
- Advocacy and visibility with Legislators at California's
State Capitol, and with state regulatory agencies
- A strong professional network of experienced providers for
support, advice and ideas
- Updates on trends and developments in adult day services
- A voice in creating the future for this service model
- Access to the Members Only information on the CAADS Web site
- Legislative Alerts: timely information / analysis of legislative and regulatory issues and actions
- Budget Briefs: time-critical information / call to action on state budget proposals
- Discounts on technicial assistance materials, conferences, advertising and exhibiting
- Web site lising exclusively for CAADS members
Quality and Standards
CAADS members pledge to uphold the highest quality of standards.
Members agree to abide by the Bylaws,
Code of Ethics,
Anti-Trust and other policies of CAADS
including decisions of the Ethics Committee, Membership Committee and other duly constituted CAADS
CAADS' membership year is January 1 to December 31. New Members pay dues according
to when they join:
Application with Payment Received
January 1 to February 28
100% of current year's annual dues rate
March 1 to April 30
80% of current year's annual dues rate
May 1 to June 30
60% of current year's annual dues rate
July 1 to September 30
50% of current year's annual dues rate
October 1 to December 31
100% of next year's annual dues at current year's annual dues rate; remainder of membership year is FREE!
To request a payment plan, complete CAADS Dues Payment Plan form and submit it with your first payment.
To apply for membership, fill out the Application for Membership and return it to the CAADS office. Application for membership will be processed when application, all required
attachments, and related dues payment are received. All incoming memberships are considered Provisional Membership, pending
review and approval by the CAADS Membership Committee at its monthly meeting. After application is approved, the applicant will
be mailed a New Member letter with membership certificate and reference card indicating membership ID number, CAADS Web site username
and password. In the event application is declined by the Membership Committee, notification will be made by mail and refund issued.
Instructions for Completing the Membership Application
Please read all instructions carefully. Print or type on all forms. Incomplete applications will be returned unprocessed.
CAADS charges a $50 processing fee for returned checks.
There are two ways to make payment:
Please make payable and mail to: CAADS, 1107 9th Street, Suite 701, Sacramento, CA 95814-3610
MasterCard, Visa, Discover only.
Be certain to include your credit card number, expiration date, the name that appears on the card,
the cardholder's street address, and authorized signature.
California Association for Adult Day Services
1107 9th Street, Suite 701
Sacramento, California 95814-3610
TEL: (916) 552-7400 || FAX: (866) 725-3123