WALA is the premier voice for Wisconsin assisted living. Whether you're a provider, vendor or partner, membership in WALA is indispensable. See what we can do for you!
Provider Member Benefits
As Wisconsin's leader in assisted living advocacy, WALA works regularly with the Bureau of Assisted Living and other local, state and federal government entities.
Education & Products
WALA offers educational seminars throughout the year that help meet your training requirements. These statewide events bring vital information directly to you and your staff. WALA products support your quality initiatives - like our Standards of Practice and regulatory products that ensure you have all the information you need available for compliance.
The regulation rewrites, the liability insurance crisis and the rising acuity of residents are just some of the issues on which WALA continues to be a statewide leader.
WALA membership helps show prospective residents and employees your commitment to professional growth and dedication to the assisted living industry. As a member you can join the WALA Diamond Accreditation Program to start the path to accreditation through quality care indicators and information.
Associate Member Benefits
Supporting Partner Benefits
Student Member Benefits
Gain valuable knowledge with WALA educational opportunities and products!
Access to assisted living employers and job opportunities. Network at WALA events with owners/operators or other professionals!
Additional member benefits you will receive...
WALA members receive a substantial discount on registration, exhibition and sponsorship at our training seminars and major events. Discounts on products are also available through the WALA Store or through our product catalog.
WALA Watch newsletter
Our newsletter comes out four times a year and features updates on assisted living issues, in-depth information from industry leaders and regulators, and detailed information on upcoming events around the state.
Up-to-date information is distributed regularly through our eBlasts, which members can receive by e-mail. They include up-to-date Wisconsin assisted living news and also news from Argentum, our national partner.
Free listing on our eWALA website
All provider and associate members receive a free listing on our website, which you can edit directly.
Assisted Living Resource Directory
Annually produced, the Assisted Living Resource Directory lists all of our associate members, available to every WALA Member in the spring.
WALA is a state affiliate member of Argentum, formally known as ALFA. As an affiliate, we work with Argentum on issues impacting our industry nationwide and follow their lead with the federal government. They, in turn, keep us updated on developments in other states and Washington, DC.
You can join Argentum directly, giving you access to all the benefits they have to offer. More on Argentum membership can be found on their website at www.alfa.org or by calling them at 703/894-1805.