Membership with LeadingAge Washington means joining a network of mission-driven leaders committed to supporting, enabling, and empowering people to live fully as they age.

The landscape of aging services is changing. There has never been a time in our history when the multi-specialty, interdisciplinary approach to aging services was more important than it is today. We want you to join our mission to expand the world of possibilities for aging.


LeadingAge Washington voting membership is open to all for-profit and mission-driven, providers of housing, health care, and community-based, long-term care providers of services to the elderly. LeadingAge Washington membership is a sound investment in your organization’s future.

Benefits of Membership:

  • Complimentary advertising in the Career Center
  • Attend Board Meetings and Region Meetings
  • LeadingAge Washington Member Directory App
  • Attend committee meetings, serve on committees, cabinets, and advisory groups and participate in LeadingAge Washington’s Professional Networks meetings
  • Cost-savings through group services such as the Group Purchasing Program, Group Retrospective Rating Program – Comprehensive Risk Management and Group Medical/Dental/Vision plans with several options available to choose from!
  • Listing in Membership Directory App and the LeadingAge website
  • Periodically, LeadingAge Washington prepares cost bench-marking data for members from the statewide Medicaid cost reports.
  • Timely communications keeping you apprised of the latest legislative regulatory issues facing LeadingAge members, and other news from LeadingAge member organizations.
  • Strong & unified voice in Olympia, representing the specific needs and interests of elderly long-term care providers throughout the state of Washington.
  • LeadingAge’s Public Policy White Papers, published annually, provide talking points when working with legislators and other state policy-makers. 
  • Discounted member rates for LeadingAge sponsored conferences and seminars provide housing, nursing and assisted living facility staff with the tools needed to meet state and federal regulations and to continue to provide a high quality of care and life to the residents they serve.

LeadingAge Washington Community Members as of March 2024 – Community Members–  For more details visit our Find a Community page

If you would like additional information regarding LeadingAge Washington’s membership opportunities, please fill out our online membership inquiry form and we will respond within a few days. Questions? Contact Cassi at


LeadingAge Washington provider membership is available to not-for-profit and mission-driven organizations that demonstrate an interest in the purposes and programs of LeadingAge and desire to make a useful contribution to its work. Benefits are similar to those above.

If you would like additional information on Provider Affiliate membership, please contact Cassi at


LeadingAge Washington business affiliate membership is available to firms, organizations or individuals offering services and products to LeadingAge members. Business Affiliate members have access to the LeadingAge Washington membership and a multitude of targeted-marketing opportunities to promote their business.

Benefits of Membership:

  • The LeadingAge Membership Directory – Includes names of administrator and key staff.
  • A business listing in the LeadingAge Membership Directory
  • A business listing on the LeadingAge website.
  • Attend and participate on LeadingAge committees and work groups (non-voting).
  • Subscription to the LeadingAge newsletters, keeping you apprised of the latest legislative regulatory issues facing LeadingAge members, and other news from LeadingAge member organizations.
  • Educational seminars and meetings sponsored by LeadingAge at member rates.
  • Discounted exhibit booth at Annual Meeting and EXPO.
  • Targeted marketing, special event and promotional sponsorship advantages.
  • Business Affiliate Membership communicates your valuable support of not-for-profit housing and services for the aging.

If you would like additional information on Business Affiliate membership, please email Cassi 

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Government: Government entities that offer services comparable to those provided by LeadingAge members or provide opportunities for collaboration to LeadingAge Washington members.

Student: You must be currently enrolled in a College or University health care field and not employed full-time by an eligible long-term care community. Students applicants must be at least 18 years of age. Students benefit from our education programs, scholarships, career development, and networking opportunities. The LeadingAge student “complimentary” membership will provide you with the resources you need to expand your expertise and begin a career in aging services.  Application

Individual: An individual with an interest in the policies and activities of the association but not employed in a health care facility, a retirement facility or an agency serving the elderly.

Educational: Educational institutions with an interest in the policies and activities of the association.

Regional: Not-for-profit entities operating a facility or agency for the aging outside the State of Washington.