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The National Association for Regulatory Administration (NARA) represents all human care licensing, including adult residential and assisted living, adult day care, child care, child welfare and program licensing for services related to mental illness, developmental disabilities and abuse of drugs or alcohol. 

The National Association for Regulatory Administration  A COMMUNITY OF PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE

NARA offers membership to Individuals and Agencies, which includes the following benefits:

  • NARA Annual Conference and Licensing Seminar – Annual Seminar held to provide access to experts in the field, participation in sessions related to a broad range of regulatory topics, and networking opportunities. Members receive a discount on registration (3 discounts per agency membership).
  • NARA Webinars – Join webinars on emerging trends and policy considerations for licensing at a discounted price.
  • NARA Licensing News – An electronic newsflash that providers members with information on legal issues, new research, member news and information.
  • NARA Publications – In addition to publications on the NARA website, members have access to policy and research papers and a reduced rate when purchasing the NARA Licensing curriculum.
  • NARA Membership Directory – Online, searchable directory that keeps members in touch and helps professionals find others in their position in other states and provinces. (This directory is only available with a member login.)
A full listing of membership benefits by level is available here