The bylaws of NARA state that leadership and oversight be provided by standing and ad hoc committees. The following committees are currently serving the Association.
The Governance Committee shall review and make recommendations on Bylaws and policies to the Board of Directors for approval.
The Adult Care Committee is an ad hoc committee charged with researching and promoting adult care issues on behalf of the association.
The Child Welfare Committee is an ad hoc committee charged with researching and promoting child welfare issues on behalf of the association.
The Finance and Asset Management Committee shall recommend financial policies to the Board, review the annual budget and all financial reports prepared by the Association staff and/or accounting firms for approval by the Board of Directors. The chair of this Committee shall be the Treasurer.
The Membership Committee shall provide strategic guidance in the areas of membership development, retention and services.
The Professional Development Committee shall be responsible for the development of educational and professional development products and services, consultant application review, and involved in the planning of the Annual Licensing Seminar and similar events.
The Research & Development Committee is an ad hoc committee which writes and reviews position papers on behalf of the association.