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6 Reasons to Join the NCAOA!

Membership Benefits


  • NCAOA Lobbyist who advocates for senior focused legislation at the General Assembly

  • Legislative updates and advocacy alerts on pending legislation impacting seniors

  • Scheduled Advocacy Days to lobby the General Assembly on senior issues

  • Vote on issues to be included in the NCAOA Legislative Agenda



Member-only opportunities to become the recipient of one of the NCAOA Excellence in the Field of Aging Awards presented each year at the Annual Training Conference



  • Member discounts to attend the only State Aging Annual Training Conference in North Carolina

  • Learn from leading network professionals at training conferences

  • Member discounts to attend Aging Boot Camps which provide your staff a comprehensive overview of the aging network and offer best practices to bring back to your organization



  • Networking opportunities with like-minded professionals in the aging network though the Annual Training Conference, Boot Camps and other NCAOA activities

  • Access to the NCAOA membership directory to connect with other members

  • Develop relationships with members that have similar jobs for ideas and guidance when needed



  • Receive member-only electronic updates and newsletters which highlight urgent advocacy and legislation updates, network news and training opportunities

  • Share your organization news to be highlighted in the NCAOA member spotlight in the electronic newsletter distribution

  • You have news? NCAOA will distribute your press release to media outlets in your area to maximize coverage



  • Complimentary membership to the North Carolina Senior Center Alliance with a paid organizational membership to NCAOA

  • Access and updates from partner groups such as the North Carolina Senior Center Alliance, North Carolina Meals on Wheels Association, NC AIRS, NC Transitions, Coalition on Aging




$120 per year

For agencies, organizations, or individuals that are involved in providing services or administration in the field of aging or a closely allied field. Membership includes all employees of an agency or organization. Only one mailing address will be used, but organizations may submit staff email addresses to receive newsletters and bulletins. Voting privileges are limited to one designated employee. Any one employee of said agency or organization may hold office. 


$75 per year
Friends of NCAOA

For individuals who are not directly involved, but interested in aging and the mission of NCAOA, who are not part of an agency or organization that qualifies above. Friends are not eligible to vote or hold office.


$35 per year

For individuals currently enrolled in a Degree Program, or a senior age 60+, who are not part of an agency or organization that qualifies above.  Students/Senior Members are not eligible to vote or hold office.

NC Senior Center Alliance Membership Options

The NC Senior Center Alliance provides a statewide organization for senior center professionals to advocate for senior centers, network and collaborate on common issues, share information, co-market initiatives, and provide for additional staff training and development. 

$0 per year
NCAOA Members

$20 per year

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