Membership is open to individuals currently employed in providing activities in long-term health care facilities, retirement housing, adult day services, and personal care/assisted living. It is also open to consultants and/or educators in the field of activities whose focus is on geriatric populations; retired activity professionals; students; volunteers; and senior citizens who support the philosophy of the organization.

PAPA membership is $35.00 and is valid from January 1–December 31.

Membership Benefits

  • Quarterly newsletter/information mailings.
  • Reduced fees for PAPA conferences, workshops, and products.
  • Opportunity to assist with PAPA projects.
  • Legislative updates.
  • The right to vote and hold office.
  • Network with other Activity Professionals.
  • Support for new Activity Professionals.


Download the Membership Form.