Welcome to CALA
Members of the California Assisted Living Association are at the forefront of Assisted Living. They range from small independently operated communities, to large multi-national organizations, and from providers that cater to an active lifestyle to those that specialize in caring for residents with dementia throughout the state of California.
Want to Maximize Your CALA Membership? Watch this brief presentation.
Learn More About the CALA Board of Directors.
Health Care Reform
This collection of resources will help guide you as CALA examines how health care reform will affect Assisted Living providers, residents, and employees.
Day in Your District
RSVP for Day in Your District to strengthen local relationships with legislators and their district staff. You donít have to travel far to advocate for Assisted Living!.
Rapid Response Team
Are you limited on time, but would like an opportunity to be an extension CALAís Public Policy Committee? Join our new Rapid Response Team!
Legislation of Interest to Assisted Living
Thousands of bills are being debated at the State Capitol. Whatís of interest to Assisted Living professionals?
Education & Events
Excellence in Service Awards – Southern CA Call for Nominations
Deadline: July 26, 2013
Are there individuals in your company or community that you feel are worthy of recognition for their dedication to providing outstanding care, service or leadership? CALA wants to help you honor those extraordinary individuals. Don't miss out on this once-a-year opportunity! View 2013 Spring Winners.
2013 Spring Conference & Trade Show
Conference a huge success with nearly 600 attendees! Attendees may access handouts here until June 21st. Contact the CALA office for the password. Pictures to follow!
Expressions of Assisted Living Residents
The artwork of your residents could grace the walls of the California State Capitol! CALA is excited to host a resident art show sponsored by the Assembly Aging and Long-Term Care Committee.
Train Your Companyís Future Leaders – The Sooner, The Better
Did you know that Gen Y employees will make up 40% of the U.S. workforce by 2020, but currently only receive 20% of development efforts? The Assisted Living Leadership Development Series can help ensure your future leaders are equipped with the essential skills they need to succeed.
Tools & Information
Acute Care Transfer Log
Hospitals want to know that Assisted Living can help keep readmission rates down. Download this log and learn how to use it to track emergency room transfers.
Medication Management FAQ
Learn the answers to frequently asked questions about medication management in Assisted Living, including the handling of specific medicines, hospice care, and training.
Are You in Full Compliance?
Ensure that your community is in compliance, boost consumer confidence, and promote the Assisted Living profession at the same time! CALA has just launched a new Comprehensive Compliance Audit with a professional third-party auditor to help providers achieve, maintain and acknowledge compliance.