Everyone benefits from the SDA, especially the residents. By having more education on industry trends and sharing best dining practices among all senior living professionals, you're investing in yourself and your organization.
Having a membership in the SDA will open the door to a nationwide community of like-minded professionals. We offer unique networking opportunities, access to exclusive events and online discussions, and digital publications that will keep you current. Join us and see how we can help your career flourish!
Annual Membership Benefits Membership Guide
SDA membership resources are valuable to any organization. As a member you will receive:
Annual Membership Types
For an organization that directly manages, owns or operates a senior living community. This membership is perfect for anyone who works in a community or home office.
Each membership can only be used at one physical location.
Membership for 1 - 3 individuals $265
Membership for 1 - 5 individuals $420
Membership for 1 - 7 individuals $550
Multiple Membership Benefits
Your community membership to the SDA will help ensure your staff is well trained and applying best industry practices. Our webinars, training events and meetings keep your talented professionals energized and on the cutting edge of this booming industry, and our awards programs demonstrate that their talents and efforts are appreciated.
1 - The community / organization owns the membership
2 - Great benefit for recruiting
3 - Easy process for adding members
For an organization that directly manages, owns or operates ten or more senior living communities. This membership enables companies to purchase memberships for staff at all locations..
Discounts are for each membership location in the entire organization portfolio. You may choose which membership model from above works best for your communities.
10 - 40 Locations 10% Discount
41 - 99 Locations 15% Discount
100 > Locations 20% Discount
Students currently enrolled in a hospitality, culinary or nutrition education program. $50
Any individual who has an interest in the SDA and is not employed in the industry and not eligible for other memberships. $150
Retired senior dining professionals who wish to stay involved in the industry. $50
If your business serves the senior dining industry, your industry partner membership will help you connect with potential customers and stay on top of this flourishing industry. Food and beverage manufacturers, equipment providers, consultants and related professionals have abundant networking and sponsorship opportunities through the SDA. Join us and take advantage of the many opportunities we provide to share your message.
Our industry partners are businesses serving the senior dining industry. Members include representatives of food & beverage manufacturers, distributors, equipment providers & technology.
Membership for 1 individual $495
Membership for 2 individuals $650
Membership for 3 individuals $750
Membership for 4 individuals $1000
Benefits-Brand logo, blurb & URL link on SDA website for 1 year
-Discount on all presentations, conferences, webinar hosting &
-SDA E-Newsletter, webinars & SDA Chats
-Access to the latest trend-setters within the industry