Partners, Affiliations and Memberships


LeadingAge touches the lives of millions every day. 5,700 members strong and serving their community for generations, Leading Age members offer a continuum of aging services including day and home health services, senior housing, assisted living residences, continuing care retirement communities, and nursing homes.

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ECRI Institute

As an independent, non-profit, research organization, ECRI Institute's mission is to research optimal approaches to improving safety and quality across the healthcare and aging services continuum. Practical experience and uncompromising independence, coupled with evidence-based research, ECRI Institute understands the complexities and challenges of post-acute care and aging services providers. ECRI Institute provides Caring Communities Members with specialized education and consultation to address industry-specific quality and risk management, and safety concerns.

ECRI Institute

The Center for Aging Services Risk Management

The Center for Aging Services Risk Management (CASRM) is an independent, not-for-profit research and education corporation established in 2008 by Caring Communities, the Peace Church Risk Retention Group and ECRI Institute to provide specialized education and certification for aging services risk managers. CASRM awards the Certified Professional in Aging Services Risk Management (CPASRM) designation to individuals who complete specialized education and training.


Captive Insurance Council of the District of Columbia

The Captive Insurance Council of the District of Columbia, Inc. (CIC-DC) was formed in November, 2001 and represents the corporate and association community interested in operating captive insurance companies in the District of Columbia, one of America's newest domiciles for captives. CIC-DC was formed to advance the District of Columbia's presence in the captive marketplace, especially as it relates to professional and industry trade associations by educating the public about the role of captives through educational programs and conferences. CIC-DC provides a forum to review legislation, regulations and other government action which affects the interests of its members.


A.M. Best

Founded in 1899, A.M. Best Company is the leading full-service credit rating organization dedicated to serving the insurance industry. Policyholders refer to Best's ratings and analysis as a means of assessing the financial strength and creditworthiness of risk-bearing entities and investment vehicles.

A.M. Best