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Welcome to LeadingAge Virginia

LeadingAge Virginia (formerly the Virginia Association of Nonprofit Homes for the Aging or "VANHA") is a statewide organization of not-for-profit retirement housing communities, assisted living communities, nursing homes, continuing care retirement communities/life plan communities, adult day services providers, and other organizations serving Virginia's senior residents.

Our membership base also includes business organizations providing a diverse array of products and services intended for the aging services industry. 


*** 2016 LeadingAge Annual Meeting & EXPO ***

Registration is now open for the national LeadingAge Annual Meeting & EXPO to be held October 30 - November 2, 2016 in Indianapolis, IN.

Click here for more information and to register


*** 2017 LeadingAge Virginia Call for Presentations ***

LeadingAge Virginia and LeadingAge Maryland are collaborating on our 2017 call for session proposals. Just complete one submission form and send it to two addresses to be considered by each of the conference planning teams!

LeadingAge Maryland conference is April 24-25, 2017
LeadingAge Virginia conference is June 7-9, 2017


Joint Call for Presentations Submission Form


Upcoming Program and Event Highlights

Life Safety Code Workshop: Updates, Trends, and Deficiencies, Threat Assessments, and Disaster Planning and Recovery
September 29, 2016 | 9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Westminster Canterbury Richmond
$99.00 – Members register here
$149.00 – Non-members please call (804) 965-5500 to register
MDS Bootcamp
October 13-14, 2016
Presenter: Cil Bullard, Virginia RAI Coordinator, Office of Licensure and Certification, Virginia Department of Health
Bridgewater Retirement Community | Harrisonburg
$199 - Members (1st from organization) register here
$149 - Members (same organization / additional registrants) please call (804) 965-5500 to register

$229 - Non-member please call (804) 965-5500 to register


View the calendar for all scheduled LeadingAge Virginia events.

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2017 Annual Conference & Expo


June 7-9, 2017
Norfolk Waterside Marriott
Norfolk, VA