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Dedicated to Creating the Choice of Independent Living Through Volunteer Caregiving

Become A Member - Renew Membership

As a member you have exclusive access to training materials, downloadable forms, templates, best practices, and more.  If you are a current NVCN member, log in and utilize the resources menu item to view/download needed files.

If you are a member and need to renew. Go to renewal form.

Not a member?  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to take advantage of our training resources and enjoy additional membership opportunities.

Membership Package

To light the pathway and provide the tools for success as a Volunteer Caregiving program.


  • Access to Board support

  • 2 hours of consulting time with NVCN staff/year


  • Certificate of membership (received upon payment)

  • Personal thank you letter from the executive director (received upon payment)


  • Access to high-quality and evidence-based information for volunteer caregiving programs with different maturity levels (library of resources)

  • Free trial for Ridescheduler for new members OR discounted membership for Ridescheduler for returning members

.Access to the NVCN-Office Depot program that saves your program money on office supplies and supports NVCN

  • Option to add on and develop a Canine Caregivers program

  • NVCN-exclusive message boards


  • Networking opportunities with other volunteer caregiving programs

  • Annual conference (for example, Connect, Collaborate, Celebrate! 2016)

  • Visits with the Board (where applicable)

Branding & Marketing

  • Permission to use NVCN logo (given a jpg file)

  • Social media development tips:

  • Have a social media strategy and goals.

  • If you don't have a social media officer or other dedicated personnel, you can maximize your social media use through 3rd-party scheduling sources like Hootsuite.

  • What kind of social media should you have?

  • Facebook

  • Twitter

  • Instagram

  • Google+

  • Linkedln


  • Recognition of excellence through:

  • Volunteer of the Year (evaluated at the individual level)

  • Excellence Awards (evaluated at the program level)











Membership Pricing Menu (Effective January 1, 2017)

Single Program Membership - $150

Single program membership constitutes membership by one (1) Volunteer Caregiving program for one (1) year.

Multiple Program Membership - $105 per program

Must meet eligibility criteria:

Two (2) or more programs under the same Executive Director or parent organization. To qualify, you must submit a letter on your membership letterhead confirming 2 or more programs under the same ED or parent organization signed by the ED.

Each program has its own NVCN membership ID.

Student Membership - $60

Must meet eligibility criteria:

Must show valid student I.D. and one (1) of the following:

  1. Copy of current class schedule; OR

  2. Letter confirming enrollment status from professor, college advisor, or registrar.

Individual Membership - $125

Individual memberships can be obtained through donations of $125 or more. individuals who donate more than $125 or more automatically receive an "individual membership."


Canine Caregiver - $50

Canine Caregiver memberships are offered through NVCN and Caregivers of Central Jersey. To participate, programs must be members of NVCN, complete licensing paperwork, and complete canine caregiver training.


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Professional Development

  • Educational Webinars
  • Discussion Groups
  • Email Blasts
  • Membership Directory
  • Speaker's Bureau
  • NVCN Committees
  • NVCN Governing Board

Already a member and need to renew for 2018? Click the button for membership renewal!




Annual Program Membership Dues

Annual Membership Subscription
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