The Alberta Continuing Care Association (ACCA) represents the owners and operators of continuing care facilities and home care and support organizations.
Through advocacy, communication and partnership development, we provide support and representation for our members as they strive to provide outstanding continuing care for Albertans.
Our members are experienced, knowledgeable and passionate about the continuing care sector. In ACCA activities, we seek member involvement to ensure our representation is accurate and informed. We continually work to remain an active stakeholder and source for relevant, accurate information on the sector, to better support our membership.
ACCA is dedicated to advocating on behalf of our members to achieve a continuing care system in Alberta that provides appropriate, available and effective care.
We believe we can make a difference in the continuing care system through active involvement and collaboration. ACCA advocates on behalf of our members by:
ACCA focuses on timely, accurate communication with our members, the media, government and the public.
We strive to communicate effectively with our membership about our activities, upcoming events and news in the continuing care sector. Through a weekly electronic newsletter and special communications, we represent a reliable source of information for our members. We encourage our members to communicate and share ideas with us and one another.
As a trusted source of information about the sector, we share insights and information on current events, issues or concerns with the media. News releases, articles and interviews provide opportunities to communicate both good news and concerns about the sector.
Building relationships with government officials, Ministers and stakeholders is vital for ACCA. Through regular communication we are able to develop these relationships.
ACCA believes partnership development with key stakeholders and decision makers is key to advancing excellence in Alberta’s continuing care system.
ACCA recognizes the importance of relationships and partnerships to bring positive change to the continuing care system. We will collaborate with government, health care and support service providers and other advocacy organizations to promote a high quality, responsive continuing care system.
To better advocate for our members, ACCA has become an influential “voice at the table” at various forums and committees: