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The Hotel Roanoke & Conference Center 
110 Shenandoah Avenue
Roanoke, VA 24016

For Reservations: (540) 985-5900 
$136.00 for single occupancy or double occupancy
(Ask for Virginia Assisted Living Group Rate)
Group Lodging Rate Cutoff Date: February 25, 2018

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Virginia Assisted Living Association (VALA) 

Jeanne Grady


 "Journey to the Top”


Virginia Assisted Living Annual Spring Conference 

March 20-21, 2018

Roanoke, VA

Inviting assisted living professionals from all across Virginia to join together for this two-day conference providing updates and best practices for Virginia's assisted living industry. Attendees will be provided with CEUs and great networking opportunities.

Attendees Register Here!

Attendees can download and mail in a paper form here

Conference Sponsors: CLICK HERE to download the Sponsorship Application Form and to reserve your preferred sponsorship level and exhibition booth. Scroll down past the agenda to view a listing of current sponsors.

Preliminary Agenda: Conference times are subject to change without notice.

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

8:00 AM – 8:30 AM

VALA Board of Trustees Meeting

8:30 AM – 9:30 AM

Attendee Registration / Continental Breakfast

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM

General Session

10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Assisted Living Trade Show / Networking Break

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

General Session 

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Assisted Living Trade Show / Networking Luncheon 

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

General Session 

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Assisted Living Trade Show / Scavenger Hunt

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

General Session 

6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

PAC Event: Bingo Buffet Networking Reception

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

8:00AM – 9:00 AM

Attendee Registration / Continental Breakfast 

8:00 AM – 8:30 AM

VALA General Membership Meeting

8:30 AM – 10:00 AM

General Session 

10:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Assisted Living Networking Break

10:15 AM – 11:15 AM

Concurrent Session

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Leadership Luncheon

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Concurrent Session (10:00 AM - 11:00AM repeated) 

2:00 PM – 2:15 PM

Assisted Living Networking Break

2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

General Session

3:15 PM - until

Safe travels home!

This educational will be submitted to the National Continuing Education Review Service (NCERS) of the National Association of Long Term Care Administrators Board of Examiners of Long Term Care Administrators (NAB) for continuing education credits. Some sessions at this educational offering will be eligible for contact hours relevant to the practice of nursing as authorized by the VA Board of Nursing.


Technology Sponsor
Virginia Tech's Center for Organizational and Technological Advancement

Attendee Nametag Sponsor
Remedi Senior Care

Concurrent Session Sponsor
Springs Road Consulting

Exhibition Sponsors
Amedysis Home Health
Bulk TV & Internet
Forbo Flooring Systems
Fox Rehab
Legacy Healthcare Services

Printed Program Sponsor
Legacy Healthcare Services


It is not too late to become a conference sponsor. Click here to download the sponsorship application form.