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Association membership offers an array of services including peer-to-peer mentoring, training certification, career opportunities and so much more. Please review our membership requirements thoroughly before applying. All memberships require:

  • Employment in a Public Administrator, Public Guardian, or Public Conservator office in one of the 58 counties in California as well as
  • Authorization from a member’s manager or the County program’s Membership Manager to verify county employment status (shown by completing the Authorization Form, found below)

To access the New Member Authorization Form click the button below. Please download and complete prior to applying and then upload as part of the application process (a link to the free Adobe Reader has been provided for your use).

New Member Authorization Form

New Memberships During Renewal Season (July 1 – September 30)

Membership Managers for each County Program can now add new members when they submit their annual renewal roster in Member365. For more information on how to renew memberships please check out the Chapter Management Resource page here.

Requirements for Membership and Certification
County Fee Matrix