In order to become a member or maintain membership at the Center, members must meet the following criteria.

Membership dues are $40.00 annually and are required on the first of January of each year. If you join in the middle of the year, your membership fee will be pro-rated accordingly.

1. Members are required to be responsible for their own personal care, including but not limited to:

  • Hygiene

  • Toileting

  • Continence

  • Cleanliness

  • Feeding

  • Ability to evacuate the building independently

2. Members requiring assistance with care must be accompanied by a member-provided caregiver at all times. The caregiver is responsible for personal care assistance if the member requires assistance.

3. Members are required to understand and maintain appropriate behavior in a social setting among their peers and not exhibit any disruptive behaviors including, but not limited to:

  • Violent behavior/threats

  • Verbal aggression

  • Insults

  • Offensive language

  • Improper physical contact

  • Sexually-charged behavior

4. The Center does not provide assistance with any member medical needs. Members are responsible for their own health care including, but not limited to:

  • Medications

  • Special diets

  • Medical appointments

  • Emergency provisions

If the member requires assistance with medical needs, they must be accompanied by a member-provided caregiver at all times, and that caregiver must see that all such medical needs are met.