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PO Box 1658

Boone, NC 28607


Benefits Include:

  • Your voice being heard at local state and federal levels
  • Representation on key state level committees that are involved with the revision of outdated definitions and creation of new service definitions
  • A direct link to the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation through the DVR-CRP subcommittee
  • A direct link to the Division of Medical Assistance and the Department of Health and Human Services through committee involvement that is impacting system change and service delivery
  • Access to a lobbyist who represents NCARF and our member organizations  
  • Member rates for all conferences
  • Bi-annual Training and Conferences
  • Conference Calls to solicit feedback concerning legislative updates and/or committee involvement


*First time members may receive initial discount of up to $250 off membership.  


Our membership year commences July 1 and concludes June 30. All memberships include a subscription to Enews

Organizational Membership

Regular Individual

  • Member rates for training programs and conferences
  • Eligible to serve on the Board

Individual—Consumer, Retiree, Student

  • Member rates for training programs and conferences
  • Eligible to serve on committees

Organizational membership is available to agencies that are providers of quality services for one or more of the following agencies: the North Carolina Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Services; the North Carolina Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, and Substance Abuse Services; the North Carolina Division of Services for the Blind; the Department of Social Services; or, one of the federally appointed Workforce Development Boards.

NCARF’s Vision: To be the unified voice of quality providers that affect service delivery and impact change.

NCARF’s Mission: To support quality providers by working together to impact service delivery and system change thru advocacy, training and networking.

As we all know there is strength in numbers and NCARF is here to represent you.

NCARF is especially interested in welcoming NC Residential Providers to join us in networking and partnership to those we serve.  Please check out the Residential Services Flyer.

While the primary focus of NCARF is quality service providers coming together, vendors and/or anyone wishing to exhibit or sponsor anNCARF event, please see the sponsorship opportunities page.

Individual Membership


Individual membership is available to any individual who has an interest in services to persons with disabilities but is not an employee of a provider agency. Discounted individual memberships with limited rights and privileges are available to consumers, students, and individuals who have retired from a Member Organization.