As a member of PAR, you have access to the premier source of comprehensive information and education related to community autism and intellectual disabilities services and supports in Pennsylvania. The benefits of PAR membership are unmatched and add immeasurable value to any eligible organization, whether you are a private provider member or an associate member.
Education and Training
PAR offers state-of-the-art education and training through conferences, webinars, meetings, and other training forums. We bring you the top experts and consultants to meet your organization’s education and training needs.
Publications and Resources
PAR issues PAR Mail publications on an almost daily basis to bring you the latest and best information that you need to have to operate successfully in the community intellectual disabilities and autism field. PAR also publishes relevant studies, white papers, and guidebooks that are a must-have for any community autism or intellectual disabilities provider in Pennsylvania.
Public Policy Representation
PAR represents its members at all levels of government – local, state, and federal. We work with the legislature, the administration, Administrative Entities, coalitions, advocates, and families and consumers to represent the mission of providers to provide quality services and supports.
Access to Legislative, Legal, and Lobbying Expertise
PAR works with the best legislative, legal, and lobbying experts in the state. Our members have the benefit of their expertise on many critical issues.
PAR offers members assistance on any issue related to community intellectual disabilities or autism services. We respond quickly and efficiently to member requests for information and assistance.
PAR members enjoy many networking opportunities. PAR membership gives you access to influential policymakers, consultants, experts in the field, other providers, and many other important stakeholders.
Discounts on Services and Products
PAR members receive significant discounts on several valuable cost-saving services and products.
* Health Insurance – Eagle Health Trust
* Vaccinations – Engerix B Glaxo/Smith/Kline
* Workers' Compensation - Eagle Workers Compensation Trust
* PAR CEO Compensation Studies validated by Guidestar