2018 Annual Licensing Seminar


26th Annual NARA Licensing Seminar
September 24 - 26, 2018
Kingsmill  |  Williamsburg, VA

Leadership: Hear ideas from experts and researchers in the human care licensing field that lead to a better future for vulnerable populations.

Education: Participate in lectures and discussions on a broad range of regulatory topics important to all licensing disciplines and all professional positions.

Collaboration: Access networking opportunities, brainstorming activities and explore common challenges and solutions.

Service: Participate in a Silent Auction that supports a variety of educational and professional growth programs.

Registration Information

Online Registration closed September 7, 2018. Onsite registration will be accepted. Click here for more information.

Justification Toolkit

To assist you in gaining funding approval to attend the NARA Annual Licensing Seminar, we have developed a justification toolkit, which includes customizable documents and information to help you demonstrate to your supervisors and leadership the significant value your participation in the seminar will bring to your organization. Access the Justification Tool Kit here.


NARA has arranged for a discounted room rate at Kingsmill. See all hotel and transportation information here.

Exhibitor, Sponsor & Advertising Opportunities

The Licensing Seminar provides access to many opportunities for you to engage with industry professionals for valuable face time, networking, prospecting and feedback. There are a variety of opportunities for your company to be involved and support this year’s Seminar. View opportunities here.

Silent Auction

Support the Norris E. Class Professional Development and Research Fund by participating in the Silent Auction at this year's Licensing Seminar. This fund, named for one of NARA's founders and the unquestioned father of human care licensing in the United States, supports a variety of educational and professional growth programs sponsored by NARA. Interested in donating something for the Silent Auction? Please complete this form

Service Project

NARA is partnering with FISH, a local all-volunteer not-for-profit agency in Williamsburg. FISH depends entirely upon a caring community for food, clothing, volunteers and financial donations in order to serve neighbors in need. Learn more about how you can support this effort while at Seminar.

Explore Williamsburg

Check out what's going on in Williamsburg and explore the area.