Joining APCA means becoming part of a unique, dynamic community of palliative care professionals and supporters across and beyond Africa, all committed to one cause: promoting palliative care for everyone who needs it on the continent. Membership offers unparalleled opportunity to contribute to the development of life-changing palliative care, and to receive support in your work and career from a wide range of experts.
What APCA membership offers
An evolving package of benefits, including:
Choose your type of membership
There are three types of APCA membership to choose from:
This includes full voting rights for the selection of APCA board members.
Cost: organisations $100 per year; individuals, $30 per year.
Members beyond Africa aren't eligible to vote for APCA board members, but still enjoy the wide range of benefits from being part of APCA's ever-growing network
Cost: organisations $150 per year; individuals, $50 per year.
When an organisation joins APCA, all its staff automatically become members and are eligible to apply for bursaries; however there is only one board vote per organisation. If other staff would like to vote themselves, they must become individual members. If you join as an organisation, please ask individual staff to fill in the application form, and to notify us if they're leaving your organisation so we can keep our records updated.
How to become an APCA member
Please fill in our membership application form. Once we've received your payment, we will process your application and you will receive notification of your APCA membership.
Please ensure that APCA receives the full amount applicable to the type of membership you're applying for. This means that you will need to cover any transaction charges. Otherwise we regret we will be unable to process your application.