Specialized Information for:

Long-Term Care ConsumersFamily MembersAdvocates

2022 In-Person & Virtual Conference


Registered for the virtual event?

The conference will open at 11:30am ET on Thursday, December 8th, and programming begins at 12:00pm ET.  Check your email on Thursday for information on how to login or go to: https://www.accelevents.com/e/2022-consumer-voice-conference.

See the full agenda.

For those unable to join us in person, virtual conference programming will be December 8-9, 2022.  New live sessions, as well as select recorded programs from the in-person conference will be available. (Note: Registration to the in-person conference also gives you access to the virtual programming). Read FAQs for the virtual conference.

At the 2022 In-Person & Virtual Conference, you will:

  • Listen to key experts at the federal level discuss the latest policy updates;
  • Hear the voice of long-term care consumers;
  • Connect with advocates nationwide and learn about best practices;
  • Gain skills relevant to your work; and
  • Return to your state and community revitalized and equipped with new tools to put your systems and individual advocacy into action!   

Find information about the in-person event in Baltimore.

Who is the conference for?

Many individuals and organizations will find the conference useful, including:

  • Long-term care consumers
  • Family members of long-term care consumers
  • Long-term care Ombudsman programs
  • Long-term care providers and staff
  • Attorneys
  • Advocates
  • All others interested in the quality care and quality of life of long-term care consumers


  • Individuals receiving long-term care are eligible for free registration. Email info@theconsumervoice.org for the discount code.
  • Consumer Voice Members are able to register for the conference at a reduced rate.
    • If you are an active member, simply choose the Consumer Voice Member ticket type.
    • If you would like to add or renew your membership at the time of registration, choose the Consumer Voice Member ticket type then add-on a membership.
    • If you are unsure about your membership status, email csteier@theconsumervoice.org before registering.
  • Groups of 5 or more individuals are able to register for the conference at a reduced rate. To receive the group discount code, email the names of the individuals to csteier@theconsumervoice.org before registering.

Sponsor & Exhibitor Opportunities

By joining us as a sponsor, you will have the opportunity to reach more people than ever before with the in-person and virtual components to the conference. Past conference attendees represented long-term care Ombudsman programs, citizen advocates, long-term care residents, family members, government officials, policy experts, attorneys, direct care staff, and others who came together for the latest information on national policy issues, skills-based training, best practices, and advocacy strategies. Our numbers have been rising every year, and we expect the same this year. 

Learn more about sponsor and exhibitor opportunities.

Thank you to this year's sponsors!