1. One of the most active and respected DC based nonprofits

2. Network with over 300 leaders in private special education

 3. National Representation - the VOICE of private special education

4. Annual Leadership Conference for Executive Directors

5. Informative web site with timely email updates on critical issues

6. Free Referral Service - get your program in the NAPSEC Referral Directory

7. Individual membership service is given promptly & professionally

NAPSEC is the only national association that represents private special education programs. Both its membership services and its legislative agenda are developed to address the needs of the NAPSEC membership.

Each year new services are added and current services are upgraded to ensure that NAPSEC remains an association whose membership is both valuable and useable.

Join today and start taking advantage of these NAPSEC benefits and much more! If you have additional questions regarding NAPSEC Membership, CASA Membership or Affiliate Membership, please contact the NAPSEC office by calling (202) 434-8225 or e-mailing napsec@napsec.org


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NAPSEC Membership Dues Structure

First year dues are half price, includes a reduced registration fee
for the NAPSEC Annual Leadership Conference and a free
NAPSEC Legislative Day Registration!

This offer must be used in the membership year in which you join.


* Half price dues are not applicable to programs that have been members within the previous three year membership period. 

The five voluntary categories listed below allow programs to contribute more than the required dues amount to the Association.

Sustaining Membership - $2,885.00
Contributing Membership - $3,299.00
Friend of NAPSEC Membership - $3,699.00
Gold Membership - $4,841.00
Platinum Membership - $6,720.00

* Membership dues can be paid by check and/or credit card - Visa, American Express and MasterCard accepted.
Payment plans for all dues levels are available - two payments or four payments.


NAPSEC CASA Membership

CASA Mission Statement

To assist state associations in facilitating the availability and accessibility of private special education services for children with disabilities through improved advocacy, public policy development, legislative expertise, and association management skills.  CASA will provide input and response from the states on public policy and legislation to NAPSEC and assist with membership recruitment for the state associations and NAPSEC. CASA holds a voting position on the NAPSEC Board of Directors.

CASA Membership Dues
dues are based on association budget 

$0.00 - $50,000          $460.00
$50,001-$100,000     $1,038.00
$100,001-$200,000    $1,732.00
$200,001-$300,000    $2,495.00
$300,001-$400,000     $3,115.00
$400,001 and above   $3,800.00


NAPSEC Affiliate Membership

Individuals or businesses who wish to support NAPSEC's mission may join as Affiliate members.

Affiliate Dues Structure
Cost for one year of membership: $550

Affiliates receive these services:

NAPSEC Membership Directory
All affiliate members are listed in the NAPSEC Membership Directory, which is posted on the NAPSEC Web Site. A profile of your organization and the products and services it offers are included in this publication.

Affiliates may place a full-page advertisement in a NAPSEC email to the membership 4 times per year - a $2,000 value.

Reduced Conference Rates
Affiliates may attend the NAPSEC Annual Conference at the NAPSEC member reduced rate.

For additional fees:

Exhibit, Advertise and Sponsor
NAPSEC provides exhibiting and advertising opportunities at its Annual Conference held each January, as well as sponsorship of events at both the annual and legislative day.

To join as an Affiliate Member online go to the order form located at  Affiliate Join Form
and scroll down to locate "Affiliate Membership"