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Affiliate Network

ARCO Affiliate Network


The ARCO Affiliate Network is the meeting place for our partners, suppliers and wider stakeholders who work in the housing-with-care sector (but do not operate retirement communities in the UK themselves). Affiliates benefit from learning and networking opportunities, news bulletins and the opportunity to attend meetings, included discounted rates for the ARCO conference.


Benefits of belonging to the ARCO Affiliate Network

  • Two dedicated ARCO Affiliate Network briefing events per year
  • Regular newsletters and updates
  • Discounts on ARCO conference tickets and priority booking
  • Discounts and advance notice of sponsorship and exhibition opportunities
  • Discounts on tickets to other ARCO events (e.g. on funding, design, tech, marketing, and operations)
  • Discounts on ARCO research and reports
  • A listing in the Suppliers Directory (at no extra charge, while the regular charge for this is £275 plus VAT per year)
  • Use of ARCO branding rights
  • Inclusion of your logo in ARCO collateral and presentations
  • Contribute to the growth of the sector and demonstrate your knowledge of key developments

Current ARCO Affiliates

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More information on our affiliates is provided in the Suppliers Directory.


Joining the ARCO Affiliate Network

The annual cost to be part of the ARCO Affiliate Network in 2017-18 has been set at £1,500 plus VAT, with a discount for existing affiliates. ARCO’s subscription year runs from September to August.

If you would like to join the Network, or would like to discuss further, please contact ARCO’s Head of Operations Shandi Petersen for more information, at [email protected] or 020 3697 1204.

Please see ARCO’s Terms and Conditions for further details on the relationship between ARCO and its Affiliates (Section 3). In particular, please note:

  • The ARCO Affiliate Network is not ARCO membership. ARCO membership is only for current operators of retirement communities.
  • If you are operating (or building to operate) a retirement community eligible for ARCO membership then you are not eligible to join the ARCO Affiliate Network. Instead, you can apply to become an ARCO member, see Join ARCO for more information.
  • There is a limit of one colleague per organisation per free event (and then subject to availability).