ACLP Affinity Groups

ACLP is proud to facilitate several affinity groups for the child life community. Affinity groups play a vital role in ensuring an inclusive environment where all are valued and included.

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Child Life Groups

In addition to participating in networking experiences offered through ACLP, we encourage you to reach out to regional child life groups, which may offer you further opportunities to connect with peers in designated geographic areas.

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ACLP Connect

ACLP Connect is an online community forum that allows ACLP members to connect with fellow child life specialists.

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ACLP offers several directories to help you learn about child life programs, find child life services, locate child life academic programs and courses, as well as search for Certified Child Life Specialists.

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Child Life Conference

Hosted annually by ACLP, the Child Life Conference is an opportunity for child life professionals to reconnect with peers and make new acquaintances while earning PDUs and discovering the latest updates in the profession. By attending conference, you will strengthen professional ties and learn from colleagues holding expertise in multiple domains.

Mark your calendars now for May 23-26, 2024 and join us at the 2024 Child Life Conference. This conference will be held in person at the San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter on the Riverwalk in San Antonio, TX.

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