Skip to main content

CAADS Events At-A-Glance

How to Plan and Successfully Open an Adult Day Center

Wednesday, February 8, 2023
10:00 am11:00 am

Want to open an Adult Day Center but not sure where to start? This session will provide first-hand advice from an experienced provider and consultant who opened her own center. She will give you an overview of the framework you need to start including business knowledge, planning and operational procedures, and setting your center up for sustainability.

Learning Objectives:
- Attendees will be provided with a comprehensive framework for opening an Adult Day Center.
- Attendees will learn how to develop operational procedures for a center's successful opening.
- Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions and share experiences.

Christina Vlosich, CDP, PTA, ATP, is the Principal Consultant for ADS Consult LLC and the Founder of Family First Adult Day Services. Christina’s accomplishments include Founding Member of OADHA (Ohio Adult Day Health Association), a Member of the Ohio Injury Prevention Partnership – Falls Coalition, NADSA National Conference Presenter (2018, 2021 & 2022), a Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP) through NCCDP, Certified Tai Chi Instructor, RESNA Certified Assistive Technology Professional (ATP), Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) and a Field Surveyor for a national accreditation organization. Christina lives in Austintown, Ohio, and can be reached at:

NADSA Members: $99
Non-members: $249