Pricing and Purchase

Whether you are an individual, a single facility, or a national chain, subscribing to the CARES® Activities of Daily Living program (including Alzheimer's Association® essentiALZ® Plus certification) is easy and affordable, with many subscription and pricing options to meet your needs. For a complete list of our professional pricing options, view and print our CARES, essentiALZ, and essentiALZ Plus professional training and certification pricing list.

You can choose to pay by credit card for immediate access to CARES®, or you can pay by check. Simply print the invoice and mail it with your check. Once we receive payment, we will e-mail you instructions to activate your purchase.

Important: Before you can take the essentiALZ Plus Activities of Daily Living certification exam, you must have current essentiALZ certification. If you need to purchase CARES® Dementia Basics to get or renew your essentiALZ certification, go to the Basics Pricing and Purchase page.

CARES®Activities of Daily Living Pricing
10 modules, 10 hours

Directions:
  1. Make your selection below, and click the Add to Cart button.
  2. Pay online with a credit card for immediate access—or mail in a check.
  3. Follow the directions on your receipt to "activate" your purchase. And don't worry! Your subscription will not begin until you complete the activation process. You pick a start date that is right for you or your organization.
  4. Complete the entire program, and print a CARES completion certificate from the Main Menu.
  5. Follow the directions on your CARES completion certificate to take the essentiALZ Plus certification exam. (We recommend you take the exam as soon as possible after completing CARES for your best chance of passing. You may use your study guides and notes when taking the exam.)
  6. Pass the exam, and print your Alzheimer's Association essentiALZ Plus Activities of Daily Living certificate.

Individual Licenses

This license gives one individual 7 days to get trained and qualify for certification.
This is our most affordable subscription. The 7-day period begins once you activate
the program, not upon purchase.

7-Day Individual License

"Unlimited User" Licenses

An unlimited user license allows you to train and certify your entire staff for a specific period of time for one low price. Note: If your organization has more than one location, each location must purchase a separate license.
$49.95
30-Day "Unlimited User" Site License (per location)
This license allows you to train your entire staff at any one location for one low monthly price. Note: If your organization has more than one location, each location must purchase a separate license.
$599.95
1-Year "Unlimited User" Site License (per location)

"Limited User" Licenses

Limited user licenses allow you to train and certify up to a set number of individuals within your organization, regardless of where they are located, at any time during a one-year period. Cost includes an automatic 20% discount over individual pricing.
$1,399.95
1-Year Multiple User License (for 25 Users)
Purchase our 25-user license, and offer our online training programs to any 25 people within your organization, regardless of where they are located, at any time during a one-year period. Cost includes an automatic 20% discount over individual pricing.
$999.95
1-Year Multiple User License (for up to 100 Users)
Purchase our 100-user license, and offer our online training programs to any 100 people within your organization, regardless of where they are located, at any time during a one-year period. Cost includes an automatic 20% discount over individual pricing.
$3,999.95

Administrative Tracking
Each employee uses the facility Product Key to log in to CARES and then enters his or her own name. The administrative tracking system tracks each person's progress individually and keeps track of all employee user data within your facility account.
CARES® Observational Tool
The CARES Observational Tool is an easy-to-administer way to assess staff behavior before and after the CARES training. It is designed around person-centered care concepts taught in our CARES online training programs. Visit www.hcinteractive.com/COT for more information.
CARES® Study Guides
When you purchase this program, you will receive access to free downloadable study guides for each of the modules. These study guides are an excellent way for you or your staff members to take your learning to the next level. Plus, the study guides (and any notes you take) can be used during your Alzheimer's Association essentiALZ or essentiALZ Plus certification exam.
CARES® Reminder Cards and Promotional Pins
Would you like to reward yourself or your staff for a job well done? Purchase our CARES reminder cards and promotional pins. The more you buy, the more you save! Visit www.hcinteractive.com/CardsAndPins for more information.