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Florida Alliance of Information and Referral Systems, Inc. (FLAIRS) is an independent state/regional Affiliate of the Alliance of Information and Referral Systems (AIRS). Members include United Ways, crisis hotlines, community councils, libraries, military services centers, state health and human service agencies, senior helplines, 2-1-1s, child care resource and referral providers, and others who provide hotline and information services.

A single integrated membership structure provides automatic membership to both AIRS and FLAIRS. Join both for a single fee. The membership fee is split between AIRS and the state affiliate. AIRS has 3 levels of membership. For most organizations PREMIUM MEMBERSHIP provides the best combination of benefits and cost savings throughout the year.

FLAIRS offers additional member benefits. For details about membership see AIRS Membership.

PLATINUM MEMBERSHIP

$550 per year         Our best value & most popular option!

Benefits applicable to all I&R staff & volunteers of the member agency.

  • One hardcopy of the AIRS I&R Training Guide (formerly the ABCs of I&R; value $450)
  • One bookmarked PDF of the AIRS I&R Training Guide that can be distributed to all staff
  • Reduced pricing on additional copies of the AIRS I&R Training Guide ($65 a set or $45 for the I&R Specialist version and $30 for the Resource Specialist version)
  • 15% off AIRS Conference registration (save $78 per person!)
  • 15% off AIRS Certification (save $13 for each new applicant and $8 on each renewal)
  • 10% discount on AIRS Online Training courses through http://airs.academy.reliaslearning.com
  • Access to special rates on telephone interpretation & bilingual staff testing from LanguageLine Solutions
  • Access to preferred pricing for cloud telephony services from InContact (inquire at info@airs.org)
  • Preferred pricing on online printing via Mimeo (inquire at info@airs.org)
  • Access to I&R Toolkit

+ Access to the AIRS Networker (our member-only social networking site allows you to work online with colleagues, stay up to date on I&R news and opportunities, network with peers, and access resources)

+ Discount pricing on subscriptions to The AIRS/211 LA County Taxonomy of Human Services

+Membership in your local AIRS Affiliate and all their member benefits

+Free member-only webinars (average of 10 webinars offered each year

+Professional development, support and volunteer opportunities

+ 9 electronic issues of Connections, the AIRS Newsletter

+AIRS Voting privileges

GOLD/SILVER MEMBERSHIPS

GOLD – $300 for agencies with budgets over $100,000

SILVER $175 for agencies with budgets under $100,000

Covers all I&R staff & volunteers of the member agency. You get all the + marked benefits above plus:

INDIVIDUAL MEMBERSHIP

$75 per year

Available only to students, retirees, or those whose agencies will not take out a membership. Individual membership only covers one person and must be taken out in their personal name and address (not an agency).

Note: Individuals are able to join at the other levels for more benefits. You receive all the + marked benefits listed under Platinum membership in addition to:

  • Member prices for all applicable AIRS products and services (including certification and conference fees)
  • Access to AIRS Online Training courses through http://airs.academy.reliaslearning.com.

Click Here To Join AIRS & FLAIRS Today!

All memberships begin on January 1st, any new agency joining after July 1st will pay a partial fee providing membership coverage through December 31st, at which time a full renewal can be made the following year.

A single integrated membership structure provides automatic membership to both AIRS and the independent state/regional Affiliate which is FLAIRS here in Florida. For example, a Florida-based agency becomes a member of both AIRS and FLAIRS for the same single price. You get the benefits of both organizations for one membership fee!

For more information, contact AIRS membership director please send an email to Moayad Zahralddin at moayad@airs.org.

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