How to Join DHCC

No time to spend reading up on the latest government changes or researching unique patient cases? Join DHCC and let us help!

By Website:

Visit the Academy Center at to pay with a credit card


By Mail:

Return your mailed dues statement and payment to: Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics,
P.O. Box 4489, Carol Stream, IL 60197-4489

By Phone:

Contact Academy Member Service Center at
1-800-877-1600 ext. 5000

We'd love to have you as a member - or answer any questions.

Email us here!

To Join DHCC:

Existing Academy Members:  
  • Go to the the Academy website:
  • In the upper right, click on the orange, "Sign In" button.
  • Enter your Member ID/Username and Password and click on the Login button
  • Click on the "My Academy" button in the upper right.
  • Scroll down to the section "Membership Information"
  • Select "add groups" and follow the prompts to select DHCC.

New Academy Members:

  • Go the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics website:
  • In the upper right, click on the orange, "Sign In" button.
  • Complete the online application. As part of the process, you will be able to choose membership in one or more Dietetic Practice Groups (DPGs). To join DHCC, click on the box next to Dietetics in Health Care Communities.

Special Note (February - May 2023)

If you are joining DHCC DPG for the first time, your membership begins June 1, 2023.
*You do have the option to reach out to the Member Service Center (312-899-0040 x5000 or email and add WM DPG through May 2023 for a small fee.