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Support for RCN members

Whether you're employed by the NHS or the independent sector, an agency worker, self-employed or a student member, you can get help here.

Our practical online advice can help you resolve your workplace problems, and more.

Membership enquiries

We are currently experiencing an extremely high number of calls and emails to our Membership Department. If you need to contact us via either of these routes, please be patient and we will deal with your enquiry as soon as possible.

If you pay for your membership via Direct Debit you may have noticed that we have set up a new reference for your payment as part of a migration to a new membership system. This does not affect your payment(s), and you need take no action.

Remember if you need to update your personal or employment details, you can visit MyRCN and do this online.

Work and family

Get answers to your questions about maternity, paternity and adoption leave and pay, your rights as a pregnant female at work, and how to balance work and family.

Your contract

Get answers to your contract questions including handing in your notice and whether your employer can change your contract.

RCN indemnity scheme

Learn more about the RCN indemnity scheme and whether it applies to you.

Bullying, harassment and stress

Find out how to tackle bullying at work, or deal with accusations of bullying.

Incident at work?

Find out what to do, and how we can help, if you are involved in an incident at work.

Sick leave and sick pay

Learn about your sick pay entitlements, prepare for meetings with your employer and find ways to deal with work-related stress.

Search all our advice guides

Find online advice to help you deal with problems at work

Contact us online

You can also contact us through our online form.

Get help with your RCN membership

Use this form to ask questions about your RCN membership, such as payments and tax relief. You can also find information via our membership pages, or contact our membership team on 0345 772 6100.

If you have forgotten your password simply re-register at MyRCN

Careers advice

Get help with writing your CV, preparing for interviews, planning your career and more.


Advice and support for those experiencing circumstances that impact on their


Get support with personal or work related issues such as stress, depression or relationship breakdown.

Peer support

Join this group to give and receive support on health and disability issues.


If you're an RCN member already in the UK, you can get free, confidential support and assistance on immigration issues.

Welfare Service

Get expert support and advice on benefits, tax credits, debt, housing and more.

0345 772 6100

8.30am to 8.30pm
seven days a week, 365 days a year

+44 207 647 3456

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