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Five reasons to join today 

The Royal College of Nursing is a trade union and professional body. For 100 years we have been protecting, supporting and advising nurses across the UK.

Workplace support

We have accredited representatives working in all sectors across the UK, whose role is to support our members when they need it. There is also our advice line, RCN Direct, which is open 365 days a year.

Peace of mind

Knowing that expert employment and legal rights specialists are there to support you through any difficulties you may encounter, from the moment you join.

Europe's largest nursing library

Offering you free access to databases and thousands of e-journals and e-books to support your learning and development.

Conferences and events

Developed by professional nurse advisers to keep your practice up to date and count towards revalidation.

Have a voice

We campaign for the things that matter to you as a nurse. Become a member of the RCN and be part of the voice of nursing in the UK.

Join the RCN now

From £6.56 per month