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Nurse and midwife members

Whether you’ve recently joined or been with us for a while, take advantage of the benefits of being one of us

Founded in 1916, welcome to the world’s largest nursing-specific trade union and professional body. Here you’ll find some of the services and benefits available to you as an RCN member. 


Get involved

Become an RCN representative or join one of our many forums and networks. 

Workplace support

Find practical advice about your contract, maternity leave, sick leave, bullying, investigations and more.

Member support

Professional and personal, from counselling and peer support to immigration advice, we're here to help.

Legal support

Our in-house specialist legal team can provide advice, support and represent you as an RCN member.

Member discounts

Log in to RCNXtra to browse all of the latest offers.


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RCN Bulletin

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Support for you

As an RCN member you can contact us for workplace support, financial advice and more on 0345 772 6100, 8.30am to 8.30pm 365 days a year.

Questions about your membership?

Find out how to change your personal details, find your membership number, subscribe to or change an RCNi journal, claim tax relief and more.