The Queen's Nursing Institute

The Queen's Nursing Institute works with the public, nurses and decision-makers to make sure that good quality nursing is available at home for everyone when they need it.

Healthcare at home

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Enjoy a great day out, and raise vital funds for nursing and caring charities, by visiting an open garden. The 2015 NGS Yellow Book lists them all. 

Visit the Burdett Trust website

Providing vital funding for projects that help improve patient care.

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If you are interested in nursing heritage, visit our website celebrating District Nursing around the world since 1859.

Historical Resources

The Queen’s Nursing Institute holds a range of historical material.

To view any of these materials, please email or call us on 020 7549 1400.

The bulk of the historical material relating to the Queen’s Nursing Institute, and its role in the development of both district nursing and midwifery, is held in the Wellcome Collection at 183 Euston Road, London NW1 2BE.

You can contact the Wellcome Library directly on 020 7611 8348 or see, to arrange access to this material.


Supporting Carers

Transition to Community

Homeless Health