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 2016 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.

QN Professional Development Workshops

An exclusive benefit of being a Queen's Nurse is the free professional development workshops. There are 25 places available at each workshop, available on a first come, first served basis. These workshops are for Queen's Nurses only - to find out how to become a QN please click here.

QNs will be advised of booking details for each workshop via the QN Update and they are also listed on the 'Events' page of the website. To reserve a place at any QN workshop, please email

Workshops in 2014

Details of workshop in September to follow shortly. 


Supporting Carers

Transition to Community

Homeless Health