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

In this section:


Enjoy a great day out, and raise vital funds for nursing and caring charities, by visiting an open garden. Click here to find out more.

Visit the Burdett Trust website

Providing vital funding for projects that help improve patient care.

DN150 logo

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

Patient Feedback

We would encourage patients to give feedback to their health services in order to help them make improvements.


In England, you can do this is through Healthwatch. Find out more on their website at 

All areas have their own local Healthwatch that you can find from this web page:

Patient Opinion 

Click here to read more about this website that allows you to comment about your local health services. 

The Patients Association 

This charity has a helpline: 

NHS Constitution

NHS Consititution and your rights -


Supporting Carers

Transition to Community

Homeless Health