Become a Chelsea Pensioner

Today some 320 army veterans call the Royal Hospital Chelsea home, including those who have served in Korea, the Falkland Islands, Cyprus, Northern Ireland and World War II. Others may not have served in campaigns, but all understand what it means to be a soldier and the potential sacrifice that it entails.

We encourage retired soldiers who would otherwise spend their advanced years alone to consider applying to become a Chelsea Pensioner. A vibrant community, excellent standards of accommodation and the very best care is on offer.

Browse the pages below to find out more about becoming a Chelsea Pensioner.

 

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Chelsea Pensioner completes 100th parachute jump for charity

Chelsea Pensioner Mike Smith has taken to the skies for his first jump in 23 years.

Global Champions Tour at the Royal Hospital Chelsea

World-renowned show jumping event, the Longines Global Champions Tour has taken place for the first time at the Royal Hospital Chelsea earlier this month.

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