Become a Friend today and be part of an unbroken tradition of veteran care and support here at the Royal Hospital Chelsea, the first organisation in Britain to look after Army veterans and where we have cared for the Chelsea Pensioners for 325 years.

In return, we will offer you a host of exclusive benefits, including access to the annual Governor’s Review, where the Chelsea Pensioners parade in their scarlet tunics.

Your much-needed support will help us to continue to offer a comfortable home and the very best care for the Chelsea Pensioners, the Nation’s most iconic Army veterans.

If you would like to support the Chelsea Pensioners and their home at the Royal Hospital Chelsea, why not join our community of Friends? Membership starts from as little as £35 per year if you’re paying by Direct Debit.



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Chelsea Pensioners at the Lord Mayor's Show 2017

The Chelsea Pensioners will be taking part in the annual Lord Mayor's Show in London this year, to celebrate their 325th anniversary.

RHC Matron on judging panel at 3rd Sector Care Awards 2017

Royal Hospital Chelsea Matron, Susan Williams joins expert panel of judges at the 3rd Sector Care Awards 2017


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