War and conflict take their toll on a soldier’s body and mind – mental and physical scars often only surface in later years. Help us provide the best possible care for those who loyally served our nation and were prepared to risk their lives to give us the freedom we enjoy today.

Help us buy equipment for our new Activity Centre, so more Chelsea Pensioners can continue to pursue their interests and get involved in new activities.

Music, pottery, gardening, art, picture framing and poetry are just some of the many activities the Chelsea Pensioners are encouraged to pursue every day to enhancing their mental and physical wellbeing and combat isolation.

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David Jackson an ex Army pilot shares his story
David Jackson an ex-Army pilot shares his story

David Jackson is the only Chelsea Pensioner who was a pilot in the Army. After serving in Aden, North Africa, Cyprus and the UK, he became a commercial pilot. All together, he has clocked up an impressive 20,000 flying hours! Here he shares some of the highs and lows of his airborne career.

Chelsea Pensioner George Parsons celebrates 100th Birthday
Chelsea Pensioner Celebrates his Centenary in Style

The Royal Hospital celebrated a rather special birthday today and welcomed the Revd Richard Coles to join in with the party atmosphere.  

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