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Show you care - become a member and support us

There are two vital groups at the heart of our organisation – our members and governors.

Our members contribute to the organisation on a voluntary basis. We count on them for feedback, local knowledge, fundraising, and support.

The governors|, with the support of our members, ensure our work is in keeping with our values.

About our members

If you have been a patient or live near to our hospitals and services, we want you to have a say in what we do.

The first step is to become a member of Guy’s and St Thomas’.

Who can become a member?

It's free to join and you can become a member if you:

  • live in Lambeth, Southwark, Lewisham, Wandsworth or Westminster;
  • have been a patient at either hospital in the last five years; or
  • work or volunteer for us.

Be a member – what’s in it for me?

As a member you will be able to:

You can also: 

  • become a volunteer
  • join the Friends of Guy’s or the Friends of St Thomas’
  • advise on the information given to patients
  • take part in surveys and consultations.

How you can join

Apply online|, email members@gstt.nhs.uk| or call 0800 731 0319.

After joining you will receive regular updates and invitations to events and meetings.

It’s entirely up to you how actively you want to be involved.

Spread the word

We are really keen for new members to join.

Involving as many people as possible will make sure our services reflect the diverse needs of our patients and local residents.

Encourage your family or neighbours to become members|.