Joining ACCN

Membership of the ACCN is open to Chief Nurses (nurse executives) of Children’s Hospital Trusts, and to other senior nurses responsible for children’s nursing services. Members should hold a senior position above ward level and have a responsibility for developing the strategic direction of children’s services within their organisation.

A full membership fee is payable annually to the ACCN. The fee is £100 per Trust, or employer body.  The annual subscription is due in July of each year.


Benefits of joining the ACCN include:

  • Access to exclusive ACCN member forums to request advice, raise issues and share best practice.
  • Access to a a wealth of resources, documents and presentations made available by your peers at the highest level of children’s and young people’s nursing.
  • Access to a national network of nursing leaders in children's healthcare.
  • An invitation to the ACCN conference and general meetings.

Sign up now

Having problems registering? View our guide here