Are you eligible for financial support? 

To be eligible for a grant from Cavell, you must be a current, former or retired:

  • Registered midwife
  • Maternity support worker (under the supervision of a registered midwife)
  • Health care assistant / nursing auxiliary in a hospital, nursing home or community setting (under the supervision of a registered nurse.

You must also:

  • Be currently living in the UK and have worked as a midwife or health care assistant in the UK
  • Be in financial hardship
  • Have less than £4,000.00 in household savings, including money in savings and current accounts
  • Please note: If you have been suspended or removed from the NMC register, please contact a member of our welfare team on 01527 595 999 or [email protected] before completing our application form.

If you have never held a qualifying occupation, unfortunately the RCM and Cavell is unable to provide assistance. However, to find other grants that may be available, visit Turn2us.