New members, please register here.

Associate fee – £78 annually or £6.50 per month via GoCardless*

To apply for Associate membership, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • have an NMC Pin AND
  • a career commitment to the improvement of health visiting AND
  • educated to Bachelor Degree or equivalent from an academic institution or a recognised professional body

Student Associate fee – £3.25 per month via GoCardless*

To apply for Student Membership, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • have an NMC Pin AND
  • currently be undertaking a full time undergraduate or postgraduate qualification in health visiting or a related discipline.
  • During the registration process, you will be asked to provide an Expected Qualifying Date for your Health Visitor Qualification.  Your Student membership shall continue until this date.  Your membership will then automatically be upgraded to Associate status and fees according to this membership shall apply.
  • Student membership is only available using our monthly payment system GoCardless, payment  of membership via cheque is not available for student members.
  • Student membership is only available to new members.

Retired From Practice Associate – £39 annually or £3.25 per month via GoCardless*

To apply for Retired From Practice Associate membership, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • have an NMC Pin AND
  • a career commitment to the improvement of health visiting AND
  • is a retired health visitor or one who isn’t currently working

Friend fee – £78 annually or £6.50 per month via GoCardless*

A Friend is someone who isn’t a health visitor but who is interested in the work of health visitors, works with health visitors, works in public health or health promotion or who would just like to support the Institute of Health Visiting, a charity, to ensure that every child gets the best possible start in life.

Our vast suite of resources for members provide excellent evidence-based information for all professionals who work with children 0-5 years and families.

Payment Options

Monthly payment via GoCardless*
You can join online with our superb payment system – GoCardless, which allows you to pay by Direct Debit and only charges us a 1% fee unlike other payment methods.

Annual payment (not available for student membership)
You can join online and then send us a cheque to cover your annual fee.  Please make cheques payable to the Institute of Health Visiting and send it to Institute of Health Visiting, c/o Royal Society for Public Health, John Snow House, 59 Mansell Street, London E1 8AN. Please write on the reverse of your cheque your full name and email address.

Gift Aid

If you are a UK taxpayer, the value of your membership fee can be increased by 25p for every £1 you donate under the Gift Aid scheme at no extra cost to you.  Gift Aid is then reclaimed by the iHV from the tax you pay for the current tax year.  Please read the declaration on the Application Form and tick the box if you are eligible and wish your donations to be treated in this way to boost your donation.  Thank you.

PLEASE NOTE:

Following registration, you will not be sent details of how to validate your membership and sign in to the website until a confirmed payment has been received, i.e. initial payment via direct debit or receipt of cheque in the post.