The Company of Nurses is a City of London Company for the nursing profession and has joined the other noble professions and trades that are represented within the Livery movement.
All Livery Companies share an ancient common purpose: to enhance the professional knowledge of their members, to fund and support charitable and benevolent causes; and to support the Lord Mayor and the City of London Corporation. The Company of Nurses Charitable Trust Fund is the charitable arm of the Company, registered with the Charities Commission (Registered Charity number 1170982). The Company of Nurses aims to further the work of nurses who have gone before us, offer support to nurses when and where it is needed and to contribute to the professional development of nurses today, leaving a lasting legacy for all generations of nurses to come. The Company is for all nurses, Past, Present and Future.
Why have we joined Working with?
“Working with Cavell Nurses’ Trust will allow the Company to build on the work of the profession’s rich history and offer benevolent support to nurses when and where it is required. The experience and expertise of Cavell Nurses’ Trust will help the Company as we develop our benevolent activities and we know that nurses in need will get the help and support they need. We are delighted to be able to work together.”
Frances Davies, Master, The Company of Nurses