Join or Renew Today!

Joining the APCSW means you will be part a network of nearly 250 members in the UK and world-wide, committed to strengthening and developing the role of palliative care social work both nationally and internationally.

All you need to do is fill in the registration form below and pay your annual fee - it’s as simple as that.



  • Being part of a member-led organisation of social work professionals based in palliative care
  • Connecting with Palliative Care Social Workers regionally and nationally
  • Opportunity to attend regular group meetings to discuss the latest issues, as well as education sessions and workshops
  • Receiving monthly updates on issues relating to our work
  • Gaining access to a wider support and mentoring network
  • Becoming an active participant in all the key discussions and developments that are impacting palliative care social work
  • Helping to meet CPD requirements (through learning opportunities) and hence registration with your national professional registration body.
  • Joining our members at our annual national conference - at a reduced rate!
  • Ability to vote on issues concerning the Association and how it is run (this does not apply to Friends)
  • The APCSW is a collective member of the European Association of Palliative Care and this enables members to attend EAPC congresses at reduced rate
Your email address will be the primary method of communication through National and Regional Committee Members. Please ensure that you update the Membership Secretary if it changes in order to continue to be contacted by the association. Membership Renews Yearly at month of joining, it is your responsibility to pay within 3 months or membership will be terminated.


If you are an existing member wishing to renew click here

New Members

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PLEASE NOTE: If you have chosen to pay by BACS, Standing Order or Cheque we will send you details of how to make payment in your ‘Welcome’ email shortly. If you have chosen the option to pay by ‘Invoice’ and you would like it addressed to your employer please ensure you have added the correct employer name in the ‘Work Place’ box above.