Refugee Assistance


Help for refugee pharmacists

If you're a refugee in the UK, and a pharmacist, you are invited to claim three years of complimentary RPS associate membership.

This offer is to help refugees settle and practice here, by giving full access to all our resources and benefits. 

It includes all pharmacy students and pharmaceutical scientists.

How to apply for free membership

For more details, and to apply for your free membership, contact [email protected].


Paul Bennett, RPS Chief Executive

We have a duty to help refugees arriving in Great Britain and I am pleased to announce we are offering complimentary membership of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society to refugee pharmacists fleeing war and conflict areas, including Ukraine.

This may help people who are in a very difficult situation to recover, to gain independence and to work in Great Britain should they wish to do so.“

RPS membership includes: