NEW for 2023! NHS Complimentary Membership!
Up to 3 colleagues per NHS organisation can now access the amazing range of Architects for Health events online and in real life – estates or healthcare, if you’re serious about improving NHS estate for patients and staff please join!

Select NHS COMPLIMENTARY MEMBER below and remember to use your NHS email address.

How we’re funded

AfH is a not for profit organisation funded from membership fees and focused event sponsorship.

Your support is really important to us and means we can create events and engage with an ever-growing group of professionals working within the healthcare sector.

If you would like to help support our work please do get in touch with our Programme Director.

To renew your membership please visit this page, sign in to your account and make your payment. You can also upgrade/downgrade (certain memberships only), change your method of payment or cancel your membership. If you have a Practice/Company membership you can add or change your additional contacts too. membership FAQs

Being a member

AfH membership runs annually from the date you join and makes you part of an ever-increasing network of like-minded people enabling you to share ideas, experiences and best practices in healthcare design, to keep up to date with the latest developments, and to get involved with others in enabling change.

AfH has a current membership of about 500 people who share our values across healthcare planning, design, and delivery. Become a member and get access to this expanding network.

Membership is open to both organisations and individuals with an interest in the design of healthcare environments. We have a sliding scale of annual fees, making it affordable for all. See our fees here.

membership benefits Access to a series of events throughout the calendar year – including:
  • Annual General Meeting – featuring the Phil Gusack Talk with a high profile guest speaker & networking within the sector
  • Commissioning Priorities – 26 May 2021, part of our AfH Leadership series of events for members only
  • Design Matters – date TBC – featuring presentations from the EHD Award Winners of 2021
Discounts to key industry events, typically including:
  • European Healthcare Design Congress (20% Members discount)
  • Design in Mental Health Network exhibition
  • IHEEM exhibition
Weekly newsletters with information on upcoming events and activities. Pre-Covid these included UK and international study tours, and live events such as the 10×2. We very much hope these will return to ‘real life’ in late 2021 all being well. There are opportunities to get more involved in the sector, through contributing content and engaging in initiatives such as the Future Standards Working Group and through networking and social events with the membership – all of whom are actively working in the sector. NEW FOR 2021: The opportunity for Members to share their news on the AfH website as Member News!

Become a member

To become a new member please enter your details in the form on this page.

There are 3 sections to complete, as follows:

  • Fill in your details
    • Enter a password of your choice that is at least 6 characters long.
  • Select membership type
  • Select method of payment – then simply click on the Join AfH! button.

(If you had a membership in the past with Architects for Health, that was not an online membership, you should re-join as a new member by filling in the form on this page. If you are unsure about this please contact the membership secretary.)

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