Join us as a member

You can show your support to our hospitals by signing up as a member of our foundation trust.

We currently have more than 5,000 public and patient members and around 9,000 staff members. Membership is free so why not register today?

Benefits for members

Membership event at Middlesbrough Mela

  • Newsletters about your local hospitals and community services
  • Discounts for local businesses
  • Invitations to members only events
  • Ask questions to your governor
  • Give feedback on services and developments
  • Vote in the elections of the Council of Governors
  • Or stand for election yourself
  • Attend the trust’s annual general meeting
  • Influence how we engage and communicate

Join us as a member

Membership is free so why not sign up today and show your support for your local hospitals and health services? Members receive a free newsletter and the opportunity to have their say on future developments at the trust.

Join now

What membership involves

Simply download the membership form to receive copies of our latest newsletter Focus Point by post or email. If you want to get more involved you can provide comments and feedback or even stand as a governor. You don’t have to give any of your time unless you want to – it’s about showing your support and, if you want to, giving us your views.

If you have any queries please contact the foundation trust office on telephone 01642 854151 or email