The hospital provides accommodation for needy or disabled men and women who have served in either the Royal Navy, Royal Marines, the Women’s Royal Naval Service (WRNS) or the Queen Alexandra’s Royal Naval Nursing Service, or have been mobilised for active service in the Reserves of the Naval Service, or have been employed in any of Her Majesty’s Dockyards or Naval Bases directly on the construction, maintenance, refitting or repair of any of Her Majesty’s ships and vessels.
Persons who have served in the Army, Army Reserve (operationally mobilised), Army Nursing Service, the Royal Air Force, Royal Air Force Reserve (operationally mobilised) or Royal Air Force Nursing Service, Royal Fleet Auxiliary or British Merchant Navy.
If there is no applicant qualified as above, The Governors may appoint a widow, widower or dependant of a person who has served. Applications are not restricted by age.
The application form must be completed in its entirety for an application to be eligible for consideration. Information supplied will be kept confidential and only used for the purposes of assessing the validity of the application.