Inspiring cancer nursing

UKONS is committed to creating a network of likeminded nurses to share good practice, queries and provide a supportive space that advocates for our profession. 

There are number ways to get involved and be part of what we do:

Individual Membership
UKONS Champions
UKONS Corporate Partnerships


Individual membership

Be part of our forward-thinking, dynamic cancer nursing society!

Joining UKONS is FREE. You must be:  

  • Registered to practice as a nurse in the UK 
  • Working with people affected by cancer

Members of UKONS have:

  • Access to a large UK network of nurses working in cancer care, cancer organisations and cancer institutions
  • Access to specialist Members Interest Groups (MIGs)
  • Access to members only section of UKONS website
  • Automatic subscription to our ‘Breaking News’ mailout
  • Reduced rates at the UKONS Annual Conference
  • Access to educational events through the year
  • Access to a range of UKONS position statements e.g. Closed-system drug-transfer devices in addition to safe handling of hazardous drugs versus safe handling alone for reducing healthcare staff exposure to infusional hazardous drugs
  • Access to an expert cancer nurses in the ‘Ask a Question’ facility
  • Information on Cancer Nursing courses throughout the UK
  • Links to international organisations e.g. European Oncology Nursing Society (EONS), International Society of Nurses in Cancer Care (ISNCC), Oncology Nursing Society (ONS)
  • Opportunity to contribute to UK wide policy and developments 
  • Receipt of complementary or discounted journals

To become a member click here or email

Please note that all individual UKONS memberships will be valid until 31st March 2024. 


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