Support when you need it most

The Royal Marines family lives together, works together - and mourns together. When you lose someone, you can count on us to make sure they receive the dignity and honour they deserve. You'll also have the practical and emotional support of the whole Royal Marines community, who know that you're going through and will stand by you all the way.

You're as much a part of our Royal Marines Family as the person you lost. With membership you can also benefit from:


Drop in at one of the local branches, or attend one of our events, and you can meet up with old friends - and make new ones.

Practical Support

Practical Support

Help and advice with everything from coping with bereavement to pensions and healthcare - or just making sure you're not alone. The support you need, whenever you need it.

You can join the Royal Marines Association for just £15 a year

Available for serving and former Royal Marines, Royal Marines Reservists, Royal Marines Band Service Musicians and members of the Armed Forces who have served on the strength of a Royal Marines Unit, Headquarters or Establishment.

Apply for full membership

Available for families and friends with a Royal Marines connection or for supporters of the Royal Marines.

Apply for associate membership

*Some individual branches may also charge a small subscription.