Mildmay has this beating heart that never stops working for people like me who need their help. It gives people their lives back, their joy, their dignity and independence. - Lila.


Mildmay is an HIV charity delivering quality care and treatment, prevention work, rehabilitation, training, education and health strengthening in the UK and East Africa.
In 2016 Mildmay marked 150 years of the provision of service, compassion and medical care. Our Registered Charity no is:  292058

Our inspiration and values derive from out Christian foundations. These values enriched and shared by many people, including those of other faiths and of no religious faith, underpin all our work.

Your support will make a world of difference to the work we do, and makes a positive impact on so many lives. Thank you for helping us to transform the lives of so many people living with and affected by HIV and complex related health conditions including HIV associated brain impairment.

“It is so simple to make a difference, you just have to care.” Georgia – Mildmay volunteer.

Get in touch about volunteering at Mildmay UK

Volunteering makes a huge difference to the lives of those at our hospital affected by HIV. It is also very rewarding for volunteers themselves, providing opportunities to gain new skills and experiences, meet new people, pass on knowledge, become involved in the community, and have fun.

We have a range of volunteering opportunities available.These include spending time with patients and helping them in a variety of ways, supporting the chaplaincy service, providing administrative support, and helping out with vital fundraising work.

If you are interested in volunteering at Mildmay’s London Hospital then please email for more information and an application form. Following a successful interview you will be invited to an induction which will equip you with the information and skills you need to start volunteering at Mildmay.

If you would like to volunteer with Mildmay outside the UK please visit:

Volunteering Mildmay Uganda

Volunteering Mildmay Kenya

Thank you for your interest -We look forward to welcoming you to Mildmay.

Nothing beats the feel good factor of making a positive difference to someone’s life; by raising funds for Mildmay you’ll be doing exactly that.

Mildmay’s work transforms the lives of people living with and affected by HIV in the UK and Africa.

There are lots of ways you can fundraise to support our work that can be loads of fun too. Fundraising for an important cause is a great way of joining with friends, family or work colleagues to make a real difference. If you would like to talk to a member of our team about an event you are planning, or for more ideas or support email us at.

Supporting an event organised by Mildmay such as our Christmas Carol Concert or Our Red Ribbon Gala.

Why not create your own unique, fun event and encourage your friends and colleagues to join in too!

Here are just a few ideas to get you started!

Charity Abseil: Take a leap of faith and raise some valuable funds.

Running a Marathon: Take up the challenge of reaching your personal goal and run a city marathon, half marathon or 10K.

Treks: Each year Mildmay arranges a fabulous trek for those who prefer to walk not run! We take on a new trek and a new challenge each year.

Give up to Give Back:Every year for Lent many of us give up something and give back the funds we save to charity. It could be a daily coffee, chocolate or cake, or give up that short bus ride and walk instead. Or try the challenge of giving up social media for the day. You don’t have to wait for lent, Give up to Give back works at any time of year!

Santa Run: Time to dress up in white beard, red coat and hat and Ho Ho Ho your way along a 5K run whilst raising funds for Mildmay.

Sky Diving: Take up the ultimate challenge, fulfill a personal ambition and skydive for Mildmay.

World AIDS Day: 1st December. Join us for this important day to remember those we have lost and help to raise HIV awareness. Sell Red Ribbons at your work place or see our A – Z of fundraising ideas on the next page and hold a WAD fundraiser or event on or around December 1st.

Our Fundraising booklet is full of ideas as well as tools and important advice to support your fundraising. Or drop us an email and we'll get in touch.
Fundraise for us

We simply could not continue our work without the generosity of our supporters, thanks to that help we are able to transform the lives of so many people.Thank you on behalf of every person who benefits from our work.


UK Hospital

Mildmay's Uk hospital is located in East London. We are the only centre in Europe dedicated to rehabilitation for people with complex HIV related health conditions, including HIV associated brain impairment.

Overseas Work

Mildmay currently supports over 100,000 people living with and affected by HIV in East Africa. Our work in this region encompasses training and education as well as comprehensive health and HIV care.


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