The RHN has a unique and fascinating history and we are committed to preserving our heritage for patients, staff and the wider community.

Archive Service

The Archives hold a unique and internationally significant range of archival and printed sources, ensuring their preservation and providing access to them for the general public.

COVID-19 Collection

Contemporary collecting of oral histories, objects and documents from our staff and patients during the global pandemic.


Today we are a respected authority on neuro-disability care. We provide training in neuro-care and research advances into the science of care for people with neuro-disabilities, but our beginnings were humble.