Get involved – join the COI

Benefits of membership:

  • Your subscription supports our work to encourage more people in the UK to practise mindfulness and mindful living and to learn about Thich Nhat Hanh’s teachings.
  • You will receive Here and Now, the COI’s magazine, published three times a year, which includes dharma talks by Thay,  monastics and our UK Dharma teachers, articles from members and news about COI activities and retreats.
  • You will receive priority notification of national events organised by the CoI, such as retreats, Dharma talks, Dharma Training Programmes, etc.  Some of these events are only open to members of the COI..
  • You will be invited to attend and vote at our Annual Meeting and can become involved in the development of our programmes and our strategic direction.

Membership rates:

  • Membership runs annually from January to December.
  • The membership fee is £20 per year (£11 if you cannot afford the full fee.) and many members add an additional donation which goes to the TNH UK Action Fund
  • If you are joining part-way through the year, there is a reduction of the fee – see form (link below) for details.
  • If possible, please pay by standing order, which is much simpler for us to administer and saves you having to post us a renewal form and a cheque each year.

How to join

To join please:
  • email or
  • download a membership joining form here and post it with a cheque or a completed standing order authorisation or arrange a bank transfer.

How to renew your existing membership

To renew please:

  • email or
  • download a membership renewal form here and post it with a cheque or a completed standing order authorisation.or or arrange a bank transfer.

Thanks for your support.