The Gurkha Welfare Trust

There are over 6,500 retired Gurkhas and widows living in Nepal who have no service pension income and who therefore rely solely on The Gurkha Welfare Trust to help them live their lives in dignity and relative comfort. You can find out about our old soldiers, their widows and their communities at

A specialist advice and information service in the UK, operating from Salisbury with a forward operating office in Aldershot, is available to provide guidance and practical assistance with welfare and other queries.