“She is always the first to volunteer to help someone and always the last to leave the department,” added Ruth.
In addition to their usual duties, Bolton’s medical photographers provide a voluntary out of hours call out for families who have lost a baby. This means the parents can have a photograph to take home with them. Helen often leaves her own young family to undertake this difficult task.
One such mother wrote “The photos are amazing – beautiful and we will treasure them forever. They aren’t just photos, they are memories and we can’t thank you enough!”
Nominating Helen for Employee of the Month, Ruth said: “Helen is a shining light which is rarely dimmed, even though the role can be difficult and I would really like to see her recognised.”
Well done Helen, your work has indeed been recognised.