Helen’s purpose is to demonstrate new ways of working, where the wellbeing of people and colleagues’ matter, in ways where communities benefit. This has to start with compassion, for ourselves, each other and together in communities.

Helen is the founder of Helen Sanderson Associates, an international training and development consultancy and Wellbeing Teams, a provider organisation rated Outstanding by the Care Quality Commission. She is also co-founder of the charity Community Circles, creating solutions to loneliness together.

Helen is one of 50 New Radicals in the UK, and is award winning for innovation in health and care and value-based recruitment. Helen was the Department of Health’s expert advisor on person-centred approaches for 10 years and is the author of over twenty books and is a TedX speaker.