G.Wathall & Sons Ltd
Helen is the fifth generation of the Wathall family to run G Wathall & Son funeral directors in Derby. In what is a highly traditional sector she has brought in new working practices to modernise the business while keeping it a firm part of the community.
As part of its CSR programme it supports bereaved families across Derby and helps to tackle the isolation caused by bereavement. Helen has also focused the company on supporting people with better later life planning, and its work with members of the community with dementia has been lauded by civic leaders and healthcare professionals alike.