New Year Honours for Kids 1st Chairman

31st Dec 2014
New Year Honours for Kids 1st Chairman

This New Year it has been announced that Helen McArdle, Chairman of Kids 1st and Helen McArdle Care, has been listed in the New Year Honours List 2015 as a CBE.

Helen, who founded the company in 1989, along with her husband and four children is absolutely delighted to be named a CBE: “This is totally unexpected; the North East is a great place to have a business and I am humbled and proud to receive this honour alongside so many inspirational people.

I would like to thank my family, friends and wonderful staff team who have helped me to achieve this.”

Helen is a very inspirational woman and is well known throughout the region and nationally for changing the face of residential care for the elderly.

Everyone at Helen McArdle Care would like to congratulate Helen on this fantastic and very well deserved achievement.