Helen Morton is a Grants Manager focusing on the Youth Fund and support for organisations working with young people. Helen’s last role was Regional Officer for BBC Children in Need in the London and South East region where she was responsible for both grant-making and for managing a large portfolio of grants. Previous to that she worked as a Grants Officer for Global Charities and as a Regional Assistant for BBC Children in Need in the North of England. Her previous roles include as a Voluntary Assistant Team Leader on the Princes Trust Programme at Groundwork Oldham & Rochdale and working for Manchester City Council, Edinburgh City Council and the Department of Work and Pensions. Helen has also recently been a mentor through Chance UK and is currently a befriender at The Children’s Society.