Breastfeeding Counsellor acknowledged on New Year Honours List

Huge congratulations to Helen Shanahan for being awarded a British Empire Medal in the New Year Honours List for services to midwifery.

A lifetime achievement

NCT breastfeeding counsellor Helen Shanahan has received a BEM in the Queen’s New Year Honours 2020. The prestigious award acknowledges Helen’s volunteer work at a breastfeeding group in Falmouth for over 22 years, and supporting mums in Cornwall in her work as a midwife.

We’ll follow up on her trip to the royal garden party celebration this summer.