Helen McCarthy is Mentor Co-ordinator for the Midlands Region and is based in the Portlaoise office. This region was established in 2008 and covers Laois, Offaly, Kildare, Carlow and Kilkenny. Helen manages a team of volunteers who work as mentors to young people and parents across these counties.
Helen has a Diploma in Marketing from the College of Marketing and Design DIT. Before joining Le Cheile Helen worked in the area of disability and had worked as a volunteer in various youth projects.