Member of the House of Commons Select Committee for International Development

Maidstone & The Weald Conservative Association

APPG memberships

Helen is a member of the following All Party Parliamentary Groups:

  • Commonwealth
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Women in Parliament

Other groups/roles

  • British Group, Inter-Parliamentary Union – Executive Committee
  • British-American Parliamentary Group
  • Commonwealth Parliamentary Association

Patron of Tomorrow's People, Maidstone Region
The overarching mission of national charity Tomorrow's People is to break the cycle of unemployment and dependency by helping the most disadvantaged to get, and keep, a job. Nationally Tomorrow's People has assisted over 400,000 long-term unemployed people since 1984. Helen's role as Patron is to help promote and develop the charity in a multitude of ways locally, regionally and nationally. Helen commented 'The work of Tomorrow's People is not just about jobs, it is about self esteem, self confidence and unlocking some of the pathways to achieving the elusive goal of social mobility, something that is close to my own heart and my political platform'.

President of the Board of Trustees for Maidstone Museums' Foundation
Helen Grant's role as President of the Board of Trustees for Maidstone Museums' Foundation includes acting as an advocate to support and promote the work of three museums including; Maidstone Museum & Bentlif Art Gallery, The Carriage Museum in Mill Street and the Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regimental Museum.

Honorary Vice-President of the Maidstone MENCAP Trust

Patron of the Maidstone Rivers Users Association

Honorary member of the Institution of Royal Engineers

Patron of Women in Racing


Latest news

14 MAR 2017

Dog Theft Awareness Day

  Helen Grant MP joined her constituent Jane Frankland at an event in parliament today to mark Dog Theft Awareness Day. The event, hosted by Dartford MP Gareth Johnson and in partnership with the...


13 MAR 2017

Helen welcomes Maidstone scientist to Parliament

MP Helen Grant showed her support for science by welcoming one of her constituents to Westminster to showcase her work to Parliamentarians. Mrs Grant met with Maidstone PhD student Emma Cascant-Lopez...


10 MAR 2017

Championing FairTrade locally

Maidstone and the Weald MP Helen Grant paid a visit to local shop Ethos, on Brewer Street, Maidstone last week. She was invited by owner Tim Licence who was keen to meet her during Fairtrade Fortnight when campaigners...