The LittleBlueFarm Team

Mandy Carter

Chief Animal Boss and Nurse
Mandy coordinates all of the animal care and is responsible for ensuring we always have lots of amazing creatures for everyone to enjoy. Mandy is a qualified nurse and responsible for the projects first-aid needs.

Marc Carter

Does as he's told
Marc has many years experience working in various industries, including with many not-for-profit projects. Although Marc loves animals quite a bit more than he like people, much of his time is spent on the boring admin stuff.

Sammi Carter

Social Media & Refreshments
Sammi makes the best cup of tea in Wales! He's also responsible for the projects social media, as well as being seriously useful around the farm.

Ben Carter

Rarely Seen
The amazing Ben. Ben will be wandering around and enjoying watching the animals, you might even be lucky enough to get a 'high-five' if you see him.

Ayesha Carter

Crazy Animal Lady
Ayesha LOVES animals, and you will usually find her covered in wood shavings playing with chickens or covered in horse hair grooming the ponies.

At LittleBlueFarm we take our training program very seriously, and all staff are required to complete the following courses:

  • First Aid
  • Health and Safety
  • Fire Safety Training
  • Adult Protection
  • Challenging Behaviour in Learning Disabilities
  • Communication with Adults with Learning Disabilities
  • Autism Awareness
  • Working with people with Epilepsy
  • Working with people with Autism
  • Safeguarding
  • Mental Capacity Act
  • Moving and Handling
  • Person Centred Care
  • Food Hygiene
  • Managing Challenging Behaviour
  • COSHH
  • Communicating Effectively
  • Infection Control
  • Deprivation of Liberty
  • Record Keeping
  • Confidentiality
  • Diversity & Equality
  • Hand Washing
  • Diabetes
  • Medication

Additionally, we have all taken courses in various specific areas so we are able to best support our Student Farmers and make sure the farm is well run.  Marc and Mandy have a lot of specialist training and a significant amount of lived experience as their three children have a range of disabilities and learning disabilities.