Meet the team

Neil Blatch

Owner

Bluebird Care Eastbourne & Wealden is led by Neil Blatch. Neil started delivering homecare in Eastbourne & Wealden to help support customers in the area to receive homecare and support while remaining in the comfort and familiarity of their own homes. Delivering the highest quality of homecare and support is Neil’s absolute goal and the team would be delighted to hear from anyone who is seeking homecare for themselves or for a loved one, or would simply like to talk to someone about the services we provide.

Director/Owner and is in charge of marketing and finance as well as overseeing the smooth running of the business. Please speak to Neil for any help with invoices, marketing and business solutions.

Neil Blatch has an extensive business and management background within the IT industry. Neil holds professional qualifications in project management gained through 25 years of experience.

He has gained valuable experience setting up dedicated teams and ensuring good working relationships with customers and suppliers alike providing a quality delivery service to everyone using the service.

These skills are brought across and marry with the Bluebird Care ethos of quality, professionalism and excellent service to our customers delivered in the good old fashioned way with passion and a smile.

 

Valerie Holland

Registered Manager

Valerie has many years experience in the home care sector and manages the operational side of the business, staff training, helping customers with local authorities and social workers, implementing new care packages and reviewing existing ones. Please speak to Valerie is you need to chat about an existing care package or a new one you need for yourself, a member of the family or a friend.

Sarah Cummings

Care Co-ordinator

Sarah is responsible for allocating care workers to customer calls on a weekly basis. Any queries regarding your workload, holidays, or sickness please speak to Sarah. Sarah processes completed timesheets on a weekly basis. Sarah works with Neil who is in charge of finance, so please speak to Sarah for any invoice or pay queries.

Helen Millen

Lead Supervisor

Helen joined us in January 2017 as our lead supervisor, Helen has worked in the care industry for many years and we are delighted for her to join our team. Helen works closely with our care workers, supporting them during their role, doing regular supervisions and training out in the field. As lead supervisor one of Helen's main tasks is to work with Valerie to assess our customers’ requirements, putting together a tailor made care package which she then monitors closely.