Mable’s the #1 platform to choose your disability workers and live your kind of independence

It takes only a few minutes to create your free job posting and find a verified support worker to help you live independently.
In an wheelchair, on their way to work with support worker.
In an wheelchair, on their way to work with support worker.

All across Australia, Mable is helping people looking for disability support to live life on their terms

In 2014, when co-founder Peter Scutt struggled to find the right home care solution for his parents, he teamed up with friend and colleague, Tony Charara, to make the process better. Frustrated by the lack of choice over who comes into the home and limited control, Mable was born.Today, Mable connects thousands of older people and people with disabilities to independent support workers across the country.

Choose support workers who match your personality & needs

All Mable independent support workers have their own unique profiles with their skills, hobbies, reviews, and indicative rates clearly listed. You’re directly involved with choosing a worker who suits your personality, needs and lifestyle.

Control what services you receive & when

Unlike working with traditional providers, Mable gives you complete control of who you work with. You get the freedom to choose when, where and what type of support you receive and you can even negotiate rates on the platform.

Create a support team of verified professionals you trust

You can post job ads and browse thousands of support workers in your area for free. All independent support workers have been vetted with reference checks, Police Check and Working with Children Check.

Pay less per hour on average, & get more from your package*

Our fees are lower than traditional providers which means you could get more hours of support for you. Plus better earnings for independent support workers.
Win-Win!

Manage your support team in one easy platform

Mable is the best tech platform where you can manage all of your needs ongoing. Whether it’s communicating with or booking support workers, managing timesheet approvals and payments plus much more.

Para-athlete Julie Charlton on an athletics field beside another young female wheelchair user.

“Mable basically saved my career…I struggled to get support workers on any other platform. I’ve had so many amazing support workers from Mable. It helps you to be comfortable finding [a support worker] to take on this journey of life with you.”

Julie Charlton, Para-athlete and Mable Client

How Mable compares

The Mable logo

Traditional provider

Online-employed provider

Choose your 
support workers

Hire the right support for you

Control what services are delivered and when

Decide who delivers services and when

Connect with verified support workers

Vetted with reference checks, Police Check and Working with Children Check

Low fees so you could get more hours of support*

16.6% fees

48% fees

32.4% fees

Lower average amount paid per hour**

$56

$60

$66

Online tools to manage your support team easily

Simple web platform and app

Swipe to compare

The Mable logo

Traditional provider

Online-employed provider

Choose your support workers

Control what services are delivered and when

Connect with verified support workers
Low fees so you could get more hours of support*

Lower average amount paid per hour**

Online tools to manage your support team easily

5 reasons why Australians are switching to Mable

Makayla and Annie play beach volleyball.

You have complete control over who comes into your home

You choose support workers who match your lifestyle, personality and needs

You pick the services and when they happen

You spend less on fees so you could get more hours of support every year

You negotiate with vetted independent support workers

We connect you with reliable and independent support workers

An illustration of a support worker assisting a woman using a wheelchair.

How to get started

In just three simple steps the Mable platform empowers you to get more out of your package and find an independent support worker who matches your personality, needs and lifestyle. Here’s how it works:

Create your free job post

Sign up to Mable for free to start searching and messaging support workers today.

Once signed up you can post a job which explains your needs and requirements. Or you can search profiles based on location and preferences. Each profile has a photo, bio, skills, reviews, and rates clearly listed.

Review applicants, agree on rates and services

You’re in control of who supports you.

You can negotiate and come to an agreement on timings, services and rates before booking the service in. Plus, you can meet and greet (virtual or in person) before accepting an agreement.

No fees are charged until you book a support worker and the services are delivered.

Work with verified support workers

Build a team of independent support workers you genuinely like and get along with.

Every Mable booking guarantees you safeguards including a suite of insurances, access to our Trust and Safety Team and a transparent history of all interactions.

We’ve helped 20,000+ Australians live their kind of independence

FAQs

Mable is an online platform that connects NDIS or HCP recipients looking for support with independent support workers. More than 18 million hours of support have been delivered through Mable over the last 10 years, enabling hundreds of thousands of people across Australia to live their kind of independence.

Signing up to Mable is free which means you can start searching and messaging support workers today. Independent support workers on the platform set their own hourly rates, which are displayed on their profile. You can discuss and agree the rate and schedule with each individual support worker before booking them.

Workers and clients agree on rates before support is delivered on Mable. The client pays this agreed rate plus 7.95%, while the independent worker receives the agreed rate less 10%.

No fees are charged until a client books a support worker and the services are delivered. All payments are made online and can be easily tracked via your timesheet and reports on your dashboard.

There are no set rates on Mable. Clients and workers agree on hours and rates above Mable’s $36 minimum hourly rate. To find out more about the average rates observed on the Mable platform, please visit our pricing page.

No fees are charged until you book a support worker and the services are delivered.

Ready to find your next independent support worker?

Create your free job post and browse thousands of support workers today

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* The 32.4% online employed provider fee represents the difference between what the client pays and the support worker earns as a percentage per hour of support for disability support workers. The rate is taken from the current price guide on their website as at 31 August 2023.

The traditional provider fee is based upon a sample of traditional providers offering services in disability and aged care. The fee represents the amount the client pays and the support worker earns as a percentage per hour of support. Prices have been taken from their websites as at July 2023.

** The Mable rate is based on an average weekday hourly agreed rate for social support and domestic assistance in aged care and disability support observed on the Mable platform from 1 July 2023 – 31 December 2023. It includes an agreed rate of $52/hour plus the Mable client fee of 7.95%, totalling $56. The online-employed platform rate displayed is the hourly rate to consumers (including superannuation) of $59.95/hour for weekday shifts occurring between 6.00am and 8.00pm. The rate is taken from the current price guide on their website as at 31 August 2023. The traditional provider rate is taken from the NDIS Pricing Arrangements and Price Limits 2023-2024, valid from 1 July 2023. The line item is: – Assistance with Self Care Activities- Standard – Weekday – Daytime, item number 01_011_0107_1_1_T of $66.45.