Seven benefits of inviting people from your community to join your support team on Mable

Aged Care, Care Workers, Community, Consumers, Disability November 21, 2018

Are there people in your life who are already providing supports to you? They may help you to do your weekly shopping, perhaps they love chess, baseball or pets just as much as you. Or, you might have a physiotherapist, occupational therapist or speech pathologist that you really click with.

Whoever those people are, you can invite them to be a part of your personalised support team on Mable.

When you invite someone to support you via the Mable online marketplace, you get to experience many benefits. Most importantly, bringing your support workers to Mable means you can always be on the same page when it comes to your support sessions.

You already have a history. You already have a relationship with your existing support worker, so you can get started quicker on Mable and work together to further build a stronger, supportive relationship.

You can work together to build a team. Once your support worker becomes part of the Mable community, you can buddy up to build a whole team of supports. Many clients on Mable receive support from multiple workers, and you can too by working closely with your existing support worker to search, choose and engage with others via Mable.

You can use time wisely. Mable is all online, meaning it’s easy to use and available any time. The Mable platform is designed to help you streamline your support so you can spend more time doing what matters most.

You could get significantly more hours of support. Depending on your previous support service and whether you have a Home Care Package or an NDIS plan, you could potentially double your hours of support with the same amount of funding. The Mable platform’s low marketplace fees include a flat 5% fee on top of the hourly rate that you and your worker agree to, meaning you can pay less while your workers have the potential to earn more. Find out more about our pricing here.

You have access to Australia’s largest online community of support workers. With almost 3,000 independent support workers to choose from, Mable is Australia’s largest online community of support – and it’s always growing. You can search for support workers and spark a conversation with someone that suits your needs at any time by logging on to Mable.

You can experience peace of mind. With Mable, your support sessions are organised entirely online, so if you need to make changes to agreements between you and your support workers, you can at any time. Each time you’re supported by someone via Mable, your worker is covered by a suite of insurances arranged on behalf of them by Mable.

All while the Mable Team is right beside you. The Mable Team is based in Sydney, and we’re here to help you whenever you need it. Whether you have an issue with payments, the platform or your support workers, the Mable Team can help you out.

Want to invite your existing support worker to Mable? Just let us know, and the Mable Team can fast-track your worker’s approval process so they can get to work sooner.

Are you ready to join Mable?