Detailed information about Blue Mates and our services. Discover answers to common questions about our service areas, offerings, and special programs.

Whether you're curious about our mission, the specifics of our care programs, or how to get in touch, our FAQs page is designed to provide clear answers.

About BlueMates

Our services are available in the Newcastle region, the City of Lake Macquarie region, the City of Cessnock region, and extend from Sydney to The Hunter Valley.

We offer a comprehensive range of health and disability care services, including nursing services, NDIS disability services, OOHC SSRC, and specialised forensic cleaning.

Blue Mates was founded in 2022 by two experienced Registered Nurses with a combined 8 years of experience.

Our mission is to foster independence and enhance the quality of life for our clients through personalised care. to turn off the power source and call a professional electrician for a safety check.

You can contact us via phone, email, or visit our contact us page.  

NDIS Services

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) provides support for Australians with disabilities, their families, and carers to improve their quality of life and achieve their goals.

NDIS services are funded through individual plans. The Temporary Transformation Payment (TTP) rate is included in the pricing for certain services to support providers in transitioning to the NDIS.

We offer a wide range of NDIS services, including respite care, supported independent living, personal care, and more.

Eligibility for the NDIS includes being under 65 years of age, having a permanent and significant disability, and being an Australian citizen or permanent resident.

You can apply for NDIS by contacting the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) and completing an access request form.

Forensic Cleaning

Forensic cleaning involves specialised cleaning services for biohazardous environments, including hoarder cleaning, sharp removals, and drug cleanouts.

Our partner, ACE Forensics, provides expert forensic cleaning with a focus on safety, thoroughness, and compassion, ensuring the affected areas are completely restored.

Forensic cleaning is required in situations such as crime scenes, unattended deaths, hoarding, and hazardous waste disposal.

Yes, forensic cleaning is conducted by trained professionals using specialised equipment and procedures to ensure safety and thoroughness.

You can book forensic cleaning services by contacting us or ACE Forensics directly through their website or phone number.

Nursing Agency

A nursing agency provides temporary or permanent nursing staff to healthcare facilities and private clients, ensuring skilled and compassionate care.

We offer temporary and permanent placements, specialised care programs, home care services, flexible scheduling, and 24/7 on-call staffing solutions.

Healthcare facilities, nursing homes, clinics, and private clients can benefit from nursing agency services to fill staffing gaps and ensure quality care.

Nursing staff are carefully vetted, credentialed, and trained to meet high standards of care and professionalism.

We offer either private options or NDIS options (if eligible) 


Out of Home Care (OOHC) Specialised Substitute Residential Care (SSRC) provides intensive support and a nurturing residential environment for children and young people with complex needs.

Our SSRC services include specialised support, safe residential settings, rehabilitation-focused programs, intensive supervision, and personalised care plans.

Children and young people who cannot live with their families due to safety concerns or complex needs qualify for SSRC.

SSRC environments are structured with dedicated residential facilities, 24/7 trained staff, and a focus on creating a safe, stable, and nurturing setting.

The goals of SSRC are to provide immediate safety, support rehabilitation and development, and improve the overall well-being of children and young people.

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