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About us

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Caring for over 3,200 Residents and Clients

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242,516 hours Residential and In Home Care per year

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Employing Over 621 Australians

Our Mission

“Inspired by our community to focus on you.”

McLean Care® shares one simple, unifying mission: to inspire and empower you on your journey to live a life in wellness, fulfilment and joy, by providing care, support and options that enable you to remain part of your community and live a lifestyle of your own choosing.

We have a real passion for our communities, and it is our community who inspires us to seek out every opportunity available to make your journey an enjoyable and fulfilling one. We owe a huge measure thanks to our community for joining and supporting us, which allows us to continue to be a part of your story.

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Our Values

At the heart of our organisation lie our deeply ingrained values. We take immense pride in living these values, both in our individual actions and as a collective entity, all in pursuit of operational excellence. Our genuine dedication shines through in who we are, what we do, and how we do it.

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Our Vision

“Enriching experiences beyond all boundaries.”

McLean Care® ceaselessly pursues opportunities that will enhance your life and experiences, and create a sense of contentment and certainty for you, that you will have the quality of life that is important to you. This is an individual thing, and only you know what it means to you. McLean Care® aspires to understand what quality of life means to you, and make it happen.

From community and home-based services, independent lifestyle villas and housing options, to complete residential care, at McLean Care® we do what we say we’ll do, and go where others won’t go, to support you to make your life the one that you pictured.

Retirement and ageing can be both exciting and challenging, and we continually seek to create an environment of support and encouragement for you throughout the journey. We will share your hopes, dreams and aspirations, honour your feelings and individuality, and support your journey in any way that you need us… Enriching experiences beyond all boundaries.

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McLean Care Timeline

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    Killean Complex Established as a Retirement Village

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    McLean Care Expands into Community Services

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    McLean Care Purchases a Tamworth Private Nursing Service

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    HN McLean Retirement Village becomes known as McLean Care Ltd

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    McLean Care Becomes the New Custodians of CWA House in Oakey QLD

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    Seed Funding to Develop a VR Driving Simulator for Older Drivers

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    McLean Care Commences Management of Kolora Aged Care in Guyra NSW

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    McLean Care Receives Funding for the Establishment of the Smart Homes Program

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    McLean Care Becomes the New Custodians of Yallambee Aged Care in Millmerran QLD

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    McLean Care Becomes the New Custodians of Mackellar Aged Care in Gunnedah NSW

Our Team

Meet the people behind it all

A dynamic team of industry leaders dedicated to innovation and excellence. Their strategic vision ensures top-tier services and a commitment to your well-being.

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Board of Directors

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    Manuel Meszaros

    Manuel has recently been appointed Chairperson of the McLean Care Board in 2022 after previously holding the title of Vice Chairperson between 2015-2016.
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    Mark Fenton

    Vice Chairperson
    Mark has recently been appointed Vice Chairperson of the McLean Care Board in 2022.
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    Rev. Jean Bell

    Jean has served as a director of the board for 10+ years.
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    Sue Craig

    Sue has extensive experience delivering Business Process Optimisation and Transformational Change in complex and highly regulated environments within Government, Finance, Health, Transport and Regulation sectors.
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    Lia Mahony

    Lia was appointed to the McLean Care Board in January 2022 and has extensive clinical experience in the Aged Care Sector.

    Sean Rooney

    Sean was appointed to the McLean Care Board in April 2023. Sean is an experienced senior executive having held leadership roles in public, private and not-for-profit sector organisations.

Executive Leadership Team

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    Sue Thomson

    CEO & Company Secretary
    Throughout her 20 plus year career in the Health and Aged Care Sectors, Sue has been motivated to address the challenges faced by people living in regional, rural and remote (RRR) Australia.
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    Paul Maher

    Director of Finance
    A business management professional with more than 20 years of experience in commercial and financial management roles across a wide range of industry sectors.
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    Sarah van Dam

    Director of Clinical Governance, Quality & Risk
    Sarah commenced her nursing career following the completion of her Higher School Certificate in 2005. Whilst undertaking a Bachelor of Nursing degree at theUniversity of New England.
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    Ricki Bradbery

    Director of Home and Community Services
    Ricki is a dedicated leader who advocates for excellence in client-focused service. With over 40 years of experience in nursing, health management and the disability sector.
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    Melissa Read

    Director of Residential Services
    Melissa commenced her nursing career in aged care as an assistant in nursing in 1996 whilst undertaking her diploma in nursing to become and Enrolled Nurse.
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    Ellena Spence

    Director of People and Culture
    Ellena commenced her career in Human Resources in 2000 and has held numerous positions, across private and public industries.
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    Lynda Nguyen

    Director Project Implementation & Change
    Lynda is an experienced and empathetic senior-level business leader, Organisational Psychologist, and Researcher.


Stay informed about the latest developments at McLean Care by accessing our media center.

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Our Awards



Runner Up Aged and Community Services State Award for Excellence – Volunteer Category



Winner 7th APAC Eldercare Innovation Awards (Asia-Pacific) – Best Smart Care Technology Product



Winner 7th APAC Eldercare Innovation Awards (Asia-Pacific) – Best Solution to Support Ageing in Place – Wellness



Winner 7th APAC Eldercare Innovation Awards (Asia-Pacific) – Innovation of the Year – Technology



Finalist Australian Road Safety Award – Community Program

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Finalist Australian Road Safety Award – Innovation Award

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Winner Aged and Community Services Trainee of the Year Award

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Winner Aged and Community Services Employee of the Year Award

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Finalist NSW Regional Business Chamber Excellence in Business Award

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Finalist NSW Regional Business Chamber Young Executive Award