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Rents to rise for Territory housing tenants

14 Aug 2018

There is quite a bit happening again this month, especially with the release of the Northern Territory Government’s Public Housing Calculation Change.  This will affect all seniors who are tenants… (read more)

Breaking news: Communications disrupted at Spillett House

1 Aug 2018

NBN services to Spillett House (COTA NT’s head office) are not working today (1 August) and this is affecting our communication services (landline phones, internet and email). Technicians have been… (read more)

Find your GEM this August

31 Jul 2018

Seniors Month starts tomorrow and there is something for everybody! The COTA NT Coomalie branch holds their Seniors Picnic on Friday and a busload of Darwinites will be attending. I’m… (read more)

Katherine seniors in need of retirement accommodation

24 Jul 2018

COTA NT recently visited Katherine and spoke to seniors there about COTA NT’s work and the new concession scheme.  It was important for us to meet local seniors and hear… (read more)

Seniors Month 2018 calendar is released

17 Jul 2018

The Seniors Month 2018 calendar is printed and is now available for pick up throughout the NT at numerous locations including libraries, electorate offices, community centres, shopping centres and aged… (read more)

Knowing where to go

10 Jul 2018

COTA volunteers have been working on a project grant-funded by The Continence Foundation of Australia to raise awareness of the National Public Toilet Map. They undertook the very large task… (read more)

COTA’s strategic policies and focus on ageism

3 Jul 2018

Last week COTA NT attended the National Policy Reform (NPC) in Canberra. The NPC brings together all COTAs from around Australia to meet and discuss Federal issues that pertain to… (read more)

Respecting, valuing and protecting seniors

26 Jun 2018

COTA NT, along with Darwin Community Legal Service, hosted an Elder Abuse Awareness Workshop on International Elder Abuse Awareness Day on Friday the 15th June. There were some thought-provoking videos… (read more)

COTA helps identify gaps in Territory aged care

19 Jun 2018

The Seniors Month August 2018 calendar is off to the printers shortly.  Remember that if you missed the print deadline, you can still add your event to the online Territory… (read more)

Get your calendars ready!

12 Jun 2018

Our Seniors Month Calendar is shaping up nicely, but the time frame is extremely tight.  All organisations who were successful with their grants for Seniors Months should have been contacted… (read more)


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