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COTA NT News – From Desk of the CEO available online

13 Oct 2017

Read the latest news from COTA NT – it’s hot off the desk of CEO, Sue Shearer and includes updates on the COTA NT AGM and Board, Ministerial Advisory Council… (read more)

Ageing with plans and support in place

10 Oct 2017

COTA NT receives numerous enquiries from Territorians every week – and not just from seniors – on how best to plan for ageing.  Issues such as guardianship, advance personal planning,… (read more)

Pensioners to get back their cards

9 Oct 2017

More than 90,000 former Aussie pensioners will have their concessions cards given back to them today. The Turnbull Government faced a backlash late last year when it overhauled the pension… (read more)

10,000 Voices speak and COTA continues to lobby on behalf of seniors

3 Oct 2017

Seniors certainly had their say in the recent review regarding the NTPCCS (Northern Territory Pensioner and Carers Concession Scheme).  Over 10,000 seniors voiced their concerns, either via the forums that… (read more)

COTA Australia launches consultation period & survey for Increasing Self-Management in Home Care Project

29 Sep 2017

Leading seniors advocate, COTA Australia, is inviting older Australians, family carers and home care package providers to offer feedback on the state of self-management in the home care system. In… (read more)

Planning a safe adventure overseas

26 Sep 2017

Australians are travelling overseas in ever increasing numbers and this certainly seemed true too for many of the senior Territorians who attended our multicultural luncheon recently. We certainly wish everyone… (read more)

Palmerston Regional Hospital – Preparing for Services

26 Sep 2017

The Territory Labor Government has announced the services that will be on offer at Palmertson Regional Hospital (PRH) next year. The Minister for Health Natasha Fyles said PRH is on… (read more)

Call for NT to look at new housing solutions ‘chototel’ style

19 Sep 2017

With the review for the NT Pensioners Carers Concessions Scheme (NTPCCS) now completed, and with COTA NT’s joint petition, which was given to the Speaker of the Legislative Assembly for… (read more)

COTA NT notice of AGM for Council on the Ageing (Northern Territory) Inc

13 Sep 2017

NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF COUNCIL ON THE AGEING (NORTHERN TERRITORY) INC. Date: Thursday 12 October 2017 Time: 12.30pm – 1.30pm Venue: Large activity room, Spillett House, 65 Smith… (read more)

Battling incontinence

12 Sep 2017

As part of our ‘Knowledge for Life’ activities, COTA NT’s major health and well-being presentation this month focuses on a common health concern for over 4.8 million Australians, that of… (read more)


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