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Cost of Living Survey findings published – what you had to say

7 Sep 2020

This survey was conducted and compiled by COTA NT to determine trends and patterns in the lives of the senior Territorians and to collect data on some of the issues… (read more)

Seniors’ health and wellness celebrated in Alice Springs

1 Sep 2020

COTA NT is organising a Seniors’ Health and Wellness event on Thursday 3 September, on the Alice Springs Town Council lawns from 10am to 1pm. The event is part of… (read more)

Darwin Pre-Cyclone Clean Up – Dates!

19 Aug 2020

Find out more about the City of Darwin’s pre-cyclone clean-up, their annual hard rubbish collection to help residents tidy their yard in preparation for the cyclone season (more). >> Seniors… (read more)

Scams Awareness Week – Be yourself. Don’t let a scammer be you

17 Aug 2020

This year’s Scams Awareness Week runs from 17–21 August as part of a national campaign by the Scams Awareness Network. This year’s theme focuses on personal information and identity crime,… (read more)

NT Seniors Card Launches the New 2020 Discount Directory

12 Aug 2020

COTA NT are pleased to announce the NT Seniors Card 2020 Discount Directory is now available for Territory seniors to collect at distribution points across the Territory. The latest edition… (read more)

Latest survey released

6 Aug 2020

In May to August last year, we conducted a short survey, completed by senior Territorians aged 50 and over. Its primary purpose was to survey those seniors attending our Seniors… (read more)

Statement from the Honourable Tony Pagone QC relating to COVID-19 outbreak in aged care facilities

3 Aug 2020

Published by the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety – 30 July 2020 Statement from the Honourable Tony Pagone QC relating to the COVID-19 outbreak in aged care… (read more)

NT Election – Comparing the Parties

30 Jul 2020

COTA NT wrote to representative of the major three political parties in the Northern Territory for their policies relating specifically to seniors and response to our NT Election Submission. These… (read more)

Time to talk?

28 Jul 2020

This Friday’s COTA NT Zoom forum is being hosted by our Activities Coordinator, Frances Smith (Friday 31 July at 10.30am).  This conversation is open to all and Fran will be… (read more)

Making payments to COTA NT easier

28 Jul 2020

We are delighted to announce that a new EFTPOS machine is now being used in Spillett House – we appreciate that may not sound exciting to some people BUT it… (read more)