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A Sign for the Times! – thank you Coleman’s Print

29 Jun 2020

We were thrilled with a gift from Coleman’s Printing last week. Our beautiful and bright car park sign was getting ruined by graffiti, which was a pretty dispiriting thing to… (read more)

COTA NT Calls for Secure Facilities for Territorians with Dementia

23 Jun 2020

Recently released figures advised that dementia is the fastest growing disease in Australia. The Northern Territory too has experienced an increase in the number of people living with dementia and… (read more)

Seniors Want End of Life Choices

22 Jun 2020

Long-term Territorians may recall that in 1995 the NT Parliament passed the Rights of the Terminally Ill Act 1995 (NT), which legalised euthanasia in the Northern Territory of Australia. Opposition… (read more)

COTA NT News – latest issue released

17 Jun 2020

The latest edition of COTA NT news, COTA NT NEWS Issue 29: June – July 2020, is now available to read online and via those in touch with us by… (read more)

Thank you to our members!

16 Jun 2020

We are saying thank you for joining COTA NT to one of our financial members every month until the end of the year with a $100 Woolworths voucher (not redeemable… (read more)

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day – Joint Statement of Recognition

15 Jun 2020

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (15 June) highlights the important issue of abuse suffered by older people in our community, which unfortunately happens too frequently and is not often spoken… (read more)

Seniors Given Extra Time to Spend Voucher Money

9 Jun 2020

Seniors who have qualified for the NT Seniors Recognition Scheme and received vouchers – and have not used these vouchers – have been given until December 2020 to spend this… (read more)

Fit for Life classes update

29 May 2020

Classes update: We will be following our COVID-19 Safety Plan and resuming classes with a revised format. Attendance in the large activity room is limited to 10 people only. All places… (read more)

Seniors Month August 2020 – Details of events required by 7 June

27 May 2020

Submissions for the 2020 Seniors Month Print Calendar are required by COB Sunday 7 June 2020 at the latest. Tell us about your Seniors Month 2020 event You can submit… (read more)

Walking Netball resumes in Darwin

26 May 2020

We were very happy to receive the news that Term 2 of walking netball in Darwin resumes on Wednesday 10th June at 9.30am (venue: CDU Stadium, 235 Abala Rd, Marrarra)…. (read more)