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Seniors encouraged to join sewing bee to reduce pollution

2 May 2017

COTA NT is encouraging the community to get involved in the local Boomerang Bags initiative set up by the Eco-Warriors at Parap Primary School by hosting the first workshop for… (read more)

Thanking our volunteers of every fashion

25 Apr 2017

At the moment, it is all go in our office for organising Seniors Expo 2017, and for those aspiring models out in the community – we need you. Why not… (read more)

Exciting forums lined up

18 Apr 2017

COTA has some exciting forums lined up next week for Wellness Week.  Starting on Tuesday, we have something for everyone including conversations and presentations on Managing Your Pain and The… (read more)

Online boost for Seniors Month

11 Apr 2017

Grant applications for organisations wishing to apply for funding for Seniors Month in August have now closed.  COTA NT is thrilled to announce that we will be organising, printing and… (read more)

A place for folks of all ages

5 Apr 2017

COTA attended the last of Economic Summits that the NT Government held down at the Convention Centre.  Housing, the revitalisation of the CBD and age friendly activities were discussed, also… (read more)

Lobbying hard for Territory seniors

28 Mar 2017

Our members would have been aware that COTA was on the Expert Review Group and have attended a few meetings late last year and early 2017. This consultative group which… (read more)

Lobbying hard for the Territory

28 Mar 2017

Our members would have been aware that COTA was on the Expert Review Group and have attended a few meetings late last year and early 2017. This consultative group which… (read more)

Seniors hub at Spillett House gets facelift

21 Mar 2017

COTA NT is thrilled to announce they have been successful in their application for a Northern Territory Government Community Immediate Works Grant. These funds enabled COTA NT to commission Nightcliff… (read more)

Personal Medical Alert Systems and the NBN

21 Mar 2017

COTA and ACCAN (Australian Communications Consumers Action Network) identified an important issue around personal medical alerts and NBN connectivity.  Most personal medical alarms are connected to your phone line, so… (read more)

Free parking and more green spaces for Darwin CBD

7 Mar 2017

It was interesting listening to a local radio station this week who were focusing on the Darwin CBD and asking for suggestions that would make the CBD a more vibrant… (read more)