Seniors EXPO 2016 is a Nominee Finalist

19 Jan 2017

COTA NT’s Events and Communications Manager, Stephanie Kendall accepted the nominee finalist award for Seniors EXPO 2016 in Darwin’s Community Event of the Year 2017 from Darwin Lord Mayor, Katrina… (read more)

COTA NT – the 2016 year under review

20 Dec 2016

As the leading Territory seniors’ advocacy body COTA NT promotes the concerns of all senior Territorians to be recognised by government, the general community and media as representing, advocating for… (read more)

COTA NT members celebrate High Tea

13 Dec 2016

Elegance, sophistication, fine china, tea-pots and fascinators were the order of the day at the COTA NT High Tea event staged at the Spillett House senior’s hub last Wednesday. The… (read more)

Help for government planning

22 Nov 2016

The Territory’s leading seniors’ advocacy body, COTA NT has welcomed the recent release of a national Survey of Ageing, Disability and Carers as a critical tool to help governments plan… (read more)

Electoral legislation amendment bill welcomed

20 Jan 2016

In December 2015 the Government introduced into Parliament a Bill which seeks to amend the Electoral Act. The changes proposed in the Bill aim to increase voter participation and decrease… (read more)

Ensuring quality aged care for all

14 Dec 2015

This week, COTA NT Board members and staff met with Aged Care Commissioner, Rae Lamb, who from 1 January 2016 will be directly responsible for managing complaints about the care… (read more)

Preventing elder abuse is everyone’s business

18 Nov 2015

Elder abuse is a violation of human rights and a significant cause of injury, illness, lost productivity, isolation and despair. Elder abuse is any act occurring within a relationship where… (read more)