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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)

Free parking for seniors

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)

Seniors Month 2017 funding round opens – applications close 7 April

1 Mar 2017

Seniors Month 2017 funding round is now open and applications will close 7 April 2017. Organisations and groups can apply for grants of up to $2,000 to help with running… (read more)

A proactive approach to seniors’ security is needed

28 Feb 2017

This is a sad week for a few of our seniors who have experienced a home invasion for the first time.  One such lady, who lives in Alice Springs, was… (read more)

Home care services for older Australians enter new era

27 Feb 2017

Leading seniors advocate COTA Australia today heralded the start of changes to the delivery of aged care services at home which for the first time put much more choice and… (read more)

A proactive approach to seniors’ security is needed

23 Feb 2017

This is a sad week for a few of our seniors who have experienced a home invasion for the first time.  One such lady, who lives in Alice Springs, was… (read more)

Take time to volunteer and be part of our team

21 Feb 2017

This is an exciting time to volunteer with COTA NT and be part of a vibrant, energetic team, all working together to support the extraordinary over 50s in our community…. (read more)

Calls for registrations for Seniors Expo

14 Feb 2017

COTA NT’s third SENIORS EXPO is all set to live up to its award-winning reputation once again with nearly 1,000 seniors expected to attend this year’s event. SENIORS EXPO 2017… (read more)