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COTA NT becomes a champion of the StepUp for Dementia Research project

6 Mar 2020

COTA NT is proud to champion StepUp for Dementia Research project and to assist researchers connect to people in the Northern Territory. COTA NT will be posting a series of… (read more)

COTA A’s submission to Retirement Income Review available online

2 Mar 2020

We invite you to read COTA Australia’s submission into the Retirement Income Review. COTA Australia welcomes the opportunity to provide input into the Retirement Income Review. The Review will consider… (read more)

Listen to Sue Shearer talk about COTA’s advocacy and cultural safety 

26 Feb 2020

January 2020 – Sue Shearer, CEO COTA NT recorded for Cultural Safety Podcast for College of Health & Human Sciences CDU University, Darwin This podcast was recorded at CDU University… (read more)

Aged Care Navigator Information session for the Katherine community

18 Feb 2020

Join COTA NT’s staff, CEO Sue Shearer and Aged Care Navigator Janet Brown and find out more about the aged care system and how to access it. In this short… (read more)

Campaign Calls for Equitable access to Assistive Technology for Older People with Disability

10 Feb 2020

Older people with disability are the focus of the Assistive Technology for All campaign (ATFA) campaign which kicked off in January. The campaign wants a national aids, equipment and assistive… (read more)

COTA NT’s election 2020 wish list for seniors

5 Feb 2020

COTA NT has released its 2020 Election Submission calling on the Northern Territory Government to invest in six key areas that will improve the lives of senior Territorians. Investment in… (read more)

LITT! – A new fitness class for seniors in Darwin

4 Feb 2020

You can now join Sharon from Results Personal Health & Fitness Coaching for a LITT Circuit (low intensity interval training) on Thursdays at Spillett House (starting Thursday 6 February at… (read more)

Free movie passes up for grabs for COTA members!

31 Jan 2020

If you are a COTA NT member and are one of the first five members to contact us, you can pick up a free double movie pass to Just Mercy,… (read more)

COTA NT’s new publication released – 50 Seniors 50 Stories

26 Jan 2020

This publication was produced to mark COTA NT’s 50th year of service to NT Seniors and offers an insight into NT seniors’ lives; their histories, their thoughts and how they… (read more)

Health Care Decision Maker Discussion Paper – Consultation Open

21 Jan 2020

The Office of the Public Guardian is proposing amendments to NT law to improve health care decision making processes when a patient does not have the capacity to make those… (read more)