The Australian Government has introduced a service to assist and guide older Australians and their families to make informed choices about their aged care needs and to get the best outcomes from the aged care system. In the Northern Territory, COTA NT is providing an information hub for the Greater Darwin area and community hubs in Darwin and Alice Springs (both with potential reach into surrounding communities such as Batchelor, Katherine and Nhulunbuy). – Read more about the Aged Care Navigators Trial
Our friendly, professional and highly experienced Aged Care Navigators will help you and your community through:
These services are for people who need information about aged care options, or help to access aged care supports. This means older people, their families, friends and others who want to link with aged care supports. The services are particularly aimed at helping people who:
You can contact the Aged Care Navigators directly to make an appointment for assistance:
Janet Brown 0466 544 552
Debbie Pepper 0423 828 558
Or call the friendly team at COTA NT’s head office on (08) 8941 1004. We are here to help you navigate and access the aged care system.
To contact the Aged Care System Navigator National Coordinator: