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Help with concessions and aged care

6 Nov 2018

The deadline for confirming your details for the NT Concession and Seniors Recognition Scheme is the end of the year. We have been receiving numerous enquiries from people who want… (read more)

Have your say against discrimination

30 Oct 2018

Just a reminder that COTA NT’s survey is still available on line and hard copies available at COTA’s office.  We have received over 850 responses so far – the survey… (read more)

Tribute to stalwart supporter of seniors

23 Oct 2018

It was with great shock and sadness that the Board of Management, staff and members of COTA NT recently learnt of the sudden and tragic passing of a previous and… (read more)

Paying a high price for the sins of a few

16 Oct 2018

It has been an interesting news week, especially with our members being very vocal about the NT Government’s new Alcohol Reform measures which include an increase in the floor price… (read more)

Promoting cyber safety for senior Territorians

9 Oct 2018

As part of Cyber Security Awareness Month, the NT government is running free Be Cyber Smart presentations to support the community to better protect against cyber security threats. Presentations are… (read more)

Seniors Card application forms launch online

2 Oct 2018

COTA NT has managed the NT Seniors Card program since February 2018 and is working hard to improve the program for Territory seniors.  More than 1200 new memberships have been… (read more)

Community invited to book city space

25 Sep 2018

COTA NT’s headquarters located at Spillett House on Smith Street in Darwin CBD include a large activity room with adjoining kitchen. We aim to keep this space as busy as… (read more)

Have your say in the COTA NT 2018 survey

18 Sep 2018

COTA NT staff and volunteers have been out and about during the last two weeks to assist people fill in the COTA NT 2018 Survey. We have worked hard to… (read more)

Call to NT Government to look after own

11 Sep 2018

COTA NT has had quite a few visits by disgruntled Territorians regarding the Population Strategy and the $15,000 incentive for people in the 55 to 65 age bracket who wish… (read more)

Giving seniors a voice

4 Sep 2018

COTA NT and Office of the Public Guardian’s forum with key speaker, The Hon Dr Kay Patterson AO, Age Discrimination Commissioner was well attended last week. The theme was “Seniors… (read more)