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Health fund changes may impact many

15 Jan 2019

Welcome to 2019. We hope you had some respite from busy everyday schedules and commitments over Christmas and had time to catch up with family and friends. COTA staff and… (read more)

Help in navigating the system on its way

18 Dec 2018

It is an exciting time again for us at COTA NT. We have just been advised that we have been successful in our bid as part of COTA’s national tender… (read more)

Golden times, past, present and future

11 Dec 2018

At this time of year, COTA celebrates and thanks staff, volunteers and members for their contributions to the organisation with social functions featuring festive foods and music. We have much… (read more)

More retirement living options on way

4 Dec 2018

COTA NT has been lobbying for some time regarding more lifestyle choices for our rural seniors, so we were very pleased to hear about the proposed new retirement village at… (read more)

Seniors urged to confirm details for Concession schemes

19 Nov 2018

Approximately 48% of the total number of members  (aged over 65) of the NT Concession Scheme have now confirmed their details and membership of the scheme with Territory Families. A… (read more)

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)