Council on the Ageing (COTA) Victoria is the leading not-for-profit organisation representing the interests and rights of people aged 50 plus in Victoria.
COTA leads government, corporate and community thinking about the positive aspects of ageing. Today, COTAs focus is on promoting opportunities for, and protecting the rights of, older Victorians.
COTA offers a range of free and low-cost services and activities including:
Living Longer Living Stronger supports older Australians – doing the activities they love! The much-loved strength and balance program for older adults, Living Longer Living Stronger (LLLS), has also gone online using Zoom. Find out more at the COTA Victoria website.
WISE service is a free telephone information service that aims to make older people feel, WISE – Welcome, Included, Supported and Empowered. Visit the COTA website for more information on WISE and find the services you need at home or in the community.
Aged Care Navigator service is a new telephone information service that helps older people navigate the aged care system. For more information on Aged Care Navigator, visit the COTA website.
Older Men's Discussion Group is a place for all men
aged 50 and over to meet each other in an informal, social environment to share their knowledge and experiences. Visit the COTA website for more information.
COTA and the Victorian Seniors Festival Reimagined in 2021
This year COTA Victoria continue to participate in the Victorian Seniors Festival Reimagined. COTA Victoria has a range of fun, engaging and exciting events planned for you to enjoy.
Head to the COTA events web page for regular updates.