Book a Speaker from COTA
Looking for a speaker for your function, organisation, community group, club or conference? COTA can assist. We have experienced and entertaining peer educators who are trained to speak on a variety of topics. Presentations conducted by peer educators are interactive sessions that encourage participant involvement.
NEWS UPDATE: 28 July 2014 – Announcing our new topic, Controlling My Own Life: Making the Most of Consumer Directed Care (see further details below).
Active Ageing Topics
Topics offered through our Active Ageing Unit are:-
Be Active Your Way (Physical Activity) – exploring how you can be more active and independent. All of our peer educators participate regularly in strength training and speak from experience!
Ring (03) 9655 2141 or toll free 1800 136 381 from outside metropolitan area
Need to Know Information Sessions come to your group
COTA, through the information service, Seniors Information Victoria, has been running Need to Know information sessions for seniors since 2004. The topics for these sessions have come from contact with the information service. The sessions run for 60 minutes, allowing time for questions. Here are some of the topics we cover:
NEW! Controlling My Own Life: Making the Most of Consumer Directed Care: Understanding the new aged care packages which will be replacing Home Care Packages as of July 2015.
Moving or Staying, or a focus on home support services only – what services are there to assist you to maintain your independence?
Seniors Housing Options.
Understanding the aged care system, which covers costs in a general way, but a session specifically on costs could be provided.
Ring toll free 1300 1350 90