Requests For Participation

Requests for Participation

COTA SA is often asked to assist in circulating surveys, research, surveys or requests for input into the decision making process from other organisations. Current consultations and requests are listed on this page.

Does your local community promote healthy ageing?

This project aims to find out how adults aged 65 years and over participate in their community and how these choices affect their health related quality of life.

To be eligible to participate in this research individuals must:

  • Be aged 65 or over.
  • Live and mobilise independently.

Participation involves:

  • Questionnaires (Demographic, loneliness, sleep, health related quality of life and feasibility of study).
  • Wearing a GPS device and activity tracker for seven days, whilst keeping an activity diary.

This research project has been approved by the Flinders University Social and Behavioural Research Ethics Committee (Project no. 8176).

To find out more please contact: Claire Gough on 8201 7803 or email Claire.gough@flinders.edu.au


Energy program needs analysis survey

A volunteer group researching a program to help people understand and manage their energy costs has approached COTA SA for assistance in distrubting a survey.

They are requesting the assistance of older South Australians in designing a relevant program, that meets your needs. 

You can complete the survey here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/JN2M67J