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Incontinence: A problem in anyone's language

Talking about incontinence can be difficult, but it doesn't matter what language you speak, help is available.

Our language pages have fact sheets and audio translations on bedwetting, pregnancy, pelvic floor muscles, and products.

Incontinence is important in any language, find the help you need in your language: continence.org.au/other-languages

Promoting bladder and bowel health

More than 4.8 million Australians experience bladder or bowel control problems. The Continence Foundation of Australia's vision is to have a community free of the stigma of incontinence. We provide information on funding, referral and products. We also offer free resources for individuals, carers and professionals to help treat weak bladder, leakage, constipation and bedwetting. Phone a nurse on 1800 33 00 66 for free advice.

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News

Scholarships for the Graduate Certificate in Continence Promotion and Management

The Continence Foundation of Australia is offering fee-paying scholarships for the Graduate Certificate in Continence Promotion and Management until December 12.

World Diabetes Day November 14

It's World Diabetes Day, and one of the lesser known consequences of type 2 diabetes is its potential to exacerbate bladder and bowel control problems.

PND Awareness Week (November 16 - 22)

Women who experience incontinence after childbirth are nearly twice as likely to experience post natal depression as other new mothers, recent research in Canada has revealed.

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Events

Fun, fitness and the pelvic floor, Middle Swan, WA

03 Dec 2014

A free forum for people at risk of pelvic floor problems

Holding up Down Under!, Adelaide

09 Dec 2014

Everything you wanted to know but were too afraid to ask about Female Pelvic Organ Prolapse. Free community seminar.

National Conference on Incontinence, Melbourne

25 Nov 2015

The 24th National Conference on Incontinence in Melbourne at the Crown Conference Centre, 25-28 November 2015.

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Online incontinence support forum

Incontinence and Getting help

Hi BluetrainWell it seems that your continence issues are nothing new to you if it goes back to 1984. Yes, it seems...

Posted on 25 Nov 2014

Dementia and waking up at night time to toilet

The other day I had a concerned nurse who was working in a dementia care unit and had been to an information session on ...

Posted on 25 Nov 2014

Local resource centres

Find your local Centre

Your local resource centre can provide information, education and advice on bladder and bowel control problems.

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