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Welcome to the Continence Foundation of Australia

Dr Jenny King & Dr Bethia Wilson talk to ABC Breakfast about the National Conference on Incontinence which was hosted in Sydney, 15 - 18 November 2017.

Did you know that over 5 Million Australians over the age of 15 are incontinent and 80% of cases are women? For information & advice call the National Continence Helpline on 1800 33 00 66, Mon - Fri, 8am - 8pm.

Promoting bladder and bowel health

The Continence Foundation of Australia is the national peak body promoting bladder and bowel health. 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 bladder and bowel control problems. Phone a nurse on 1800 33 00 66 for free advice.

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News

ABC Comedy series The Letdown highlights that one in three mothers wet themselves

Did you know 1 in 3 mums wet their pants? Are you one? Soph in the ABC series 'The Letdown' is.

Bedwetting - sleepover stress-busters

It’s holiday time, when children are asked to go on sleepovers and summer camps. But for some children, the thought of an overnight sleepover can be the cause of so much anxiety, they avoid them altogether.

Toilet training - a matter of time

Getting the timing right is key to successful toilet training. Children's continence nurse and National Helpline consultant Janine Armocida offers some practical advice for parents.

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Events

Queensland Branch Meeting, 15 Abbott Street, Camp Hill

22 Feb 2018

The topic for the February meeting is ‘NDIS and what it means’, presented by Amanda Shaw, Family Carers Service Officer

Toilet Training: Information session for parents, Prior Street Child Care & Development, 14 Prior Street, Tarragindi

07 Mar 2018

Learning to go to the toilet can be a tricky time for children. Come along to our free toilet training information evening to learn how to make your toilet training journey easier.

Queensland Branch Inc State Conference, Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre

09 Mar 2018

The Continence Foundation Australia, Qld Branch Inc, is very pleased to invite you to participate in our 5th Annual State Conference. It is to be held at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre at Brisbane’s South Bank.

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Online incontinence support forum

New research linking incontinence and underachieving academically

It's commonly believed that continence problems resolve with age in all children. However, severe incontinence in childh...

Posted on 22 Feb 2018

Quadriplegia and Incontinence

Hello lisaw, here is some advice from one of our helpline nurses:It is helpful to use/important to use the same product ...

Posted on 15 Feb 2018

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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