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Welcome to the Continence Foundation of Australia

The Continence Foundation of Australia is encouraging Australians who are over 60 to invest time and effort in living a healthy lifestyle and 'Invest in Continence'.

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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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Small Lifestyle Changes – an Investment for Retirement

Caravans, cruises, community groups, volunteering, hobbies, family time, lazy coffees and morning newspaper…the sweet scent of freedom associated with the ‘golden years’ of retirement.

Jacinta’s story

During the COVID-19 pandemic we've all had a taste of what life is like when you can't do the things you want to do. But for many Australians, this is their reality every day.

Rob's story

As someone who works in cancer research, I know how common prostate cancer is in Australia. But it didn’t lessen the impact of my own prostate cancer diagnosis two years ago.

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29th National Conference on Incontinence, Online

20 Oct 2020

Australia’s premier multidisciplinary meeting for bladder, bowel and pelvic floor health professionals will be delivered online: 20-22 October & 27-29 October.

NSW Branch State Conference,

07 May 2021

The Continence Foundation of Australia's NSW State Branch Conference will now take place 7 May 2021.

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Local resource centres

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

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