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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 4.8 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'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

Jean's Journey

A colostomy at the age of 21 was not the end of the world but the beginning of a new one. Now at 95 years of age, Jean Croxton shares some of her inspirational wisdom with granddaughter Kellie Matalone

World Mental Health Day 10 October

Anxiety and depression are common in people with incontinence. The good news is that there are effective treatments both for incontinence and for anxiety and depression.

Prostate health and incontinence

Author and prostate survivor Alan White shares his story about managing incontinence post-surgery

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Events

Continence Foundation of Australia Queensland Branch General Meeting, 'The Shed', Carers Queensland, 15 Abbott Street, Camp Hill

07 Dec 2017

The Continence Foundation of Australia Queensland Branch General Meeting will be held on 7 December 2017.

For more information contact Rae Plush, Health Promotion Officer on 3723 5012.

2018 International Urogynecological Association Annual Meeting , Vienna, Austria

26 Jun 2018

Save the date for the 43rd International Urogynecological Association annual meeting

International Continence Society Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, United States

28 Aug 2018

Save the date for the 2018 International Continence Society Annual Meeting

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Online incontinence support forum

Reliable containment of urine

hi Robert,I agree, the rating of absorption for incontinence pads is highly unreliable and varies from brand to brand.Ev...

Posted on 16 Nov 2017

Help for a pelvic floor problem

Although it is hidden from view, your pelvic floor muscles can be consciously controlled and therefore trained, much lik...

Posted on 14 Nov 2017

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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