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Welcome to the Continence Foundation of Australia

COVID-19: Updates and frequently asked questions

In order to help you at this time, we are answering the most asked questions about continence products and availability. 

You can also access our online product supplier directory or phone the National Continence Helpline on 1800 33 00 66 for help with product and supplier advice.

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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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FAQs – Continence and COVID-19

In order to help you at this time we are answering the most asked questions about continence products and availability. We hope this information helps you. If you have further questions, please call our National Continence Helpline on 1800 33 00 66.

‘I’m not willing to give up on running’: Mel’s prolapse story

An avid runner, Mel was in the middle of training for her second half marathon when she found out she was in the early stages of pregnancy. Now almost five years later, at 36, a prolapse diagnosis means the type of running she loved is off the table – for now.

High intensity training and incontinence

High intensity training is extremely popular, possibly because of its suggested health benefits and time savings. Exercises often included in these types of workouts are linked to urinary incontinence. What does this mean for you?

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Queensland Branch Meeting, Online via ZOOM video conferencing

16 Apr 2020

The Queensland Branch of the Continence Foundation of Australia invites Queensland members to our April branch meeting. The meeting will be followed by an educational session from Russ Chess-Williams on 'Anticholinergics and Dementia' (commencing at 6.15pm).

Webinar: School Aged Children and Incontinence, Online

28 Apr 2020

This free, interactive webinar is aimed at teachers, principals and school nurses working in mainstream and special needs schools.

[CANCELLED] Victorian Branch State Conference, Foothills Conference Centre, 48 Edinburgh Road, Mooroolbark, VIC 3138

14 May 2020

Due to the unprecedented situation with COVID-19 Pandemic and recent Government Health advice we have made the unfortunate decision to cancel the Continence Foundation of Australia's Victorian Branch State Conference on 14th and 15th May 2020.

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

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