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Welcome to the Continence Foundation of Australia

The Comedy Queen of Continence, Bev Killick, is an Ambassador for the Continence Foundation of Australia and the face of our latest #LaughWithoutLeaking awareness campaign. Vist laughwithoutleaking.com.au for more information.

Did you know that over 6 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

NAIDOC Week 8-15 July 2018 #NAIDOC2018

July 8 marks the start of NAIDOC week, a national week of celebration of the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

The $67 billion silent health epidemic affecting 1 in 4 Aussies

World Continence Week 18 to 24 June 2018 - Over 5 million adult Australians are suffering in silence from a $67 billion health issue that for the majority can be helped or even cured.

From Adversity to Opportunity

Anne-Marie Howarth was 31 years old when she suffered a motorbike accident which left her with a spinal cord injury, restricting her bladder and bowel control. Not to be outdone by her injury, instead it opened a world of new opportunities.

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Events

Healthy Bladder and Bowel Habits Information Session, Bray Hall Community Centre, Petrie, QLD

23 Jul 2018

Learn about what incontinence is and some common symptoms, risk factors, healthy bladder & bowel habits and where to get help

Taking care of yourself and your pelvic floor, Community Venues, Level 3, Toowoomba City Library

13 Aug 2018

Learn about healthy bladder & bowel habits, problems & risk factors, looking after your pelvic floor & where to get help

Taking care of yourself and your pelvic floor muscle, Wide Bay Women’s Health Centre, 8 Truro Road, Torquay, Queensland 4655

15 Aug 2018

Learn about healthy bladder & bowel habits, problems & risk factors, looking after your pelvic floor and where to get help

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Online incontinence support forum

What to expect from a continence clinic assessment?

Hi,I'm mid 30's & recently diagnosed with MS. I have reduced sensation below my waist, however even at it's worst th...

Posted on 17 Jul 2018

Zero shame!

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Posted on 14 Jul 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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