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Welcome to the Continence Foundation of Australia

Visualise your pelvic floor and see exactly what it is, where it's located and why it is important to train this hidden group of muscles.

These 3D videos for women and men show you how the pelvic floor muscle moves and supports bladder and bowel control.

For more information and advice, phone the National Continence Helpline on 1800 33 00 66.

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

Increased funding for Continence Aids Payment Scheme

The Continence Aids Payment Scheme (CAPS) is an Australian Government scheme that assists eligible people to meet some of the cost of their continence products.

The ‘invisible’ pelvic floor is now in 3D

Learn about your pelvic floor muscles - help prevent leaks and improve sexual fitness

Continence Support Now survey winner

Thanks to all who entered the Continence Support Now survey and provided feedback. Congratulations to Deanne Scriven of South Australia on winning the Apple iPad prize draw.

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Events

Darling Downs Women’s Health Expo, Highfields Cultural Centre O’Brien Road, Highfields, QLD, 4352

09 Mar 2019

The Continence Foundation of Australia will be represented at the QENDO: Darling Downs Women’s Health Expo 2019. Come by our stall and speak with our Health Promotion Officer, Agnes Kesmarki, to find out more about bladder and bowel health.

Healthy habits for your core: building the foundations for a good pelvic floor, City Hall - Mount Gambier (Entry via Cave Garden), Watson Terrace, Mount Gambier, SA, 5214

16 May 2019

Southern Cross Care is conducting a series of information sessions aimed at people 50 years and over.

World Continence Week,

17 Jun 2019

Running from the 17 to 23 June 2019, World Continence Week will be celebrated right across the country.

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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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