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World Continence Week

15-22 June 2020

World Continence Week 2020 - Invest in Continence

Let our 5 healthy habits be your guide to a healthier and more independent future.

Incontinence is one of the most common reasons people are admitted to residential aged care.

People living in residential aged care often have very complex health care needs. They may have multiple illnesses, be on many different medications and need a lot of help and care from other people.

Prevention or better management of incontinence means spending senior years at home and living your best life in familiar surroundings.

How do I invest in continence?

All it takes is a few changes to your lifestyle and our five healthy habits:

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  Learn more about the 5 Healthy Habits  
       
    Sign up to our webinars on the 5 Healthy Habits   
       
 

Learn more about incontinence

 
       

World Continence Week 2020 in the news

5 Healthy Habits to help you live independently longer >

Small Lifestyle Changes – an Investment for Retirement >

Jacinta’s story >

Rob's story >

Are you worried about running out of toilet paper and not being able to travel? >

All news from the Continence Foundation of Australia >


National Continence Helpline

In many cases incontinence can be prevented, better managed and even cured. Contact the National Continence Helpline on 1800 33 00 66 for confidential advice, information and referrals. The National Continence Helpline operates Monday to Friday, 8am - 8pm (AEST).