Colleagues in Continence
The Association for Continence Advice (ACA) is the UK's only multi-professional organisation for health and social care professionals working in the field of continence that sets out to improve patient care via its membership. The ACA works very closely with "colleagues in continence" to raise the profile of continence problems and influence UK-wide policy developments in the field of continence.
Bladder and Bowel Foundation
The Bladder and Bowel Foundation (B&BF) is the UK’s largest advocacy charity providing information and support for all types of bladder and bowel related problems, for patients, their families, carers and healthcare professionals. More information can be found at www.bladderandbowelfoundation.org.uk
Helpline – 0845 345 0165,
General Enquiries – 01536 533255,
SATRA Innovation Park,
Registered charity No, 1085095
ERIC is a national charity that provides information and support on all aspects of childhood continence including bedwetting, daytime wetting, soiling and constipation, including children with special needs. The ERIC Helpline is available Monday – Friday between 10am-4pm on 0845 370 8008.
ERIC provides a wide range of literature and resources including leaflets, books, bedding protection. bedwetting alarms, absorbent pants and much more. The current ERIC Products’ Catalogue can be downloaded from www.ericshop.org.uk or call 0117 960 3060 to request a copy.
The ERIC website is full of useful and interesting information including the popular (moderated) message board, leaflets to download, true stories and much more www.eric.org.uk
Promoting continence and product awareness.
PromoCon works to improve life for people with bladder and bowel problems by offering impartial product information, practical solutions and facilitating service development.
PromoCon produces a wealth of literature for both professional and members of the public. Training, both in-house and bespoke is available on a wide range of continence subjects including paediatric continence promotion, functional aspects of continence care, product solutions, etc
The PromoCon Helpline is available Mon - Fri 10am - 4pm on 0161 607 8219.
10 Priestley Road
Wardley Industrial Estate
Tel: 0161 607 8219