We are a team of doctors and nurses trained in the assessment and management of children who have:
We are based at St David’s Hospital on Cowbridge Road East (Canton, Cardiff, CF11 9XB).
Your first appointment will be in a local health centre or clinic:
Most follow-up appointments will be in a telephone clinic. The nurse will tell you when to expect a call
Some follow-up appointments will be in a local clinic. Then we can talk to both you and your child.
You will only have an appointment with a doctor if:
We aim to help as many children as possible to become completely clean and dry. This might not be possible for all children.
If you cancel two appointments in a row we will discharge the child from the service.
If you do not bring the child to a clinic appointment without cancelling, we will discharge the child from the service
After discharge from the service, a new referral will be required if additional help is needed.
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The service currently accepts referrals from any health professionals who have concerns about a child’s continence. Please note that referral pathways are being examined and this will change in the future.
ERIC - The Children's Bowel and Bladder Charity
Information for parents and careers, healthcare professionals and early year and education professionals about children and young people with a bowel or bladder condition.
Tel: 0845 3709009
Bladder and Bowel UK
Advice and information on all bladder and bowel issues in children and young people including those with additional needs.
Tel: 0161 6078219
Management of Bedwetting in children and young people https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/cg111
Constipation in children and young people: diagnosis and management https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/cg99