Under COVID-19 Current Government restrictions & guidelines our Bladder and Bowel Clinic remains open for business. See below or visit our Bladder and Bowel Clinic page for further information.
The Victorian Continence Resource Centre works to promote continence for all Victorians. 1:4 people of all ages, cultures and backgrounds experience loss of bladder and/or bowel control referred to as incontinence. The majority of people do not seek help because of embarrassment, shame or thinking nothing can be done.
Our Vision: Speaking Up for Continence Health
Our Mission: Awareness, Prevention and Treatment
Our Values: Collaboration; Respect; Empowerment; Dignity; Service
VCRC Bladder and Bowel Clinic
Under COVID-19 Current restrictions & guidelines our Bladder and Bowel Clinic remains open for business.
In light of the current COVID-19 Pandemic we continue to take strict measures to minimise the risk to clients and staff according to current regulations.
Our current restrictions policy is to provide alternatives to face to face contact such as telehealth consultations wherever possible.
Appointments are necessary – Consultations can be done by phone or video consultation – We work with all age groups, conditions and abilities.
Visit our Bladder and Bowel Clinic page for further information!
This 1 hour program conducted by a Nurse Continence Specialist will take you through care of the Elderly with Dementia & Incontinence
Provides Nurses and Carers with insight into the anatomy & physiology of the lower urinary tract system & pelvic floor, including
As a Health Care Worker, you may be providing care to clients who have urinary catheters
Provides RNs,ENs & PCAs with an overview of anatomy & physiology of the bowel & pelvic floor. Incontinence, constipation, haemorrhoids, diarrhoea, evacuation difficulties and flatus will be discussed.
This workshop is dedicated to Professionals working with families and children with additional needs. Our program attracts 5 Professional Devlopment (PD) hours. This workshop will cover:
This six (6) hour program aims to provide Division 1 Registered Nurses and Division 2 Nurses with the theory and the clinical skills required to insert suprapubic (SPC) and indwelling urethral catheters (IDC).