During this COVID-19 pandemic there may be changes in the way some of our services work. Contact the service directly to check how services are being delivered and follow their advice.
Some of our services now offer video consultations. You should speak to your clinician if this is something you would like them to consider. You can find out more about video consultation here.
Contact the ward you wish to visit in advance for guidance and instructions for a safe visit.
You can read some general NHS guidance on visiting healthcare inpatient settings.pdf [pdf] 89KB
If you need help in a mental health crisis during the COVID-19 pandemic outside office hours please contact our crisis team: Help in a crisis
For other medical advice and support contact your GP or visit NHS 111
Only visit your local Emergency Department for serious life-threatening conditions that need immediate medical attention including persistent severe chest pain, loss of consciousness, acute confused state, severe breathlessness, severe blood loss, serious burns or suspected stroke.
A number of leaflets written by the Continence Advisory Service can be found below.
|A guide to bladder retraining||1098KB PDF||10 May 2022|
|All In One Pads||1350KB PDF||10 May 2022|
|Biofeedback||1042KB PDF||10 May 2022|
|Constipation||1227KB PDF||10 May 2022|
|Continence Prescription Service||529KB PDF||02 Nov 2021|
|Female Guide to Intermittent Self Catheterisation (single use catheter)||1200KB PDF||10 May 2022|
|Information for Women - Self Care - Community Continence Services.pdf||1271KB PDF||27 Jun 2022|
|Loperamide (Immodium)||962KB PDF||10 May 2022|
|Male Guide to Intermittent Self Catheterisation (single use catheter)||1051KB PDF||10 May 2022|
|Male Intermittent Self Dilatation||1136KB PDF||10 May 2022|
|Neuromuscular Stimulation Treatment||994KB PDF||10 May 2022|
|Pelvic Floor Exercises for Women||1390KB PDF||10 May 2022|
|Pelvic Organ Prolapse.pdf||490KB PDF||13 Jun 2022|
|Post Micturition Dribble and Pelvic Floor Exercises for Men||1012KB PDF||10 May 2022|
|Preventing Lower Urinary Tract Infections||1351KB PDF||10 May 2022|
|Radical prostatectomy.pdf||440KB PDF||13 Jun 2022|
|Sex and your bowel or bladder problem||996KB PDF||10 May 2022|
|Shaped Pads||948KB PDF||10 May 2022|
|Trial without catheter at home||966KB PDF||10 May 2022|
|Urethral Catheter||1011KB PDF||10 May 2022|