Contact Us

Trust Head Office
The Lodge
The Chase
Wickford
Essex
SS11 7XX

Tel: 0300 123 0808

Continence Service

Overview of Service

Bedfordshire Continence Service provides advice, support and treatment for people with continence needs.

You can be referred for an assessment by your GP or any other health professional from whom you may be receiving care.

Continence advisors are trained nurses who have undertaken specialist training in continence management and they can assess your individual continence needs and plan a treatment programme with you.

Following assessment, your continence advisor may prescribe disposable incontinence products for you, which will be delivered to your home.

Children from the age of four years can be referred to the service by a health professional

Where Service is based

Disability Resource Centre
Poynters Road
Dunstable
Beds
LU5 4TP

Assessments can be carried out in patient’s own home or care home (non nursing care home) or clinic settings.

Hours of Operation

Monday to Thursday   8.45am - 4.45pm 
Friday 8.45am - 4.30pm  Excluding bank holidays

Direct contact with the service can be made between
Monday  to Friday    9:30am – 11am and 2pm - 4pm

How to Contact Service

Tel: (01582) 528820/21

What Response Times to expect

General patients are seen within 18week target

Patients referred who require more intensive management of continence are contacted within three working days to arrange an appointment, will be seen within two working weeks. These patients are not patients who are in retention of urine