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Continence Support Service for Children with a Disability

 

This service aims to promote continence for children and young people with a disability.

 

Support is availble to families to encourage continence in their children.

 

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  How we help with your child's needs

 

The Continence Support Service provides education, support and financial assistance to chidlren and young people with a disability, who are incontinent.

 

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Does the nurse do home visits?

 

Home visits can be arranged when required.

 

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Is my child eligible?

 

Children and young people aged 5-15 years with a permanent disbability who are incontinent and live in the municipalities of Hume or Moreland are eligible for this service.   

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Do I need a referral for this service?

 

Referrals are accepted from family members, medical or other health professionals, schools and early intervention programs.

 

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Who do I contact for further enquiries?

 

Contact the Continence Support Service on (03) 8301 6200.  

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Where is the service located?

 

The service is centrally operated from our Broadmeadows campus located at

 

        BIG Steps|  Early Childhood Intervention Service

        1 Sorrento St

        Broadmeadows. 

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Is there a cost?

 

The service is free to eligible people. 

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What are your hours?

 

This is a part-time service only.

 

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Can an interpreter be arranged?

 

An interpreter can be arranged upon request.  

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