St. Martin's Hospital, Clara Cross Lane, Bath BA2 5RP 01225 831 785

Welcome to B&NES Children’s Bowel and Bladder (Children’s Continence)

This is our local offer.

Our Children’s Specialist Continence Nurses are based in the community to provide assessment, support and treatment for children with delayed toilet training, bed wetting, day time wetting, constipation and soiling. They also provide advice for their families.

This service is for children and young adults up to the age of 19.

More about us

Our service runs regular clinics across the Bath and North East Somerset area, plus clinics for children/young people with learning disabilities. We also carry out home visits and deliver children’s continence training to other healthcare professionals.

For a comprehensive guide to the services we oversee in Bath and North East Somerset visit

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How do I access this service?

Referrals can be made by professionals using the referral form on the ‘Overview’ of this page, and parents can also contact us to discuss making a referral using the contact details provided.

In what areas is this service available?

Our service runs regular clinics across the Bath and North East Somerset area – at St Martin’s Hospital in Bath, Paulton Hospital, and Keynsham Health Centre, plus clinics for children/young people with learning disabilities at Three Ways School in Bath and Fosse Way School in Midsomer Norton. We also provide home visits.

Your child’s records

Any information held about your child is kept securely in a file or on electronic information systems. We use the information to:

  • Record important health and social care information
  • Help professionals to care for your child
  • Provide appropriate support and care to children, young people and families
  • Develop and improve services and measure how well we are doing

We will only share information about a child/young person with your consent unless required by law or the data is anonymised. However in some circumstances, when we feel that your child or others are at risk, we may share information without consent. More information on how we use health records.

Non-English speakers and other formats

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Our commitment to your child

Virgin Care takes your dignity and privacy very seriously and we will at all times respect your confidentiality. Please treat our staff with respect so we can provide you with the very best care we can. Click here to find out more about your rights and responsibilities.

Your opinion really matters to us

Please let us know if you have a comment, a compliment or a complaint by filling out one of our feedback forms or telling a member of the team. Alternatively, if you would like to make an official complaint you can find out more from our How to make a complaint section.

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I was treated with great care and understanding. The care I received was second to none; everyone was so lovely.

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