ERIC's services during the Coronavirus crisis

Find out how you can access information and support for treating and managing children's bowel and bladder problems during the Covid-19 pandemic. Read more

ERIC Coronavirus Statement - April 1, 2020

ERIC’s CEO, Juliette Rayner outlines the impact Covid-19 Pandemic has had on the charity so far and the protective measures now needed to keep our vital helpline service open. Read more

Going the extra mile in support of ERIC!

One of our amazing helpline advisors is running a half marathon this spring to raise funds for ERIC. Find out more and support Amy. Read more

Dates for shop orders and deliveries over Christmas

Last dates for ordering items from the ERIC shop and details of delivery options over the Christmas period Read more

ERIC and BBUK launch best practice guidance for education settings

Guidance on bladder and bowel issues and toileting for nurseries, schools and colleges. Read more

The difference made by talking openly about bedwetting

Connor was a teenager when he found ERIC and received practical and emotional support from our advisors to help him stop bedwetting. Not only has sharing his story for our Radio 4 appeal raised over £19,000, but it's also helping others to open up about their own bladder and bowel difficulties. Read more

Updated Children's Continence Commissioning Guide

The Paediatric Continence Forum have launched an integrated paediatric continence services guide to significantly improve children’s lives and save NHS costs. Read more

ERIC awarded a grant from the National Lottery Community Fund to benefit Bristol families

ERIC has been awarded a grant from the National Lottery Community Fund to benefit families in Bristol. Read more

Excellence in Transition of Care Paediatric Continence Awards launched

The Paediatric Continence Forum (PCF) PCF has launched its Transition Awards and is now accepting submissions. Deadline for entries is 22 November. Read more

Free parent and carer workshop this autumn

Get help managing or overcoming your child's continence difficulty. Book your place at this free event in Peterborough on 28 September. Read more

Save the date - ERIC 2020 Conference date confirmed

The next ERIC Paediatric Continence Care Conference is being held in Birmingham on Tuesday 6th October 2020. Save the date! Read more

Potty training podcast

Listen to ERIC helpline advisor Alina sharing lots of tips on toilet training, constipation and healthy bladders and bowels. Read more

Poor school toilet experiences - can you help?

We're looking for young people with a bowel or bladder problem who are willing to speak to the media about how poor school toilet facilities have affected them. Read more

Incontinence - Children 'let down by lack of support'

Campaigners are calling for radical improvement of service provision for children in Wales who are facing bowel and bladder challenges. Read more

Potty training policy for early years settings

ERIC is the charity supporting early years professionals & families to help children achieve independence in using the toilet before they start school. Read more

Potty training workshops

ERIC's experts are running training courses on toilet training in Birmingham and London. Read more

Helping families in Bristol with toilet training

This year ERIC launched a series of training workshops across Bristol to help more children get the best start with potty and toilet training. Read more