If you're struggling to cope with your child's bowel or bladder issue, ERIC offers a range of support and information for parents and carers.

Online information and resources

This website provides information on the following bowel and bladder issues:

Each section has Frequently Asked Questions on the most common queries parents ask our Helpline advisors.

There’s also information on what help at school should be available to support children with bowel and bladder conditions.

Download our free resources               

ERIC shop

Our online shop stocks over 200 life-changing continence products to help your child overcome or manage their bowel or bladder problem. Our in-depth knowledge will help you find the perfect product for your child.

Find a product

ERIC Helpline support

Our advisors are here to support young people with a bladder or bowel problem and their families. 

Contact our Helpline

Parent and carer workshops

Get expert advice how to deal with potty training and childhood bowel and bladder problems. 

Find out more 

HealthUnlocked community

Forums are a great way to share your experiences with others facing similar issues. Our forum for parents and carers is hosted on HealthUnlocked, the social network for health.

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