ERIC is dedicated to the bowel and bladder health of all children and teenagers in the UK.

We provide expert support, information and understanding to children and teenagers and enable parents, carers and professionals to help them establish good bowel and bladder health. 

Our work includes:

National Helpline

Helpline ERIC

Our free telephone and email Helpline is open four days a week. Our friendly, expert advisors are here to help with a listening ear, information and practical tips.

Online support

ERIC website

Our website offers information and resources to help families understand and manage common childhood bowel and bladder issues including bedwetting, daytime wetting, chronic constipation & soiling and potty training.

Training

ERIC Training

Our training programme for health and education professionals aims to drive up standards of care for children and young people affected by continence conditions

Community-based work

Community Support

We take our expertise into the community delivering family support events, potty training workshops and training for staff and volunteers in community organisations that work directly with families.

Our vision is that every child and teenager with a bowel or bladder condition can access support and live free from embarrassment, shame, isolation and fear. 

Our work has a direct impact on lives

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