Nocturnal Enuresis (Bedwetting) Service

Details of services for children and young people with concerns about bedwetting

The Nocturnal Enuresis (Bedwetting) Service offers support for children and young people with Nocturnal Enuresis (Bedwetting) who are registered with a GP in the NHS Ipswich and East Suffolk CCG and NHS West Suffolk CCG areas.

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Information and advice for parents

Use the sections below to find out who we are, how we can help you, details of our clinics and useful guidance and resources.

We provide specialist advice, care, treatment and support for children and young people aged 5-19 years with Nocturnal Enuresis (Bedwetting).

We aim to promote continence through effective, evidence-based treatment and programmes.

We offer:

  • Advice on treatment methods available to help gain bladder control.
  • Support for children and their families during the time in our care.
  • A range of treatments including alarms and/or medication
  • Access to a specialist Community Paediatrician to enable children to regain control of their bladders.
  • Training for school staff and other professionals.

All patients are given a comprehensive, holistic assessment and treatment is tailored to the individuals needs.

We run nurse-led clinics for children with primary/secondary Nocturnal Enuresis (Bedwetting).

Initial continence assessments are undertaken by a specialist nurse in a clinic for the child or young person and parents/guardian. Follow-up appointments are done either in clinic or by telephone.

We run clinics in:

  • Ipswich
  • Bury St Edmunds
  • Stowmarket
  • Woodbridge

If you already receiving a service from the Nocturnal Enuresis team you can contact them direct on 01284 733940 or 07738 754392 for further information. 

Drop-Ins for continence advice are usually available at in Ipswich. Please call first to check the drop-in is running.

Children and young people aged 5-19 must be referred to the service by:

  • GP’s
  • School Nurses
  • Paediatricians

If you live in Lowestoft and Waveney you need to be referred to your local service via the GP.

More information about Nocturnal Enuresis (Bedwetting) can be found at:

Guidance from ERIC:

 

For all enquiries, information, advice and guidance, please call our Health Business Centre:

If you already receiving a service from the Nocturnal Enuresis team you can contact them direct on 01284 733940 or 07738 754392.