Useful Links for Caregivers
There are numerous organizations around with a real commitment to making life easier for people caring for loved ones. The list below summarizes what each organization does and enables you to click directly through to their website.
Caring.com Incontinence Resource Center
Dealing with incontinence can be both a practical issue and an emotional land mine. But there are practical solutions.
The Simon Foundation
The foundations mission is to "Bring the topic of incontinence out into the open, remove the stigma surrounding incontinence, and provide help and hope to people with incontinence, their families and the health professionals who provide their care."
The American Healthcare Association
The nation’s largest association of long term and post-acute care providers, AHCA advocates for quality care and services for frail, elderly, and disabled Americans.
Society for Urologic Nurses and Associates
Information from Urologists
Incontinence and Diabetes Information
The National Association for Directors of Nursing
The American College of Health Care Administrators
Tips from the experts
Bladder and Bowel Foundation
Incontinence information and support for individuals, patients, caregivers and healthcare professionals
Medlineplus Medical Encyclopedia
Facts and additional links related to incontinence
Facts related to incontinence in women
The Mayo Clinic
Definitions and additional links to incontinence information
Support organization for individuals dealing with caregiving issues