You may be eligible for a continence aid subsidy scheme which entitles you to continence products and aids. Continence aids will not cure or fix incontinence but will assist in enhancing your confidence and self esteem contributing to a positive impact on your quality of life. We are here to provide you with any assistance you may require in the selection of the right aid if needed or the completion of subsidy applications (Qld only).
Please note – all applications require a continence assessment to be completed by a continence practitioner such as a continence nurse advisor, continence physiotherapist or doctor etc. To locate your nearest continence practitioner, please contact the National Continence Helpline on (freecall) 1800 33 00 66 for referral details.
What is a continence aid subsidy?
It is a scheme that is funded by either federal or state territory governments to subsidise expenses associated with the heatlh concern of incontinence. You may be eligible for both levels of funding.
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