Community Continence

Community Continence is a nurse-led service offering holistic assessment, advice, treatment and management of bladder, bowel and continence related issues.

The service serves clients of all ages, both male and female, within the borough who are registered to a Walsall GP.  This service is provided within primary care clinics, the client’s own home (if housebound), and also within residential care and nursing homes settings.

The service also develops and provide training to health care professionals on topics relating to bladder, bowel and continence issues including urinary catheterisation.

Also developed are policies, protocols and procedures in relation to this area of care to support and ensure best practice and high-quality care for clients.

A home delivery service is managed for the provision of containment aids to clients who have been assessed and require ongoing management as part of their care.

Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm.

Specialist Community Continence/urology nurses are now based in each community locality team.
Staff can be contacted on:

East 1 Jessica Piper 01922 605751
East 2 Jeanette Welch 01922 605442
North Jo Nicholls 01922 605750
South 1 Jo Riley 01922 605441
South 2 Sue Pardoe/Sarah Haynes 01922 605752
West 1 Michele Windsor 01922 605764
West 2 Michele Windsor 01922 605763

Service lead

Lyndsey Allen, Clinical Nurse Specialist – Continence

Blakenall Village Centre
79 Thames Road
West Midlands

07827 257771

Patient referrals should now be made directly to the community nursing locality teams via email