Dorset Bladder and Bowel Continence Service

Our service offers telephone advice and support to parents and carers of children aged 4 to 19 years old with continence problems. Depending on the circumstances we are able to offer support and advice to younger children. Childrens bladder and bowel problems will be assessed on an individual basis by our nurse. There are links with schools, paediatricians and other agencies involved in child health. Please call for more information. Adults aged 19-25 are seen in clinics across Dorset.


Venue address
The Atrium Health Centre 7 Weymouth Avenue


Opening times
Mon: 08:30-16:30
Tue: 08:30-16:30
Wed: 08:30-16:30
Thu: 08:30-16:30
Fri: 08:30-16:30

Service Details

Additional Information
NHS Dorset wide service all year round. Most of our clinics are run in GP Surgeries, community clinics or hospital outpatients at various sites throughout the county, facilities vary from site to site. Please ring to find out how to access the clinic nearest to you.
Referral information
Health & Social Care Professional and Self referral. All children, young people and adults aged 4 and above with a bladder or bowel problem. Younger children can be seen depending upon circumstance.
Age Range Details
4 years and above. Advice is available for younger children if needed.
Age Range
4 years 0 months to 25 years 0 months


Wheelchair accessible
Wheelchair access is varied from site to site.
Parking availability information
Parking is varied from site to site. Charges may apply. Limited disabled parking on some sites.
Toilet facility information
Toilet facilities will vary from site to site, but are generally adequate.
Other Facilities
Most sites are standard NHS buildings. Pelhams clinic and Frederick Treves clinic have nearby play facilities.

Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Local Offer

Support for children and young people with SEN and disabilities
You can contact the team lead on 01305 259978 or 01202 443111 for more help and guidance or email

Journey Planner

Address: The Atrium Health Centre  7 Weymouth Avenue  Dorchester  Dorset

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