2016 – 2020 Events
2019 Public health screening @JCube
When: 12 & 13 Oct Oct 2019
Where: Canopy @ J Link, Singapore (Near JCube & Jurong Regional Library)
2019 Singapore Continence Week Nursing Symposium
2019 Continence Management Training for Medicine Students
2020 Donation drive
Our Campaign Story
(ends 27 Dec 2020, 11:59 PM)
$10 buys 2 cups of bubble tea. With incontinence one might think twice before buying. Is incontinence just inconvenient or does it point to more serious issues? We don’t talk about incontinence openly.
1 in 7 Singaporeans males, 1 in 3 Singaporeans, 1 in 2 women above 60 has incontinence. Yet 59% of ladies who walked into a local hospital in 2017 do not seek treatment due to stigma & denial.
The Society for Continence, SG is bringing greater awareness on this issue to advocate living a quality life. The #LivingQualityLife campaign is championed by SFCS to regain quality living.
The campaign aims to
- debunk myths ( Eg: Incontinence is NOT part of ageing)
- remove stigma of the condition
- recommend early intervention
- have good knowledge of the condition
- seek appropriate help
- Be informed of resources and help available
Incontinence can also be the signal to highlight other underlying conditions in our body that requires attention. The communication between sufferers and the healthcare professionals is highly encouraged for appropriate diagnosis.
Caregivers need to empathise and have good knowledge to manage this condition with understanding, hence regaining dignity and removing stigma from the people they care for.
SFCS is creating
- 30 sets of educational kits
- training trainers and facilitators to conduct trainings across Singapore
- 4 series of training online videos to share
Please support us!
2018 Members (Nurses) networking sessions
2018 Asia Continence Nursing Congress Kick-off (HK)
2018 Public Health Talk (IMH)
2018 Public Health Screening @ JCube
2018 Nocturia Treatment for Doctors
2018 Caregiver Workshop @ ASPN
2018 Public Continence Talk @ Punggol West CC
2018 Fostering Good Practices Nursing Symposium
2018 Inaugural Continence Family Carnival @ Sengkang West CC
2020 Diapers Donation Drive for Red Cross
2020 SFCS AGM
2019 Nursing Continence Congress (Jiangmen, China)
Urge to Serve
(ends 10 Jun 2021, 11:59 PM)
Without the support of our Nurses. SFCS is hardly able to conduct trainings, workshops, talks for the general public.
SFCS is able to provide symposiums, congress and workshop for our nurses only because we have a board of Doctors, Senior Nurses and product educationalists who believe in education, steps up to serve.
In September 2021, SFCS will host the Inaugural Asia Continence Nursing Congress. We need your support to help us in our journey of upgrading to stay updated and to continue to enhance the works of continence care.