SHEFFIELD CHILDREN’S NHS FOUNDATION TRUST
CHILDREN’S CONTINENCE CLINICS
What Do You See At the Clinics?
Who are these clinics for? Community Paediatricians and Specialist Nurses working in a team.
These clinics are for children with any of the following:
The team is led by Dr. Ursula Butler, Consultant Community Paediatrician
§ Bed – wetting with Hilary Langan, Paediatric Continence Nurse.
§ Day - time wetting
§ Constipation – when not responding to treatment by GP This team is supported by other Community Paediatricians and Specialist
§ Soiling Registrars. We also have a teaching and research remit.
Who can refer you to these clinics? We have close working links with Clinical Psychology, Dieticians and
Your GP, Health Visitor or School Nurse can refer you to these clinics, if you prefer Surgical and Medical teams in our Sheffield Children’s NHS Trust.
you can refer yourself by phoning the contact number for the clinic on this leaflet.
What could happen at your visit? Telephone: 0114 226 2076- 8.30am – 4.30pm weekdays.
You and your child will have the opportunity to talk about the problem and how it This number is for: Making an appointment
affects you. A full assessment will be carried out. Sometimes a physical examination Changing an appointment
is necessary and a urine sample may be needed. Other investigations may Getting Advice
occasionally be arranged. Cancellations
You will be given information about your child’s condition and be involved in deciding A doctor or nurse will ring you back if you wish to discuss a problem. If
what would be the best course of action to help your child. This could include general you know you cannot attend an appointment please cancel as soon as
advice, advice about drinks and diet, medication or alarm therapy (for bed-wetting). possible so the time can be used for someone else.
Children and parents are often asked to fill in charts to record success and progress.
Help with Travel Costs
When do the clinics run? People on income support can have their money reimbursed for transport
The clinics run on the following days and times: - by bus or tram to clinic. You will need your income support book and
tickets. Please ask the receptionist for assistance.
Monday Mornings 9.30 – 11.45
Mainly constipation and soiling. Clinic Venue: -
1 Mulberry Street
Tuesday Mornings 9.30 – 11.45 Sheffield
Mainly Day and Night Wetting. S1 2PJ
Near the Crucible Theatres and High Street bus and tram stops.
Wednesday Afternoons 1.30 – 4.45
Mainly Day and Night Wetting Administration Address: -
Late appointments for secondary school children and working parents 4:15 - 4:45 Children’s Community Continence Clinic
55 Albert Terrace Road
Information Leaflet number: 48 (UB and team/rb/24/11/06)
Author/Contact: Ursula Butler
Enuresis Resource and
Information Center (ERIC) CONTINENCE CLINICS
Helpline Tel 0117 9603060
For Further advice contact:
Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust,
Main hospital number : 0114 271 7000
Patient Advice and Liaison Team
Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust
Tel: 0114 271 7594
Trust web site address: