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At SecuriCare we provide a range of educational resources to help support you, and those around you, to learn more about living with a stoma or incontinence, including travel and nutritional advice.
Invisible illnesses audio series
In this audio series, we look at the meaning of an ‘invisible illness’ and explore the journeys of individuals living with a stoma and/or urinary incontinence as we join several friends from SecuriCare - including specialist nurses who look after people living with a stoma and urinary incontinence, as well as, Bob Smith a gentleman living with a colostomy.
We’re passionate about giving you the tools to learn more about stomas and incontinence. In this series we cover these topics:
- What is a stoma?
- How are stomas made?
- Living with a stoma
- Urinary incontinence 101
You can download the PDF booklets below for free or, if you’d like a hard copy of any of these booklets, call our Careline Team on 0808 256 5400.
We’ve also created a free Skin Health Tool available for download, to help you monitor any changes in the skin around your stoma. To download this tool please visit the dedicated web page by clicking here.
We also offer an online learning course - ‘An Introduction to Stoma Care’. The course is designed for anyone who has a stoma or is caring for someone with a stoma and would like to develop their knowledge of the fundamentals of stoma care and topics surrounding it - click on the link below if you're interested in finding out more about this course.