Educational Resources

Wound, Ostomy, and Continence Nurses Society
The WOCN Society is a professional nursing society that supports its members by promoting educational, clinical and research opportunities to advance the practice and guide the delivery of expert health care to individuals with wounds, ostomies and incontinence. Visit the WOCN website at:

The National Association for Continence

The National Association for Continence works to destigmatize incontinence, promote preventive measures, motivate individuals to seek treatment, and provide collaborative advocacy and service for those who are affected by this problem. Learn more at:

The Canadian Continence Foundation

The Canadian Continence Foundation strives to enhance the quality of life of people who suffer from incontinence by helping them to understand their symptoms and empowering them to seek help. Learn more at:

​The National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPUAP)

The National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPUAP) is a professional organization dedicated to the prevention and management of pressure ulcers. NPUAP encourages those interested in pressure ulcer issues through educational materials, national conferences, support of public policy, education, and research. Learn more at: