Many people who suffer with this condition are too embarrassed to seek help or assume that there is no cure, also, incontinence is considered by some to be socially unacceptable. This training enables the carer to understand the condition and develop strategies to manage the condition.
It should never be assumed that incontinence is an inevitable part of getting old.
Both types of incontinence cause much distress and loss of dignity. It should always be remembered that everyone has a right to dignity.