Dementia Training Centre


Terms and Conditions

Copyright

© Dementia Training Centre 2013

The material on this site is subject to copyright protection of Dementia Training Centre otherwise indicated. The copyright protected material may be reproduced free of charge in any format or medium for research, private study or for internal circulation within an organisation. This is subject to the material being reproduced accurately and not used in a misleading context. Where any of the Dementia Training Centre copyright items on this site are being republished or copied to others, the source of the material must be identified and the copyright status acknowledged.

The permission to reproduce Dementia Training Centre protected material does not extend to any material on this site that is identified as being the copyright of a third party. Authorisation to reproduce such material must be obtained from the copyright holders.

Links

Links are provided for information and convenience only. We cannot accept responsibility for the sites linked to, or the information found there. A link does not imply an endorsement of a site. Not linking to a particular site does not imply lack of endorsement.

You do not have to ask permission to link directly to pages hosted on this site. However, we do not permit our pages to be loaded into frames on your site. The pages must load into the user’s entire window.

Accuracy

Every effort is taken to ensure that the information contained in this website is both accurate and complete.

Availability

We cannot guarantee uninterrupted access to this website, or the sites to which it links. We accept no responsibility for any damages arising from the loss of use of this information.

Intellectual property

Copying our logo and any other third party logos accessed via this website is not permitted without the prior consent of the relevant copyright owner.

Virus protection

We make every effort to check and test material at all stages of production. It is always wise for you to run an anti-virus programme on all material downloaded from the internet. We cannot accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system that may occur while using material derived from this website.

Analytics information

We may directly collect analytics data, or use third-party analytics tools and services, to help us measure traffic and usage trends for the Dementia Training Centre. These tools collect information sent by your browser or mobile device, including the pages you visit and other information that assists us to improve the service. We collect and use this analytics information in aggregate form so it cannot reasonably be manipulated to identify any particular individual user.

Privacy and Cookies

How we use information on our website

We want to improve the information on our website to make it clear, useful and reliable. In order to achieve this, sometimes small amounts of information are placed on your device, e.g. computer or mobile phone. These are small files known as ‘cookies’. A cookie often includes a randomly generated number which is stored on your device. Many cookies are automatically deleted after you finish using the website.

The cookies used by this website do not contain any of your personal information, and we cannot use them to find out who you are. We do not make any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website. Cookies enable us to improve the experience of visitors to the Dementia Training Centre website and measure the website performance.
By moving further from the front page to other sections of the Dementia Training Centre website, you are consenting to this cookie being held for the duration of the browser session.

To find out how to manage, control, delete cookies, see your browser’s help section or your mobile device manual. Or you can visit www.allaboutcookies.org , where you can find detailed information on cookies. Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact on the functionality of our website.

Our website

We talked to service users and carers about what they wanted from our website. We also talked to people working in mental health services. The feedback that people gave us was really helpful.

As a result of this feedback, we will try to make sure that our website…

  • is easy to use, so that you can quickly find the information you are looking for
  • is written clearly and is easy to understand provides you with relevant information about our services
  • is updated regularly
  • provides information in a range of different ways, including short films
  • looks welcoming

And we will do our best to avoid…

  • jargon
  • technical language
  • unexplained acronyms
  • overloading the site with too much text
  • providing out of date information
  • having too many documents