Site Policy

SITE POLICIES

Privacy Policy – Using this Website

Our policy is to uphold the privacy of web site visitors to the fullest extent possible. This online privacy statement is intended to inform you of the ways in which this web site collects information, the purposes for which we may use that information, and the ways in which we will protect any information you choose to provide us.
There are four types of information that this site may collect during your visit:

ï network traffic logs,
ï web visit logs,
ï cookies, and,
ï information voluntarily provided by you.

Network Traffic Logs

This website is hosted by Site Engine UK on behalf of South West Veterans Mental Health Service.

We use Google Analytics to gather anonymous information about your visit: this information includes – but is not exclusive to – the following; whether you have come via a search engine, link or direct address; where you are based geographically (your area but not your address); how long you have spent on each page; whether you have visited the site previously or not. This information allows us to enhance the site and make it more functional and visitor-friendly. The information is not used for any commercial reason.

Information from these activities is not released to external parties without your consent unless required by law.

Cookies

Use of Cookies on our site
Cookies are pieces of information stored by your web browser on behalf of a web site and returned to the web site on request. This site may use cookies for two purposes:

ï to carry data about your current session at the site from one web page to the next, and,
ï to identify you to the site between visits.

If you prefer not to receive cookies, you may turn them off in your browser, or may set your browser to ask you before accepting a new cookie. Some pages may not function properly if the cookies are turned off. Unless otherwise notified on this site, we will not store data, other than for these two purposes, in cookies. Cookies remain on your computer, and accordingly we neither store cookies on our computers nor forward them to any external parties. We do not use cookies to track your movement among different web sites and do not exchange cookies with other organisations.

A cookie will typically contain the name of the domain from which the cookie has come, the “lifetime” of the cookie, and a value, usually a randomly generated unique number.
If you want to know more about cookies, try this website: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/

Information Voluntarily Provided By You & Your Contact Details

If you e-mail us, or subscribe to updates from this website, we will keep a record of your email address and any other personal details you give us, such as your name.
We may use these details to contact you occasionally about our website and associated services which may interest you, unless you ask us not to do so by unsubscribing from email updates. We will not pass your details to any unauthorised parties.

When e-mailing us, always use the e-mail form facility on this website to make sure that the content of your e-mail is sent to the right recipient. If you send us e-mail in other ways, remember that it may be ‘insecure’ and may not reach the intended recipient. If you do send us e-mail, please keep the amount of confidential information you include to a minimum. We will do likewise when we reply.

Links to Other Sites
We may provide links to 3rd party websites. We are not responsible for the content or information collection practices of those pages. Please note that the 3rd party websiteís privacy policies may differ from those of AWP. You are strongly advised to read the privacy policy of any 3rd party site before providing them with any personal information.