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Terms of use

Use of this website is subject to these terms of use. Users who do not accept these terms of use are not authorised to use or continue using this website.

This website has been designed and these terms of use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with English law. Any dispute arising out of the accessing or use of this website shall be subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.

Copyright © Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust

The material on this site is subject to copyright protection of Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust unless otherwise indicated.

The Re-use of Public Sector Information Regulations 2015

Subject to requests meeting the necessary criteria, the Trust will authorise the re-use of all information it holds, unless:

  • it is specifically exempted under one of the access to information regimes
  • the information is the subject of an exclusive arrangement
  • the copyright and/or other intellectual property rights are owned or controlled by a person or organisation other than the Trust, or
  • the activity of supplying the document is one which falls outside the scope of the public duty of the Trust

Such authorisation will be subject to the Terms and Conditions detailed in our Information Governance policy.

Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust copyright protected material (other than logos) 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 Trust's 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 Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust 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 policy

Links on this website

We may link to other websites which are not within our control. When we do this, we will try and make it as clear as possible that you are leaving our website. Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust is not responsible for the contents or reliability of the linked websites and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed within them. Listing shall not be taken as endorsement of any kind. We cannot guarantee that these links will work all of the time and we have no control over the availability of linked pages. It is your responsibility to check the terms and conditions and privacy policy on any other website which you visit.

Linking to this website

Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust encourages users to establish hypertext links to this site.

You do not have to ask permission to link directly to pages hosted on this site. However, you must comply with the following conditions:

  • We do not permit our pages to be loaded into frames on your site. The pages must load into the user's entire window.
  • You must not use the NHS logo to link to our site without prior permission.
  • The site from which you wish to link must comply with all relevant laws and regulations and must not contain content which may be considered to be distasteful or offensive.
  • You must not imply that we endorse or are associated with any other website, product or service.

Accuracy of information

The information provided on this website is given for general information and interest purposes only. Whilst every effort is taken to ensure that the information contained on this website is accurate, complete and up-to-date, we cannot be responsible for any inaccuracies in the information. We recommend that you take further advice or seek further guidance before taking any action based on the information contained on the pages of this website.

Access to this website

We cannot guarantee uninterrupted or error-free access to this website, or the sites to which it links. Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust excludes all liability whatever, to the fullest extent permitted by law, in respect of any loss or damage resulting or arising from any non-availability or use of this website or of any other website linked to it, or from reliance on the contents of this website or any material or content accessed through it.

Intellectual property

The names, images and logos identifying Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust or the NHS are the proprietary marks of the NHS. Copying our logos and any other third party logos accessed via this website is not permitted without the prior approval of the relevant intellectual property rights owner.

No warranties

We do not warrant that this website or any content will be available uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust or its supporting systems are free of viruses or bugs.

We cannot accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system that may occur while using material contained on this website.

Privacy statements

Under the General Data Protection Regulation, we have a legal duty to inform you about and protect any information we collect from you. The following information is our policy at this time. This policy may be subject to change and any changes will be made as an update to this page. You can remain aware of how we apply our policy to ensure your personal data is managed properly by regularly reviewing this page or reading the Trust's Privacy Notice.

Providing users with anonymous access

Save as expressly stated in this policy, you can access our website without disclosing your personal data.

Collection of data

This website does not store or capture personal information, but merely logs the user's IP address that is automatically recognised by the web server.

This website will record your email address and other information only if volunteered to us by you, for example if you fill in a form on this website. This shall be treated as proprietary and confidential. It may be used for internal review and to notify you about updates to this website or consultation exercises that you have requested to take part in. If you change your mind about being contacted in the future, please let us know by contacting our Information Governance team on 01743 871953.

We will retain your information for a reasonable period or as long as the law requires. You can request access to your personal data held by the Trust and ask the Trust to make any changes necessary to ensure such data is accurate and kept up to date.

Unless we obtain your consent at the point of data collection, Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust will not pass your personal data on to any third parties other than service providers acting on our behalf.


Cookies are small amounts of information which are saved onto your phone, table or computer when you visit a website.

Functional cookies

This website can functionally work without cookies. Sometimes we may have polls on our website. If you decide to vote in a poll, then a cookie is used to remember which polls you have voted in and in some cases, to show you poll results.

Analytics cookies

In order to collect information on how our website is being used, we do include Google Analytics on this site. Google saves its own cookies on your device in order to collect the information on how you use our website. These are generally called 'analytics cookies'). Analytics cookies allow us to receive collective, non-individualised statistics on how our website is being used, e.g. which pages are most popular, what devices are being used to view the website, which documents have been downloaded and so on.

You can view Google's privacy policy here:

How we store your analytics cookie preferences

In accordance to General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) you can choose whether you want this site to allow analytics cookies to be placed on your device.

You will have been prompted to make your choice on the top of the page when you first visit the site. Your choice is stored in a cookie named webcentre-cookie-consent with values 'n' - No analytics and 'y' - Use analytics.

Social media tracking

To improve user experience, we allow you to share pages of our website via social networking sites, such as Facebook. We may also display content from other websites, such as videos on YouTube or Google maps, on our web pages. Please note that we may use cookies to monitor how many people use these services. These cookies do not store personal information about you, but are used to anonymously track the number of users. You may be sent cookies from these other websites.

We do not control these cookies and advise you to check the relevant third-party privacy policies to find out more about the cookies they use and how to manage them.

Links to social media operators privacy policies below open in a new window.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites visit

Using your browser settings to control cookies

You can also disable the use of cookies (completely or in part) in your internet browser, at any time. If you choose to do so, most modern browsers will allow you to restrict, block and delete cookies using your browser settings – please check your web browser's "Help" menu to learn more.

Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust
William Farr House, Mytton Oak Road, Shrewsbury Shropshire, SY3 8XL
Tel: 01743 277500

Next review due: 1 September 2020