Terms of use

If you continue to browse and use this website you are agreeing to comply with the following terms of use.


The term ‘Mental Health Alliance South West’, ‘us’ or ‘we’ refers to the owner of the website. The term ‘you’ refers to the user or viewer of our website.

Information quality

The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. While we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, we cannot guarantee the accuracy, completeness or suitability of the information for any particular purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is done at your own risk.


We will not be liable for any loss or damage in connection with the use of this website.

Links to other websites

Through this website you are able to link to other websites which are not under our control. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorsement the views expressed within them. We cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites.

Your comments

We welcome all constructive comments, positive or negative. Please note that the following netiquette principles apply and that offensive or threatening comments will not be replied to or published.

When posting comments on this website please:

  • Understand that everyone has a right to their opinion
  • Do not insult, offend or threaten others
  • Respect the privacy of others
  • Try to show compassion and forgive other people’s mistakes
  • Remember that we all have something to give and all have something to learn

Your personal information

We collect names and email addresses given by people when joining our subscription list. We require this information to send you our e-bulletin. You can unsubscribe at any time.

We are committed to ensuring that this information is secure and will not disclose this information to others.


We use cookies on our website in order to improve your user experience. These are simple text files that are stored on your computer. These contain anonymous information such as a unique identifier and the site name and some digits and numbers. It allows our website to remember things like your preferences either for the duration of your visit (using a ‘session cookie’) or for repeat visits (using a ‘persistent cookie’). The cookies we use are listed below. Find out more about cookies from the BBC

Cookie Type Duration Description
Comments Persistent 1 year When you leave a comment on our website you are required to enter a valid email address. If you choose the ‘remember me’ option a cookie is stored to ‘remember’ your email address for the next time you post a comment.
Cookie notice Persistent 1 year In line with EU regulations we display a message in the footer of the pages on the our website which informs you that we use cookies. Once you click the ‘Accept’ button we hide this message and use a cookie to remember this setting.
Font resizing Persistent 1 year We offer font resizing links (A A A) in the header of the pages on the our website which enable you to change the size of the font you are viewing. We use a cookie to remember this setting.
Google Analytics Session Variable We use Google Analytics to understand how people use our site. This provides us with valuable insights such as how many people visit our site, which pages they visit and for how long. We do not collect any personal information as all user data is anonymous.