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There are two types of cookie you may encounter when using this site:
First party cookies: these are our own cookies, controlled by us and used to provide information about usage of our site.
Third party cookies: these are cookies found in other companies‚ internet tools which we are using to enhance our site, for example Facebook or Twitter have their own cookies, which are controlled by them.
First party cookies
This site does not contain any first party cookies.
Third party cookies
We sometimes embed video, images or other content from websites such as YouTube, Vimeo, Flickr and Twitter. We may also allow you to share links to content on our site with other websites by the use of “Share” buttons.
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These cookies are all typically written to the browser upon the loading of YouTube videos. See Google’s Policies and Principles.
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These Google cookies are all typically written to the browser upon the loading of Google Maps and Street View.
This Privacy Statement only covers the Health for Teens website. This statement does not cover links within this site to other externally operated websites. This website is owned by Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust.
The Data Protection Act
In accordance with the Data Protection Act, we have a legal duty to protect any information we collect from you. We will only use your information for the purpose as described and we do not pass on your details to any third party unless you have given us permission to do so. You have a right to access your personal data and rectify any inaccuracies.
The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage.
Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf.
Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.
By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.
Our website contains links to other sites. Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust is not responsible for the privacy practices within any of these other sites. We encourage you to be aware of this when you leave our site and to read the privacy statements on other websites you visit which collect personally identifiable information. We do not pass on any personal information you have given us to any other site.
Users 16 and under
If you are aged 16 or under, please get your parent/guardian’s permission beforehand whenever you provide personal information to this website. Users without this consent are not allowed to provide us with personal information.
Changes to the policy