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Alzheimers.org.uk is a site operated by Alzheimer's Society, a company limited by guarantee and charity registered in England and Wales with company number 2115499 and charity number 296645 whose registered office is at Devon House, 58 St Katharine's Way, London E1W 1LB.

Your use of this site constitutes acceptance of these terms and conditions. If these terms and conditions are not accepted in full, you should not use this site.  Alzheimer's Society may revise these terms of use at any time by amending this page.  Please check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we made, as they are binding on you. These terms are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England. By accessing the Alzheimer's Society website you agree to accept the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts in relation to any dispute that may arise in connection with these terms or your use of the website.

The information provided on this site is for the benefit of people with dementia, carers, health and social care professionals and others with an interest in dementia.

Alzheimer's Society believes in the free dissemination of information as far as possible. However, proper credit and citations to Alzheimer's Society should be included wherever the information appears.

Commercial use or publication of all or any item displayed is strictly prohibited without prior authorisation from Alzheimer's Society.

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Alzheimer's Society strives to ensure that the information provided on its official website is accurate at the time of publication, timely, unbiased and useful.

However the information contained on the site should not be considered medical guidance or professional advice. The Society is not responsible for errors or omission in the information provided or any actions resulting from the use of such information, and makes no warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied in relation to this information. Use of the information provided on this site is voluntary.

Alzheimer's Society does not warrant that the functions contained in the material contained in this site will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs or represent the full functionality, accuracy and reliability of the materials.

Any communication or material that you transmit to or post on this site, including any data, questions, comments, suggestions, or the like, is and will be treated as, non-confidential and non-proprietary information.

Limitation of liability

Nothing in these terms of use excludes or limits Alzheimer's Society's liability for death or personal injury arising from its negligence, or its fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation, or any other liability that cannot be excluded or limited by English law.

To the extent permitted by law, Alzheimer's Society excludes all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to our site or any content on it, whether express or implied.

Alzheimer's Society will not be liable to any user for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with use of, or inability to use, our site; or use of or reliance on any content displayed on our site.

We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack, or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any content on it, or on any website linked to it.