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

Arc Research and Consultancy Ltd believes in the free dissemination of information as far as possible. However, proper credit and citations to Arc Research and Consultancy Ltd should be included wherever the information appears.

Commercial use or publication of all or any item displayed is strictly prohibited without prior authorisation from Arc Research and Consultancy Ltd.

Using any of Arc Research and Consultancy Ltd's registered logos, graphics or photographs without the company's prior consent is strictly prohibited.

If you wish to request permission to re-use content from any or part of Arc Research and Consultancy Ltd's publications or website in any media, please email

Exclusion of liability

Arc Research and Consultancy Ltd hereby excludes all and any losses, liabilities, claims, damages, expenses or costs (whether as a consequence of its negligence or otherwise) arising in connection with.

  • your use or inability to use this site;
  • any unauthorised access to or alterations of information provided
  • on this site;
  • your use of any third party websites (including without limitation those that may be connected by hyperlink to this site);
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  • the inaccuracy, incompleteness or tardiness of any information supplied through this site;
  • loss or damage due to viruses that may infect your computer equipment, software, data or other property on account of your access to or use of Arc Research and Consultancy Ltd website or other websites linked to this site;
  • any costs associated with servicing, repair or correction of your equipment, software or data that may arise from your use of the website.


Arc Research and Consultancy Ltd makes no guarantee as to the accuracy of the information provided on this website.

However the information contained on the site should not be considered medical guidance or professional advice. Arc Research and Consultancy Ltd 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.

Arc Research and Consultancy Ltd 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.

Arc Research and Consultancy Ltd shall not be liable whatsoever for any error, omission or damages incurred as a result of the use of information posted on the Dementia Carer website.

The mention of specific organisations or of certain manufacturers' products does not imply that they are endorsed or recommended by Arc Research and Consultancy Ltd in preference to others of a similar nature that are not mentioned.

Arc Research and Consultancy Ltd is not responsible for, and cannot guarantee the accuracy of, information on sites that it does not manage; nor should the inclusion of a hyperlink be taken to mean endorsement by Arc Research and Consultancy Ltd of the site to which it points.

Your use of this site constitutes acceptance of these terms and conditions. If these terms and conditions are not accepted in full, the use of this site must be terminated immediately. These terms are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England. By accessing the Arc Research and Consultancy Ltd 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.

Arc Research and Consultancy Ltd privacy statement
This website is run by Arc Research and Consultancy Ltd. We regard your privacy as important and comply with the Data Protection Act 1998.

You are welcome to access our site without disclosing your personal data.

We will only use any personal information you send us for the purposes for which you provide it. For example, we collect your information, where you choose to provide it to us, for administration and development of the site, and development of products and services.

We will only hold your information for as long as necessary and will not pass it to any other parties. All employees who have access to your personal data and are associated with the handling of that data are obliged to respect the confidentiality of your personal data. Your communications to us are protected against unauthorised access by third parties.

If we wish to use your personal data for other purposes, we offer you the means to consent to those purposes by indicating in a box at the end of the relevant form.

You can ask us whether we are keeping personal data about you by writing to the Information Security Manager, Arc Research and Consultancy Ltd, 15 Winsford Road, Sheffield, S6 1HT.

Please ask for a data protection access request form. Once we have received the form with full details of your request we will respond within 40 days. There is an administrative charge of £10 for this service.

Arc Research and Consultancy Ltd tries to keep the information we have about you accurate and up to date. If however, you find errors or inaccuracies in your data, we will erase, complete or amend that information upon request.

What happens when I link to another site? contains links to other websites. This privacy policy applies only to our site. When you move to another site, read the privacy statement of any site which collects personal information.

We do not pass on any personal information you have given us to any other site.

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Our site uses cookies. A cookie is a small text marker stored on your computer that enables us to track the use of our website. We use cookies to help us understand what our users' interests and preferences are to ensure the website is as user friendly as possible.

This site only uses cookies in order to provide a service to visitors. Cookies are not used in order to provide advertising.

  • Cookies are used for the following purposes:
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  • to help us better understand how visitors engage with this website

For more details see the full list of all cookies used on this website.

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    These cookies allow the Website to remember choices you make (profile prefrences and saved documents.) and provide enhanced, more personal features. They may also be used to provide services you have asked for such as watching a video or leaving feedback. The information these cookies collect may be anonymised and they cannot track your browsing activity on other websites.

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    These cookies are created as soon you visit the website, and this is created by a unique ID to track the visitors.


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Please note that any information you may post on any bulletin board or chat room may be viewed by anyone visiting our site. Do not post any information about yourself which you would not be happy for random passers by to see.

If you have any concerns about the processing of your personal data by the Arc Research and Consultancy Ltd, please contact Information Security Manager, Arc Research and Consultancy Ltd, 15 Winsford Road, Sheffield, S6 1HT.