Cookie Policy

Our website (https://dementiaforum.org) uses cookies to improve your experience on our site.

Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognise your browser and capture and remember certain information.

Data gathered will not identify you personally. It is strictly aggregate statistical data about our visitors and how they use our resources on the site. No identifying personal information will be shared at any time via cookies.

Close to the above, data gathering can be about general online use through a cookie file. When used, cookies are automatically placed on your hard drive where information transferred to your computer can be found. These cookies are designed to help us correct and improve our site’s services or products for you.

You may elect to decline all cookies via your computer. Every computer has the ability to decline file downloads like cookies. Your browser has an option to enable the declining of cookies. If you do decline cookie downloads you may be limited to certain areas of our site, as there are parts of our site that require cookies.

First-party Cookies

These are set by the website you’re visiting. Only that website can read them.

First-party cookies are strictly necessary for the website to function. If you choose not to accept cookies, make sure you do not delete these from your browser settings.

Host Cookie Name Description Type Expiry
www.dementiaforum.org gdpr[allowed_cookies] This cookie name is associated with the GDPR plugin. It stores a value for the website regarding cookies option. Strictly Necessary 1 year
www.dementiaforum.org gdpr[consent_types] This cookie name is associated with the GDPR plugin. It stores a value for the website regarding consent option. Strictly Necessary 1 year
www.dementiaforum.org gdpr%5Bprivacy_bar%5D This cookie name is associated with the GDPR plugin. It stores a value for the privacy bar to be hidden or not. Strictly Necessary 1 year

 

Third-party Cookies

These are set by someone other than the owner of the website you are visiting.

Some of our web pages may contain content from other sites like YouTube or Vimeo, which may set their own cookies. SCI has no control over third-party cookies. However, you can choose to decline these third-party cookies by following the instructions in “Managing cookie settings” below.

Host Cookie Name Description Type Expiry
www.dementiaforum.org _gat
_gid
_ga
The _gat cookie is used by Universal Analytics (Google) to throttle request rate.

The _gid cookie is used by Universal Analytics (Google) to distinguish users.

The _ga cookie is used by Universal Analytics (Google) to distinguish users.

For more information, please refer to Google Analytics Cookie Policy.

Performance Up to 2 years
 .youtube.com VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE,

GPS,

PREF,

YSC

Some pages of our website contain incrusted YouTube videos, a Google service. Using it implies sending PREF, GPS, VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE and YSC cookies, in addition to the cookies that Google requires if you are logged in to your account, in order to show the incrusted videos, estimate the bandwidth and display how many times it has been played.

For more information, please refer to  Google Privacy & Terms.

Targeting Up to 5 years

 

Managing cookie settings

Find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers:

To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer’s website.

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

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