Terms of Use

The Carers in Derbyshire website is adminstered by Derbyshire County Council's Adult Care Information Team. However, a variety of people and organisations have contributed to the development of the site. You can find the list of organisations on the who we are page 


While we have tried to compile accurate information on this site - and to keep it updated we cannot guarantee that it is 100% complete or correct.

The information provided on this site does not constitute professional advice and is subject to change.


Links from this website are only provided for your information and convenience.

We cannot accept responsibility for the link sites available through the site or the information found on them.  A link does not imply we endorse a particular site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites or organisations, and recommends you consult the privacy information on those sites.


We cannot guarantee uninterrupted access to this website, or the sites it links to.  We cannot accept responsibility for any damages, which arise from the loss of use of this information.

Collection and use of information and Privacy Policy

Although the content on the website is provided by a partnership of organisations this website is owned by Derbyshire County Council. We regard your privacy as important and any personal information you give to us will be used in accordance with the Data Protection Act 2018 (including GDPR). Please see www.derbyshire.gov.uk/gdpr for more information. 

We do not store personal information about individuals who visit this site except where they provide contact information using the contact form or sign up to receive our blog posts.

Any information you provide will only be used for the reasons specified, and it will not be shared with any third party without your consent, unless required by law.

Where you have requested future information from us (i.e notifications of blog posts), we will keep your contact details and details of the services we have provided to help us provide future services for you.

Your contact details are kept securely and are only accessed by authorised officers as part of the provision of services. If you do not wish us to keep this contact information please tell us. If you'd like to remove your details from our blog mailing list, please email adultcare.info@derbyshire.gov.uk or tel: 01629 531310

Carers in Derbyshire does not collect or keep any personal information about site users as a matter of course.

Derbyshire County Council's Adult Care department adminster the website and will recieve any emails sent via the contact us form. Adult Care will only retain any personal information you provide on the website contact us form to assist us with your enquiry.  

Logged information

We use records of the number of visitors our site has to analyse trends, or administer the site and to see what pages visitors use.  These records do not contain personal information and is not used to identify individuals, but is collected to provide us with an understanding of the areas of interest on our site and how our site is being used. You can find out more about how we use cookies by reading our cookie policy.

If you are connected to the internet you will have an IP Address. This may take the form of a figure, such as 333.333.22.1. The address will be automatically collected and logged as part of the connection of your computer to our web server and may be used to determine the total number of visits to each part of the site. This data is not collected and used for other purposes.

Computer Viruses

Every reasonable effort has been made to ensure that the information held on this website is free from computer viruses or other contamination. However, it is recommended that content downloaded from this site is checked by your own anti-virus checking system prior to use.

Carers in Derbyshire cannot accept liability for any damage caused to computer systems and/or data contained therin by any product, including viruses, in content downloaded from this website.


If your enquiry is non-urgent, please use the contact us form. The email inbox receiving the contact forms is monitored Monday to Friday during normal office hours and your enquiry will be dealt with promptly.  

If you need to speak to someone urgently about the accuracy of contact on this website, including within the carers directory, please contact the Adult Care Information Team on tel: 01629 531310

This information was last updated on 25/09/2018

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