Please read the following terms and conditions carefully as they govern the use of the Gingerbread website.

All of these terms and conditions apply to www.gingerbread.org.uk, later referred to as our website or Gingerbread website. Your use of this website means you accept these terms and conditions, from the date of your first use of this website.

Website content

While we take all reasonable efforts to ensure the accuracy of content, we cannot take any responsibility for errors or omissions. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from any part of our website shall create any warranty not expressly made in these terms of service or imposed by law.

Gingerbread may provide links to or information regarding external websites or discounts or special offers which are provided or operated by third parties. Please check third party websites and individual offers and promotions for the providers’ own terms and conditions which we urge you to review. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for any third party websites or offers or promotions and your access to or use of such websites, offers, or promotions is at your own risk.

Copyright

Unless otherwise stated, Gingerbread owns the copyright of, and other intellectual property rights in, www.gingerbread.org.uk and all of its contents.

You may access, view and print copies of the content as long as you comply with the following conditions:

  • Material is used for information purposes and non-commercial, personal use only
  • All copyright, trade mark and other proprietary notices are kept on the material
  • You do not make alterations or additions to the material on this site, or sell it, or misuse it in any way.

Photographs

Most photographs on our website are posed by our beneficiaries but a small selection are by models. Photographs of our beneficiaries are only used when permission has been given. Where there are photographs of children, permission has been sought from their parents for their image to be used.

Viruses

While we make all reasonable attempts to exclude viruses from the website, we cannot ensure such exclusion and no liability can be accepted for damages caused through the downloading of viruses from this site. It is essential that you use up-to-date virus checking software on any computer from which you access the internet.

Limitation of liability

Gingerbread does not guarantee that access to this website will be uninterrupted, that this website will be free from viruses or that this website cannot be tampered with by third parties. Use of this website and the information is entirely at the user’s risk and Gingerbread will not be liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of or related to this website.

Registration

Certain areas of our website are available to you only if you register with us as a single parent member.

To register you need to provide a verifiable email address, choose a username and complete the required fields on the registration form. In order to use our forum you will be required to accept the forum rules.

Password and username

When you register to use our website as a single parent member you will be asked to create a username and password. You must keep this password confidential and must not disclose it to or share it with anyone. You will be deemed responsible for all the activities that occur under your password. If you know or suspect that someone else knows your password, you should notify us immediately.

Ending your membership

You can choose to end your membership with Gingerbread at any time after registration. To let us know you would like to end your membership, email membership@gingerbread.org.uk. Please include your full name, the email address that you have used to register on the website and, if possible, the reason why you would like to end your membership.

If you choose to end your Gingerbread membership, we will erase any of your personal data that we hold in relation to your membership with us.

Governing law

These terms and conditions shall be governed by the laws of England and any dispute arising from these terms and conditions or your use of the website shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of English courts.

Changes to terms and conditions

Gingerbread may make changes to the terms of this agreement on this site. You agree to periodically review this agreement to be aware of any such revisions. Should the revision be unacceptable to you, you agree to stop accessing this site.

If you have any queries about these terms and conditions please contact the web team.