What is a cookie?
- remember certain information about users so they do not have to give the same information more than once
- recognise if users are already logged in to certain areas of the website
- measure how people use our website so we can improve the way information is provided
- display advertisements based on what parts of the Royal Mencap Society website users have viewed – this is done by placing a cookie on your web browser, for example Google Chrome.
Cookie on our website
A cookie is a small file that is put on your computer when you visit a website. It helps the website to remember you and your preferences.
Cookies are small text files that can be used by websites to make a user’s experience more efficient.
The law states that we can store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of this site. For all other types of cookies we need your permission.
This site uses different types of cookies. Some cookies are placed by third party services that appear on our pages.
You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the cookie declaration on our website.