Terms of use

This website © Parents for Children 2007

Although great care has been taken in the compilation and preparation of this website to ensure accuracy, Parents for Children cannot accept responsibility for any errors or omissions. Any links to external websites have been carefully selected but are provided without any endorsement of the content of those sites.

Copyright and trademarks

a) Parents for Children owns the copyright of, and other intellectual property rights, in parentsforchildren.org.uk and its contents. "Rights" means copyright, database rights, trade marks, design rights and other intellectual and proprietary rights of whatever nature, anywhere in the world. You acknowledge that (i) parentsforchildren.org.uk is protected by these Rights; (ii) these Rights are valid and protected in all media and technologies existing now or later developed; and (iii) except as explicitly provided otherwise, these Terms and Conditions and applicable copyright, trademark and other laws govern your use of such Rights.

b) You may view, print, download or store extracts from parentsforchildren.org.uk for your personal, non-commercial reference without alteration, addition or deletion. You may not otherwise copy, replicate, retransmit, distribute, publish, commercially exploit or otherwise transfer any parentsforchildren.org.uk material or content without prior consent.

If you are not sure whether or not any material can be printed or copied without first obtaining our permission please contact us first at [email protected].


Parents for Children will make every effort to ensure that all information given is true, accurate and complete. However, Parents for Children is not responsible for any errors or omissions or for the results obtained from the use of such information.

Your participation in parentsforchildren.org.uk is solely at your own risk. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from Parents for Children or through parentsforchildren.org.uk shall create any warranty not expressly made in these terms of service or imposed by law.

Our website is made available for public use solely on the basis that Parents for Children excludes to the extent lawfully permitted all liability whatsoever for any loss or damage arising out of use of our website or reliance upon its contents. The information contained on our website was correct at the time of writing.

Limitations of Liability

Except as required by law, Parents for Children shall not be liable for any indirect, incidental, special or consequential losses or damages or loss of profits, data, goodwill, revenue in each case regardless of whether such losses or damages arise in the normal course of events or whether Parents for Children has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

Parents for Children will not be liable for any such losses or damages whether arising in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise arising out of or in connection with this website including without limitation the use or the inability to use parentsforchildren.org.uk, or messages received, or transactions entered into through parentsforchildren.org.uk, or resulting from unauthorised access to or alteration of your transmissions or data.

There may also be times when our services become inaccessible as a result of technical difficulties experienced by Parents for Children or on the Internet; we will, however, use reasonable skill and care to overcome these difficulties where they are within our control.

Control of links to other sites

Our website may contain links to other websites. Such links are provided for your convenience only. Parents for Children does not control such websites and is not responsible for their contents. The mere inclusion of such links does not imply any endorsement of the material on those websites or any association with their operators. We cannot guarantee that these links will work all the time and Parents for Children has no control over the availability of the linked pages.

Requests for links from other sites

If you only wish to link to a maximum of three pages on this site then you do not need to request permission. For descriptive text to accompany the link we suggest the following: "Parents for Children is a charity that specialises in finding loving, caring families for children with exceptional needs. We work throughout the UK to find permanent homes for children who have profound emotional, learning or physical disabilities." or "parentsforchildren.org.uk is a service provided by Parents for Children ( a UK charity which helps to find permanent families for children with special needs)."

Privacy policy

Parents for Children's privacy policy forms part of these Terms of Use.

Other terms

If there is any conflict between these Terms and any rules or specific terms of use appearing elsewhere on this site relating to specific material, then those specific terms or rules shall prevail.


You agree to indemnify and hold each of Parents for Children, its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers and employees, harmless from any claim, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party due to or occurring out of your use of parentsforchildren.org.uk the violation of these Terms of Use by you, or the infringement by you, or any other subscriber of your account, or of any intellectual property or other right of any other person or entity.


These Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and any dispute shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.

Complaints policy

Please contact us for details of our complaints policy.