Mellow Parenting Cookie Policy

Cookie Compliance

From May 2011 a new privacy directive came into effect across the EU. The resulting new law requires that websites ask visitors for consent to use web cookies. Cookies are an extremely common technology that helps websites remember information about you such as your preferences as you move between pages or even to track the number of visitors to the Mellow Parenting website.

We are committed to respecting the privacy rights of every visitor to our website and to reassure you that we do not use cookies to store personal information about you. As part of this, we aim to provide you full transparency as to which cookies are being set and why they are necessary.

What are cookies?

This website, like many other websites, uses cookies.  A cookie is a simple text file that is stored on your computer or mobile device by a website’s server. It contains anonymous information that allows a website to remember things like your preferences. Cookies can help to give you a better browsing experience and help us to improve our website.

How we use cookies

None of the cookies used on our websites collect personally identifiable information about you.

We use cookies for the following purposes:

  • Maintaining user preferences. If our website has a link to allow you to view the site with a larger font size or without images for improved accessibility, then a cookie will be set to allow that preference to remain between page visits and on your future return to the website.
  • Monitoring our website traffic. We use Google Analytics, a popular web analytics service provided by Google. Google Analytics uses cookies to help us to analyse how visitors use the site.
  • To allow certain functions and to help you navigate the website efficiently.
  • Session management.

Cookies we use:

  • Session Cookies – These are temporary cookies, which only exist until you close the browser you are using to access the website.
  • Persistent Cookies – These are cookies which remain in your cookie file after you have visited our website. These cookies help us identify you when you return to our site.
  • Third party cookies – We work with third parties in order to monitor the site usage and the behaviour of users on our website. These third parties may place a Cookie on your device. Please note no personal information is collected or stored by Mellow Parenting and we are not responsible for cookies used by third party sites.

Third Party Cookies We Use:

  • Facebook – users can share Mellow Parenting website content with their Facebook friends and family. View Facebook privacy policy
  • Twitter – users can share tweets about the Mellow Parenting web page they are viewing. View Twitter privacy policy
  • Linkedin – users can share relevant content on the Mellow Parenting website on Linkedin, View Linked in privacy policy
  • Vimeo – users can share videos published by Mellow Parenting. View Vimeo privacy policy 
  • Google Analytics – a trusted analytics solution to enable us monitor site usage and make improvements.  View Google privacy policy

How to Turn off Cookies:

Different browsers offer different ways to turn off cookies please research full instructions for the browsers you use. Please note turning off cookies may restrict the functionality and full user experience of the Mellow Parenting website. Please note that, if you do not wish to enable cookies (or if you disable cookies), you will still be able to browse our website and use it for research purposes.

Cookie Policy Updates

We may update our cookie policy from time to time to ensure future cookie compliance. Please continue to check this page periodically for changes and updates made.

If you have any questions please contact us by email: enquiries@mellowparenting.org

or write to us at:

Mellow Parenting,
Unit 4,
Six Harmony Row,
Glasgow G51 3BA

Mellow Parenting is a Company Ltd by Guarantee 349127 with Scottish Charitable Registration SC 037384

Last updated April 2018