Cookie Policy

We use cookies on our web site, This policy explains why and how we do that.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files which a web site may put on your computer or mobile device when you visit a site or page. The cookie helps the web site to recognise your device. We use the term "cookies" in this policy to refer to all files that collect information in this way.

There are many functions cookies serve. For example, they can help us to remember your username and preferences, analyse how well the web site is performing, or even allow us to recommend content we believe will be most relevant to you.

Certain cookies contain personal information — for example, if you click to "remember me" when logging in, a cookie will store your user identifier.

The Cookies we use

At the time of writing (18 Mar 2020), the list below represents a comprehensive list of all cookies set on the HealthSHIP. The purposes of the cookies in use, as described below, will not change without this policy being updated.

Category: Strictly necessary

HealthSHIP uses a single cookie to enable the essential features of the web site, such as logging in and allowing you to browse requests for help.

No other cookies are used.

Can you block cookies?

It is possible to block cookies, although if you do choose to disable cookies, you won't be able to use this site.

However, if you do wish to disable cookies then you can do so by amending the settings within your browser or mobile device. The links below show you how to disable cookies in some common browsers:

More Information

More detail on how businesses use cookies is available at If you have any queries regarding this Cookie Policy please contact us.

Cookie Details

Cookies we set

  • JSESSIONID (mandatory): used to match user requests to a currently logged-in session

Data on this system is stored in the United Kingdom.

Further privacy concerns or requests for clarification should be emailed in the first instance to This same email address may be used for Subject Access Requests under DPA.