Cookies are small text files placed on your computer by a website that allow the server to identify your computer across the multiple pages of your visit or different visits. For you, it means you can use the site more efficiently and save time by not having to re-enter your details each time you visit. They also make sure you receive the most relevant information from VHA. Cookies help us to analyse how our customers interact with our sites so we can make improvements.
All of the cookies we use are anonymous and are never linked to your personal details.
We use three types of cookies on our websites:
Third Party cookies
VHA uses Google analytics to record visits to our website and monitor user activity across our sites. This allows us to identify issues with out site so we can make improvements and enhance user experience.
Details on the Google Analytics cookies and how they are used can be found here: https://developers.google.com/analytics/resources/concepts/gaConceptsCookies.
If you want to opt out of receiving Google Analytics cookies. Google produce a browser plugin that allows you to define what information about your visits Google Analytics collects. You can download it from here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout
You’ll find more information about cookies at www.allaboutcookies.org, which gives details on how to delete cookies from your computer.