A "cookie" is a small file stored on your computer by a web site that assigns a numerical user ID and stores certain information about your online browsing. Bournemouth Borough Council only uses "cookies" to ensure the integrity of transactional processes on our web sites. No personal information is retained and the session identification number automatically assigned to you when you use our web site is deleted at the end of the transaction.

The table below explains the cookies we use and why:

Cookie

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Google Analytics

 

 

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These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.

An overview of Google Analytics privacy

 

To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics you can use their 'Opt out tool'.

ASP.NET

ASP.NET_SessionId This cookie is essential for various forms and web pages to operate. It is set upon site arrival and is deleted when you close your browser.

How and why session IDs are reused in ASP.NET - Microsoft

 

 

News and Updates

Latest news and updates from both Bournemouth Early Help Partnership and the National perspective.

Early Help

What does Early Help in Bournemouth look like and what is the Bournemouth Early Help Partnership?

Thresholds

Levels of Need and Continuum of Support is a tool to help practitioners identify a child's degree of need

Assessments

Completing Early Help Assessments and all the documents you need.

Family Support Hub

What is the Family Support Hub and how can it help me?

Family Issues

Common issues affecting local children & families and the services available to help.

Training

Workforce Development Programme for the Early Help Partnership.

Tools and Resources

A range of free Tools and Resources available to download

Contacts

Useful local contact details. Find out who to contact and how.