Dormen guarantees to respect and protect your online privacy. This includes your need and your right to know what we do with any personal information you share with us. It also guides our policies regarding the management of this data, including how the information is collected, processed, and for what purposes.

By accessing the Dormen website, you are consenting to the way information is collected and used, as described within this Privacy Policy. In return, Dormen gives the commitment that we will use any personal data you provide only in ways that are compatible with the following Privacy Policy.

The Collection of Information

Any information provided by you to Dormen will be treated in strict confidence and used solely for the purposes of administering the Dormen business mentoring programme and to comply with any audit requirements and reporting requirements of the organisation(s) funding Dormen. This may include forwarding your personal information on to any organisation that has provided funding to Dormen.

Dormen will hold your information for as long as it is providing mentoring to you and as long as might be reasonably necessary for any legal, insurance, audit or funding requirements. Your personal details will not otherwise be passed to any third party without your prior consent.

Any personal information held about you may be processed as provided and for the purposes referred to above. All such information will be handled by Dormen in accordance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998. You have a right to ask for a copy of the personal information that Dormen holds about you (for which Dormen may make a charge) and to correct any inaccuracies.


We use a number of different cookies on our site. If you do not know what cookies are, or how to control or delete them, then we recommend you visit for detailed guidance.

The list below describe the cookies we use on this site and what we use them for. Currently we operate an ‘implied consent’ policy which means that we assume you are happy with this usage. If you are not happy, then you should either not use this site, or you should delete the cookies having visited the site, or you should browse the site using your browser’s anonymous usage setting (called “Incognito” in Chrome, “InPrivate” for Internet Explorer, “Private Browsing” in Firefox and Safari etc.).

Google Analytics: We use Google Analytics to collect information about visitor behaviour on our website. Google Analytics stores information about what pages you visit, how long you are on the site, how you got here and what you click on. This Analytics data is collected via a JavaScript tag in the pages of our site and is not tied to personally identifiable information. We therefore do not collect or store your personal information (e.g. your name or address) so this information cannot be used to identify who you are.

You can find out more about Google’s position on privacy as regards its analytics service at

WordPress: Our website runs on the popular WordPress CMS and cookies are used to store basic data on your interactions with WordPress, and whether you have logged into WordPress. We use a session cookie to remember your log-in for you if you are a registered user and we deem these as being strictly necessary to the working of the website. If these are disabled then some functionality on the site will not work.

More information on session cookies and what they are used for can be found at


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