Website terms of Use

Welcome to our website. If you continue to browse and use this website, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use. If you disagree with any part of these terms and conditions, please do not use our website.

Information about us is a website that is operated by Community Action Network (CAN).

We are a registered charity, number 1081381, and a company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales, number 04024662. Registered office: Beech House, 28-30 Wimborne Road, Poole, England, BH15 2BU.

Accessing the site

Access to the site is on a temporary basis and CAN reserves the right to withdraw or amend the information it provides on the website without notice. CAN will not be liable if for any reason the website is unavailable.

You may use material from our website for your own personal use or for a not for profit or statutory organisation. It must not be used for a commercial purpose. You can:

  • View the pages from our website and download pages for caching in a web browser
  • Print pages from our website
  • Stream audio and video files from our website.

You must not use:

  • our website in any way that is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful
  • data collected from our website to contact individuals, companies, organisations and other entities for commercial purposes.


We do not guarantee information on our site is up to date and accurate. Your use of or reliance on any information on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we will not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.


We process information about a person and organisations in accordance with our Privacy Policy.

Copyright and Intellectual property rights

All intellectual property rights of any nature (including copyright) created or provided by CAN or its employees or volunteers or Associates shall be and remain the property of CAN and any such materials shall be licensed to you for your internal use only. CAN’s status (and any identified contributors) as authors of material on the site must always be acknowledged.

You undertake to keep all materials created by CAN confidential and not to copy, publish or distribute any such information, materials or documents to any third party without CAN’s prior written consent (save where such information is in the public domain or you are required to disclose such information by law).

Images displayed on this website are owned by CAN or owned by individuals we have sought permission from to use. Users of the CAN website do not have permission to capture and reproduce these images without first seeking prior consent from CAN.

CAN owns the copyright for its own images and they are part of the CAN brand. CAN will retain sole use of these images in the public and private domain until further notice.

Links from the site

CAN include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no control of the contents of those sites and accept no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s) or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.

Links to the CAN website

You may link to the CAN site as long as this is done in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage CAN’s reputation. You must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest that there is any approval or endorsement where none exists.

Contact us

If you have any concerns or queries regarding the website please contact us:

  • by using our contact form, or
  • by e-mail at, or
  • call us on 01202 466130, or
  • by post to the registered office address shown above.

Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of England.


We may revise these terms and conditions from time to time. They shall apply to the use of the website from the date of publication on our website and you hereby waive any right you may otherwise have to be notified of, or consent to, revisions of these terms and conditions.

First published 25th March 2014; last updated 31st July 2023