Terms and conditions

Please read these Terms and Conditions (“Terms”, “Terms and Conditions”) carefully before using the www.gbss.org.uk website, which is operated by the charity, Group B Strep Support.

Your access to and use of the website is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. These Terms apply to all visitors, users and others who access or use the website.

By using the site, you indicate that you accept these terms of use and you agree to abide by them.

You agree to use this site only for lawful purposes and in a manner which does not infringe the rights or restrict, or inhibit the use and enjoyment of the site by any third party.

External links disclaimer

The website may contain links to external websites that are not provided or maintained by or in any way affiliated with the charity. The charity shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such websites or services.

Medical disclaimer

This information contained on the website is designed for educational and information purposes only. It should not be considered as a substitute for advice given by a health professional covering any specific situation. The charity has taken every precaution in compiling the information on the website. In no event shall the charity or its contributors be liable for any special, direct, indirect, consequential, or incidental damages or any damages whatsoever, whether in an action of contract, negligence or other tort, arising out of or in connection with the use of the website or the contents of the website.

The charity reserves the right to make additions, deletions, or modification to the contents on the website at any time without prior notice. The charity does not warrant that the website is free of viruses or other harmful components.

Group B Streptococcal infection can kill in hours and requires immediate medical attention. Information contained on the website is for guidance only and is not intended to replace advice given by a health professional. The charity cannot be liable for any action taken or not taken as a result of information contained on this website. It does not replace professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment.


If you wish to purchase any product or service made available through the website (“Purchase”), you may be asked to supply certain information relevant to your Purchase including, without limitation, your name, email address and postal address.


We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify or replace these Terms at any time. If a revision is material, we will try to provide at least 30 days’ notice prior to any new terms taking effect. What constitutes a material change will be determined at our sole discretion.


All text and graphics contained on this website is copyright of the charity, unless otherwise stated, and shall remain the property of the charity.

Reproduction of all or any substantial part of the contents in any form is prohibited. No part of the site may be distributed or copied without express approval. Information on this site can only be distributed if all the following terms are

  • Written permission is obtained from the charity by e-mailing [email protected]
  • The copyright notice remains intact on every document or piece of information distributed.
  • The charity is credited for all information distributed.
  • A link to the charity’s website source is provided on the distributed information.
  • The information is only used for non-commercial and informational purposes

Contact Us

If you have any questions about these Terms, please contact us at [email protected]