What information do we collect?
The types of information collected might include names, together with courtesy titles, marital status, date of birth, e-mail address, postal address, telephone number, fax number and bank details. Credit/debit card details are only collected to process your financial transaction and are not stored on the Charity's electronic systems, in compliance with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS).
When you visit our website you may provide us with two types of information:
- personal information you provide to us on an individual basis
- website use information collected as you / others browse our website.
We maintain the highest standards of security, however the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. So, whilst we will do our best to protect your information, we cannot ensure the security of your data transmitted to our website. Any information you submit is sent at your own risk. Once we have received your information we will use strict procedures and security features to prevent unauthorised access to your data.
Similar to other commercial websites, our website uses a technology called "cookies" (see explanation below, "What Are Cookies?") and web server logs to collect information about how our website is used. Information gathered through cookies and web server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at our website, and the websites visited just before and just after our website.