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paulacarrdiabetestrust.co.uk does not knowingly collect or intend to collect any personal information about you using cookies. paulacarrdiabetestrust.co.uk does not share your personal information with anyone.
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What cookies do we use?
Our website sets the following cookies:
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If you are concerned about cookies and would like to ask further questions please do not hesitate to write to our website developers – [email protected]
Personal information policy
Our personal information policy contains the standards you can expect when we ask for, or hold, your personal information. It also covers what we ask of you, to help us keep information up to date.
We hold records on supporters of The Paula Carr Diabetes Trust.
This personal information is held on one database.
How our information is managed
We manage, maintain and protect all information according to legislation.
We have security measures in place to maintain and safeguard the confidentiality, integrity and availability of our systems and data. We know how important it is to protect supporters’ privacy and to comply with applicable UK data protection laws.
If we ask supporters for personal information we will:
- let them know why we need it
- only ask for what we need, and not collect excessive or irrelevant information
- make sure nobody has access to it who shouldn’t
- only keep it for as long as we need to
- not make it available for commercial use
In return, to help us keep your information reliable and up to date, we ask customers to:
- give us accurate information
- tell us as soon as possible of any changes, such as new address
All information is stored, processed and communicated in a secure manner making it readily available to authorised users.