Information Collection and Use
We are the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We will never sell, share, or rent this information to others… ever. Daughters of Charity of St Vincent de Paul collects information from our users at several different points on our website. We will use this information to contact you, and keep you informed of our services.
This web site may contain links to other sites. Please be aware that Daughters of Charity of St Vincent de Paul is not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by Daughters of Charity of St Vincent de Paul.
If a user wishes to subscribe to our newsletter and/or update bulletin, should this be available, we ask for the user’s email address. You will be sent an e-mail to confirm your request, then added to our mailing list. An unsubscribe link is provided on our newsletter/bulletin page to remove your e-mail address from our list.
Notification of Changes
What is a Cookie?
In terms of the internet, a cookie is a small text file which is placed on your computer when you access a web site. The cookie will usually contain information such as; the web site’s name, a user ID, the extent of the cookie’s effect, and a unique number. Cookies will not reveal your identity, or indeed any personal information.
For the most part, cookies bring many benefits to the internet user, especially if you visit some web sites on a regular basis – your preferences are saved so that you don’t have to re-enter or re-select details or options. Additionally, cookies help to improve internet shopping, i.e they are used to remember the items you have placed in your basket before checking out.
Daughters of Charity of St Vincent de Paul use only two types of Cookies:
Session Cookies are essential for the operation of our website and they expire after each browser session. These session cookies are therefore only temporary.
Persistent Cookies are also used on www.daughtersofcharity.org.uk/ but they do not collect any information which identifies a user. However these persistent cookies do collect information on how each visitor to the site uses it and records which pages are visited for analytical purposes. The user cannot be identified only their flow through the website and the pages visited.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This, however, may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
At Daughters of Charity of St Vincent de Paul, your privacy is extremely important. You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you, or have any questions about the privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with us, please Contact Us and let us know. Thank you.