Privacy Policy

 

General Information

This Privacy Policy is meant to help you understand what data we collect, why we collect it, and what we do with it. As you use our website, we want you to be clear how we’re using information and the ways in which you can protect your privacy. This is important; but we’ve tried to keep it as simple as possible.

How We Collect Your Data

The only data we collect via the Compassionate Dorset website is your name and email address, if you subscribe to our e-newsletter via our online form here, OR if you use our online ‘Contact Us’ form on the footer of the Home page here.

What We Do With Your Data

The information you provide on our online contact form is only used to answer your enquiry by email. We will NOT add you to our e-newsletter unless you specifically subscribe to our e-newsletter by using the separate page and form.

The information you provide if you subscribe to our e-newsletter will be to automatically add you to our mailing list so we can send you e-newsletters.

E-newsletters will include updates by email about Compassionate Dorset specific news, offers, events and campaigns, and/or volunteers news – according to the preferences you make when you opt-in to our e-newsletter.

You can update your preferences, or change your mind at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the footer of any email you receive from us, or by contacting us at info@compassionatedorset.co.uk.

Sharing Your Information

We will NEVER share your personal data with any third party, except as detailed below, without your explicit consent.

The only people who have direct access to your data are our Core Group Volunteers and Group Co-ordinator, and we will treat your information with complete respect.

PLEASE NOTE however that by subscribing to our e-newsletter you acknowledge that the information you provide will be transferred to MailChimp for processing in accordance with their own Privacy Policy and Terms. More information on MailChimp below.

MailChimp for E-Newsletters

We use MailChimp as our trusted marketing automation platform to send our e-newsletters. The information you provide when you subscribe to our e-newsletter will be transferred to MailChimp for processing in accordance with their own Privacy Policy and Terms.

You can update your preferences, or unsubscribe to our e-newsletters at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the footer of any email you receive from us, or by contacting us at info@compassionatedorset.co.uk.

Cookies for Google Analytics and WordPress

We also collect user data through cookies for Google Analytics for the purposes of seeing how users are finding, searching for, and interacting with our website.

Our website is powered by WordPress.org who also provide us with website user data, for the purposes of seeing how users are finding, searching for, and interacting with our website.

This information is completely anonymous – it does NOT include any personal data such as name/s or any contact details.

More Information

If you have any concerns at all about our Privacy Policy please contact us at info@compassionatedorset.co.uk.