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Privacy Policy

Our Commitment to Your Privacy

Partnerships in Care are committed to protecting your privacy and security. From time to time we may invite you to supply personal information in order for us to provide you with services (such as email newsletters, event invitations). In order to deliver such services, we will need to process and store your personal information.

By submitting your personal information, you consent to such processing and transfers in connection with such services and for any other purposes to which you consent at the time you provide the information or as provided in this privacy policy "Who Else Will We Tell About You" section below.

This Policy only applies to the use that we make of data provided to us via the Internet and email. Other uses may be made of data provided to Partnerships in Care in correspondence, by telephone or by other means not detailed in this Policy.

Why we need to collect information from you

We will notify you as to the types of information we are collecting about you as well as the uses we intend to make of that information. We may use the information we collect about you to notify you from time to time about our services we think you'll find of interest.

Who else will we tell about you?

Subject to what we say below, we will not pass on your personal details to any third party, including site sponsors or advertisers. We may aggregate statistics about our users, traffic patterns and related site information. These statistics will not contain any information about you from which you could be identified.

Security and possibility of international transfer

Please note that countries outside the EEA may not have the same level of protection as countries within the EEA, but we always demand that those parties to whom we transfer data adhere to the same security procedures that we follow ourselves. By submitting your personal information, you consent to such processing and transfers in connection with such subscriptions or services and for any other purposes to which you consent at the time you provide the information.

Cookies

What you need to know about how Partnership in Care (PiC) uses cookies on its websites, and how to choose to manage or remove them if you wish to do so.

What are cookies?

When you visit Partnerships in Care website, Partnerships in Care uses “cookie” technology try to make that experience simple, personalised and meaningful. Cookies are small pieces of information with a unique identifier which are sent to your computer or any similar device you use to access the internet e.g. smart phone, tablet or other mobile device when you visit a website and which store and sometimes track information about your use of the website.

You browser's preferences can permit a website to send its own cookie to your browser. Many websites do this automatically whenever a user visits their website in order to report on website traffic. Your browser will prevent a website accessing the cookies sent to you by other websites.

A number of cookies Partnerships in Care use last only for the duration of your web session and expire when you close your browser. Other cookies are used to remember you when you return to the website and will last for longer.

How does PiC use Cookies?

Partnerships in Care use cookies to:

  • recognise when a visitor to an Partnerships in Care website has visited before; this means we can identify the number of unique visitors we receive to the website and allows us monitor the traffic to the website to make sure we have enough capacity to ensure the website works efficiently for the number of users that we get;
  • customise elements of the promotional layout and/or content of the pages of the website;
  • Collect statistical information about how our visitors use the website(s) so that we can improve the website(s) and learn which parts are most popular to visitors
How to manage cookies

Internet browsers allow users to manage their cookies. They can be set to accept all cookies, to let them know when a cookie has been set, or never to receive cookies.

Each browser works in a different way: use the ‘Help’ menu in your browser to find out to change your cookie preferences. For information on how to do this on the browser of your mobile phone you should refer to your handset manual.

Please be aware that disabling cookies completely means that certain personalised features will not then be provided to that user and therefore they may not be able to make full use of all of the website’s features.

Some of the cookies used by Partnerships in Care website are set by us, and some are set by third parties who are delivering services on our behalf. Managing, deleting or blocking these cookies requires you to visit the websites of these third parties. Details are provided in the section Third-party cookies below.

Most web browsers automatically accept cookies but, if you prefer, you can change your browser to prevent that or to notify you each time a cookie is set. You can also learn more about cookies by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org which includes additional useful information on cookies and how to block cookies using different types of browser.

a) Our cookies

We may set a number of cookies for user experience

b) Third party cookies

Certain cookies are either set by third parties on the Website or these are set by us using the third parties cookie code. More information about cookies placed by third parties and how to restrict or block their cookies can be accessed by following the link to their website.

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These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.

Google Analytics Privacy Policy

In addition to cookies, tracking gifs may be set by us or third parties in respect of your use of the Site. Tracking gifs are small image files within the content of our site or the body of our newsletters so we or third parties can understand which parts of the website are visited or whether particular content is of interest.

Feedback, comments & suggestions

If you have any queries about Our Privacy Policy or any queries about the protection of personal information we hold about you, please do not hesitate to contact us: Our address is
Partnerships in Care, 2 Imperial Place, Maxwell Road, Borehamwood, Hertfordshire, WD6 1JN