This page explains how Age UK Kensington & Chelsea uses any information visitors gives to us on the Age UK Kensington & Chelsea website, and the ways in which we protect visitors' privacy.
The Data Protection Act
Under the Data Protection Act, we have a legal duty to protect any information we collect from you. We use appropriate technologies to safeguard your data, and keep strict security standards to prevent any unauthorised access to it. We do not pass on your details to any third party unless you give us permission to do so. We do not send you subsequent communications unless you give us permission to do so.
What information do we collect?
We use customer contact information from the 'contact us' form to send the visitor information or materials requested by the visitor. The visitor's contact information is also used to contact the visitor when necessary, for example, to fulfill a query.
Cookies are tiny software files that are stored on a computer or mobile device when an individual visits a website. Cookies allow websites to recognise that a user on an individual computer has previously visited the site. The cookies save some information about that user for when they access the site again in the future. You can find out what cookies the Age UK Kensington & Chelsea website use in the table below.
For more information about the different types of cookie, visit the About Cookies website .
||This functional cookie remembers the individual's colour and location preferences so that next time they use the site these are displayed rather than the sites default settings.
||When you access this website a cookie is generated with a unique session ID. This cookie will expire when the browser is closed.
||This cookie enables Age UK's Intellitracker software that helps us analyse information such as visitor numbers and browser usage so we can continue to improve your experience of our website.
||The information in this cookie is used to track the activities of individuals who have visited this site via third-party websites.
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||Age UK uses a tool called Google Analytics to give us statistical data on the performance of our website. These cookies are placed by Google Analytics.
We use 'session cookie' on our website, which store some of the visitor's 'preferences' while they move around the site (like font sizes). Cookies are pieces of data created when users visit a website. Visitors can set their computer not to accept cookies. Session cookies are deleted when visitors leave the site. They do not contain any personal information about users, and do not hold any information about which sites they visited before the Age UK Kensington & Chelsea website.
We collect log file information from all our visitors, which we use to make changes to the layout of the site and to the information in it, based on the way visitors move around it. Log files allow us to record visitors' use of the site. Our hosting provider, uses the log file information to provide us with website usage information.
What happens when visitors link to another site?
We do not pass on any personal information about our visitors to any other site.
Age UK Kensington & Chelsea is the operating name of Age Concern Kensington & Chelsea. Registered Charity No: 1082658. A Company Limited by Guarantee. No: 03926026. Registered office: 1 Thorpe Close, London, W10 5XL.