Website Privacy

Umbrella Brighton & Hove’ website provides contact details. Contacts via the website will be classified as coming from one of the following, & will be dealt with as set out below:

  • Potential Clients (i.e. a request for advice)
  • Referrers/ partners
  • Potential employees (e.g. enquiring about a job, volunteering opportunities)
  • Supporters

Potential Clients:

In the event that we reply to a request for help from a client they will be encouraged to contact one of our partner agencies.  We will not retain information but instead provide contact details for the partner agency.

Referrers/ partners

Information will be dealt with & kept as appropriate and this is not personal data as covered by data protection act – unless it concerns a client (see above).
Potential employees (e.g. enquiring about a job, volunteering opportunities)
We will keep data only for long enough to determine that we have dealt with the enquiry as appropriate (usually no longer than 6 months). For more information our employee privacy notice is here Employee Privacy Notice 2018

Supporters

Individuals can sign up for our newsletter or contact us for more information.
For more information our supporter privacy notice is here Supporter Privacy Notice 2018

Cookies

Cookie Notice
We are using cookies to provide statistics that help us give you the best experience of our site. You can find out more or switch them off if you prefer. By continuing to use the site without changing settings you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Control Your Privacy
When you visit any website, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of ‘cookies’. This information, which might be about you, your preferences, or your internet device (computer, tablet or mobile), is mostly used to make the site work as you expect it to. The information is not usually personally identifiable to you, but it can be used to give you a more personalised web experience.

Because we respect your right to privacy, you can now choose not to allow some types of cookies to be set. You can find out more about how we use cookies on this site, and prevent the setting of non-essential cookies, by clicking on the different category headings below.

However, if you do this then it may impact your experience of the site and the services we are able to offer.

Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms.

You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.

Performance Cookies
These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site.

We use Google Analytics to provide this service, which uses first party cookies. The data collected is not shared with any other party.

The information we get through the use of these cookies is anonymised and we make no attempt to identify you or influence your experience of the site while you are visiting it. If you do not allow these cookies we will not be able to include your visit in our statistics.

If you have used a Do Not Track browser setting, we take this as a sign that you do not want to allow these cookies, and they will be blocked.