Children in Crisis is committed to protecting individual privacy and securing the personal information made available by users of Children in Crisis websites (that is, all sites within the “Children in Crisis.org” domain) as well as Children in Crisis web pages on other sites (such as official Children in Crisis profiles on social networks).
Our cookies help us:
- Make our website work as you’d expect
- Save you having to login every time you visit the site
- Remember your settings during and between visits
- Improve the speed/security of the site
- Allow you to share pages with social networks like Facebook
- Continuously improve our website for you
- Make our marketing more efficient (ultimately helping us to offer the service we do at the price we do)
- Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
- Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
- Pass data to advertising networks
- Pass personally identifiable data to third parties
- Pay sales commissions
You can learn more about all the cookies we use below.
More detail on the cookies used on this site
- Making our shopping basket and checkout work
- Determining if you are logged in or not
- Remembering your search settings
- Remembering your preferences such as colours, text size and layout
There is no way to prevent these cookies being set other than to not use our site.
Third party functions
Disabling these cookies will likely break the functions offered by these third parties
Social Website Cookies
So you can easily ‘Like’ or share our content on the likes of Facebook and Twitter we have included sharing buttons on our site.
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Provide us with lots of sharing buttons all in one neat package.The privacy implications on this will vary from social network to social network and will be dependent on the privacy settings you have chosen on these networks.
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Turning Cookies Off
You can usually switch cookies off by adjusting your browser settings to stop it from accepting cookies (Learn how here). Doing so however will likely limit the functionality of our’s and a large proportion of the world’s websites as cookies are a standard part of most modern websites.
It may be that you concerns around cookies relate to so called “spyware”. Rather than switching off cookies in your browser you may find that anti-spyware software achieves the same objective by automatically deleting cookies considered to be invasive. Learn more about managing cookies with antispyware software.
Children in Crisis only collects details about users of this website with their consent. All data that we collect is managed in accordance with the Data Protection Act (1998). This ensures that all data we collect is only used for the purpose for which it was requested. We take the privacy of our supporters extremely seriously and all personal information we collect is held securely and safely.
Why we collect information
Children in Crisis collects information from users of this website to ensure that we are providing the most interesting and appropriate information we can for you, our supporters, at the best time and in the most easily accessible way.
We do not sell or share your data
Children in Crisis respects our supporters’ right to privacy and choice. We never sell or swap our supporters’ personal details.
When we collect information
We collect information from you when you sign up for the newsletter, complete an online donation or contact us form, email either the [email protected] address or email a member of staff directly.
Children in Crisis cannot guarantee the total security of any personal information transmitted over the internet although any personal information received by Children in Crisis will be held securely.
How we use your personal information
Children in Crisis will only contact you in the way that you have requested to be contacted. If you have chosen to continue receiving information from Children in Crisis either by email or post, Children in Crisis may use your personal information to: send you up to date information and newsletters about or work by post or email; contact you to ask you to support a particular project or contact you to invite you to take part in or attend one of our events.
Children in Crisis will only email you if you have said that you would like to receive electronic communications from us in line with the Privacy and Electronic Communication Regulations. All emails we send you will give you the option to decline future emails.
Updating or changing your personal information
You have the right to contact us either by telephone, post or email at any time to ask what information we hold about you or to amend or update the information we hold about you. If at any time you decide that you no longer wish to receive information from Children in Crisis you can contact us by telephone, post or email and we will cease to contact you.