Privacy policy

This policy is effective from June 2013

This privacy policy sets out how The House of St Barnabas uses and protects any information that you give The House of St Barnabas when you use this website. The House of St Barnabas is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected.

Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, and then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

The House of St Barnabas may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.

What we collect

We may collect the following information:

  • Name and job title
  • Company Name
  • Contact information including email address
  • Address & Billing information (For donations only)
  • Date of Birth (For donations only)
  • The areas of the website you visit
  • The amount of time you spend on the site
  • Whether you are new to the site, or have visited it before
  • How you came to our website – for example, through an email link or a search engine
  • The type of device and browser you use

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

Internal record keeping

We may use the information to improve our products and services. We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.

From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests. If you do not wish to be so contacted, please let us know in writing.

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. We are familiar with and follow all relevant Data Protection legislation current from time to time and will only share your personal data with third parties with your written consent or if required to do so by law.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computers hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is deleted.

Payments

All online financial transactions will be encrypted using SSL (Secure Sockets Layer).

Your credit card information

If you use your credit card to donate to us, we pass your credit card details securely to our payment processing partner as part of the payment process. Our card partner (stripe) is certified to PCI Service Provider Level 1. https://stripe.com/help/security