Privacy & cookie policy

Use of Cookies on the Jewish Care website

The Jewish Care website uses cookies to enable us to provide our visitors with a better browsing experience. You can read more about cookies on this page. If you wish you can disable cookies via your browser, however if you don't disable them we will assume you are happy for us to continue to use them.

This website is provided and managed by Jewish Care. Community Trading Limited is a trading company owned by Jewish Care which collects information and trades on behalf of Jewish Care. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, “Jewish Care” means both organisations.

This Privacy Policy sets out our data processing practices in respect of information collected on this website by Jewish Care. We take the privacy rights of our website users very seriously and endeavour to ensure that all our procedures comply fully with the Data Protection Act 1998. Jewish Care is registered (No.Z7007114 and No.Z7006980) with the Office of the Information Commissioner for the purposes for which information is collected on this website.

If you have any requests concerning the personal information we process or any queries with regard to our uses of personal data please contact us at privacy@jcare.org.


Information collected

We collect personal information from visitors to this website through the use of online forms and every time you communicate with us. We also collect information (via our secure payment processor) about the transactions you undertake including details of payment cards used. We collect additional information automatically about your visit to our website.


Use of personal information

We may use the personal information you provide via this website to contact you by email, SMS, telephone and/or post in the future about Jewish Care’s work or services for the purposes of:
• Pursuing the objectives of our charity
• Providing care and services for our community
• Fundraising
• Administering promotional campaigns
• Processing event bookings
• Dealing with your enquiries and requests
• Contacting you with information about our products and services
• Carrying out market research surveys
• Using and disclosing information in aggregate form (so that no individuals are identified) for marketing and strategic development purposes.


Marketing preferences

If you do not wish to receive information about our fundraising activities and products or services by post or telephone, please tick the appropriate box where provided.

In addition, we may wish to send you email and SMS communications relating to our fundraising activities and products and services. If you would like to receive these communications, please tick the appropriate box where provided.

You may opt out of receiving any marketing communications at any time by following the instructions contained in each marketing message or by sending us an email at privacy@jcare.org.


Use of cookies

A cookie is a small piece of information sent by a web server to a web browser, which enables the server to collect information from the browser. Find out more about the use of cookies at http://www.allaboutcookies.org.

We use cookies to keep a track of visitors’ browsing patterns and build a profile of usage. This information is used to monitor use of the website but it does not contain any information that can identify you as an individual.

Most browsers allow you to turn off cookies.

How can I control my cookies? 

Browser controls

You can use your web browser (eg Internet Explorer) to:

  • delete all cookies
  • block all cookies
  • allow all cookies
  • block third-party cookies
  • clear all cookies when you close the browser
  • open a 'private browsing' session
  • install add-ons and plug-ins to extend broswer functionality

Browser

Where to find information about controlling cookies

Internet

Explorer

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/278835

Chrome

https://www.google.com/chrome/intl/en-GB/more/privacy.html

Firefox

http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/Clear%20Recent%20History

Safari

http://support.apple.com/kb/PH5042

Opera

http://www.opera.com/browser/tutorials/security/privacy/



Third party sites

From time to time, this website may contain links to other websites which are outside our control and are not covered by this Privacy Policy. Jewish Care cannot be held responsible for the privacy practices of other websites and all visitors are encouraged to check the privacy statement of each and every website they visit that collects personal information.


Disclosures

All information we collect is held in the strictest confidence. We will only disclose personal information to other companies within our group of companies, business partners, government bodies and law enforcement agencies, future owners of our organisation and suppliers we engage to process data on our behalf in line with the Data Protection Act 1998.


Access to your information

You have a right to access the personal information that Jewish Care holds about you. Please email privacy@jcare.org or write to The Company Secretary, Jewish Care, Stuart Young House, 221 Golders Green Road, London NW11 9DQ. Jewish Care is entitled to make a charge for supplying this information and will reply within 40 days of receipt of your request. It will help us to locate your records more easily if you can tell as something about the nature of your contact with us when making the request. Please note that we may request proof of your identity before disclosing personal information.


Internet-based transfers

Given that the Internet is a global environment, using the Internet to collect and process personal data necessarily involves the transmission of data on an international basis. Therefore, by browsing this website and communicating electronically with us, you acknowledge and agree to our processing of personal data in this way.