Lika Family Fostering
Web Privacy and Cookies Policy

This site is provided and managed by LiKa Family Fostering.
Company No: SC489561.

This privacy policy refers to: www.LiKaFamilyFostering.co.uk and applies solely to this website.

DATA COLLECTION:
LiKa Family Fostering 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). Our compliance with this policy, ensures that all data we collect is only used for the purpose for which it was requested. The request is made explicit to each person at the point of gathering information and consent if explicitly gained.

We take the privacy of our enquiries, carers and colleagues extremely seriously and all personal information we collect is held securely and safely. The policy sets out why and how we collect, store and use the information gathered on this website.

WHY WE COLLECT INFORMATION:
LiKa Family Fostering collect information from time to time from users of this website to ensure that we are providing the most interesting and appropriate information we can for you, at the best time and in the most easily accessible way. This is not shared with anyone outside of the LiKa Family Fostering recruitment team and Ofsted (In our inspection).

LiKa Family Fostering cannot guarantee the total security of any personal information sent over the internet although any personal information received by LiKa Family Fostering will be held securely when we do receive it.

HOW WE USE IT:
LiKa Family Fostering will only contact you in the way that you have requested to be contacted. If you opt in to receiving information from LiKa Family Fostering, either by email, phone or post. LiKa Family Fostering may then use your personal information to: send you up-to-date information about LiKa Family Fostering by post, text or email; to update you about our company developments, or to invite you to take part in or attend one of our events.

LiKa Family Fostering 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.

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 LiKa Family Fostering, you can contact us by telephone, post or email and we will cease to contact you:

Call 02086672111
Email enquiries@likafamilyfostering.co.uk
Post:
LiKa Family Fostering,
Davis House, 4th Floor
1 Robert Street,
Croydon
CR0 1QQ

NON-PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION:
Aggregate or summary information is collected automatically by our system e.g. number of visitors to the site. In order to do this we may need to send “cookies” to your computer. This information is used to monitor use of the web site and will not contain information that can identify you as an individual.

ABOUT “COOKIES”
A cookie is a small text file on the user’s browser and hard drive that uniquely identifies the user’s browser.

There are two types of cookies: Persistent cookies and Session cookies

  1. Persistent cookies remain on the user’s hard drive until the user erases them or until they expire.
  2. Session cookies are temporary and are erased when the browser exits.

Our website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

THIRD-PARTY SITES OR LINKS:
This website contains links to external sites. Please be aware that LiKa Family Fostering is not responsible for the privacy policy of other websites and encourages users to read other sites’ policies if they leave the LiKa Family Fostering site.