Stepping Stones for Families

Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how Stepping Stones for Families Ltd uses and protects any information that you give Stepping Stones for Families Ltd when you use this website.

Stepping Stones for Families Ltd 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, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

Stepping Stones for Families Ltd 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. This policy is effective from 7 April 2017.

What we collect

We may collect the following information:

  • your email address, should you sign up to receive our newsletter
  • contact information if you fill in the form on the Contact Us page
  • your browsing behavior when using our site

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:

  • sending you our newsletter
  • getting in touch with  you to respond to a query
  • we may use the information to improve our website content, layout, design and user experience.

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.

When you sign up to our mailing list, the email address you provide is stored in Mailchimp, and details about browsing behavior is stored on the Google Analytics platform. When you use the form on the Contact Us page to send us a message, this is transmitted by email directly to our head office.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling your personal information

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we are compelled to do so by court order.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee may be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to Isobel Lawson, CEO at isobel@ssff.org.uk

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.