Privacy and Cookies

GDPR and Data Protection Act 2018

CYSCB is committed to ensuring that we are transparent about the ways in which we use your personal information and that we have the right controls in place to ensure it is used responsibly and is kept safe from inappropriate access, theft or misuse. We keep your personal information safe and secure by complying with the Data Protection Act 2018 and the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) – https://ico.org.uk/for-organisations/guide-to-the-general-data-protection-regulation-gdpr/

At the point that you provide your information for a specific use eg in a “contact us” form, for example), we'll respond appropriately to the email that is generated. We will never sell your personal information.  We respect your privacy. Information you provide, or that is gathered automatically, helps us monitor our activities and the services you are entitled to as visitor to our website.

We may change this information without notice, so you should come back to this page and any other relevant pages from time to time.

By visiting this website, you are automatically agreeing to our privacy and cookies policy.

What is a cookie?

A cookie is a small text file stored on your computer or device in which the website holds information about your visit.  The kind of information stored can include which pages you have visited (for web visitor statistics or to give you content recommendations) or to enable you to complete online forms without the need to re-enter details on subsequent pages.

How does YorOK/CYSCB use cookies?

We use cookies for anonymised statistical reporting and to support key functions of the website, such as forms. We only ever use this information to enhance your experience of using our websites and to measure web page usage so we can make informed decisions on where we need to improve our web service.  We do not use the information captured for any other purpose nor do we share it with anyone else.

What if I want to opt out?

You can switch off cookies in most browsers by using the browser preferences. Please refer to your browser help files for more information on how to do this.  However, please be aware that because certain web functions rely on cookies this may affect your use of this website.