Any information Plan UK collects about you is only used to send you information and to understand more about how our website is used. We’re committed to protecting your privacy, and will never share your personal information with anyone else unless we’re legally required to.
1. Who is collecting my information?
When you are on the Hub for Change website or accessing an application provided by Plan UK or the Youth For Change Facebook pages and are prompted to input any information, you will be sharing your personal information with Plan UK alone unless stated otherwise.
2. What kind of information would Plan UK collect from me?
When you visit this website we aim to collect information about which pages you have accessed, when, how and where from. Some form data may be collected in real time. Furthermore visitors to our website and our associated social platforms may be asked to volunteer information about themselves through participating in surveys, Facebook applications, forwarding their email and / or postal addresses to be on our mailing list for future communications, informing us of their preferred means of communication, or requesting to be on a specific mailing list. We may, for example, keep a record of your name and gender, e-mail address, postal address and telephone number.
3. How would you use my information?
Plan UK uses the information we collect about you for internal use only and will not disclose any of your personal information to anyone, except when we have your permission or under special circumstances when the law requires it. The information we obtain helps us to understand better how our site is used. Your contact details are used to send you any communications and information you request, together with any other information about Plan that we believe may be of interest to you.
If you do not want to receive any further communications from Plan UK you can unsubscribe here.
4. Would I be able to update, delete or correct my personal information?
Plan UK relies on the accuracy of your personal information. We are working on ways to make it easier for you to review and correct the information that Plan UK maintains about you. In the meantime, if you change your email address or are aware that any of the other information we hold about you is inaccurate or out of date, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
5.What about security precautions to protect the loss, misuse, or alteration of my information?
When you give Plan UK personal information, we take all reasonable steps to ensure that the information will be stored and processed securely, in accordance with this policy and with Data Protection Legislation.
6. Plan UK respect for the children shown on this site.
To protect the privacy of the children we work with, photographs and names used on this site are not necessarily those of the actual children concerned.
What are 'cookies'?
'Cookies' are small pieces of information sent to your computer when you visit a website. They allow you to interact with that website, to share pages with social networks, to comment on blogs, to remember your log in, to personalise a site’s content, and much more. Some cookies might send information to other sites so that advertising is more relevant to your interests and what you have previously searched or seen on other sites.
Cookies don’t access any other information on your computer nor do they affect your experience of using any other websites.
Does Plan UK use 'cookies'?
Plan UK doesn’t store personally identifiable information such as credit card details in cookies, but we do use encrypted information gathered from them to help improve your experience of our site.
We're giving you this information as part of our initiative to comply with recent EU legislation, and to make sure we're honest and clear about your privacy when using our website.
Different types of cookies
Plan UK website uses both persistent and session cookies. Persistent cookies are cookies that stay on your computer permanently until you 'manually' delete them. Session cookies delete themselves automatically when you leave a website and go to another one or shut down your browser.
Please note however that if you disable or delete our cookies your use of our website may be restricted and you may not be able to access all the services or facilities.
Find out how to enable or disable cookies for your web browser