Community Action Suffolk’s other subsidiary companies include Business Services at CAS Ltd (03332778), DBS At CAS Ltd (02919237) and IT Services At CAS Ltd (04281770), also residing at Brightspace, 160 Hadleigh Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP2 0HH.
Community Action Suffolk 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.
Community Action Suffolk 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 01/05/2018.
“We” is defined as Community Action Suffolk throughout this policy.
“Partners” are defined as all Community Action Suffolk staff and our subsidiaries listed above.
On registration to become a member of Community Action Suffolk or a user of Community Action Suffolk services, depending whether you are an individual or organisation, we will collect various information to allow us to setup your membership or to deliver the other services you have requested. We will only collect the information we require to deliver the service you have requested.
This data includes all your contact information such as name, address, telephone number, email address etc plus any newsletter receiving preferences. Specific information relating to the exact types of data we collect will be detailed on our membership signup form or on other service request forms (such as training, event registration etc).
We log usage data when you visit our website via Google Analytics. We use log in’s, cookies, device information and Internet Protocol (IP) addresses to log your use.
Device and Location
When you visit or leave our Services (including our plugins or cookies or similar technology on the sites of others), we receive the URL of both the site you came from and the one you go to next. We also get information about your IP address, proxy server, operating system, web browser and add-ons, device identifier and features, and/or ISP or your mobile carrier.
We may contact you via email, telephone and post, we will send you messages about the availability of our Services, security, or other service-related issues. We also send messages about how to use the Services, network updates, reminders, and promotional messages from us and our partners. You may change your communication preferences at any time by contacting us or by visiting one of our emails and using the unsubscribe function at any time. Please be aware that you cannot opt-out of receiving service messages from us.
We may contact you via email or telephone with information pertaining to services offered by ourselves or our Partners.
We use the data (which can include your communications) to investigate, respond to and resolve complaints and Service issues (e.g., bugs).
We use data collected from Google Analytics for the further development of our Services in order to provide you and others with a better, more intuitive and personalised experience, drive membership growth and engagement of our Services.
We do not disclose your data or information to any third parties, other than the suppliers who we work with to provide you the services you are requesting access to. They will have access to your information as reasonably necessary to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for other purposes.
We will share your information with other employees within Community Action Suffolk to process any payment information, develop the service and to provide the service on a day to day basis. We may also share it within Community Action Suffolk’s subsidiary companies (as detailed at the top of this policy) for marketing purposes.
We use others to help us provide our services – namely the company who we have chosen to host this website and also suppliers that enable us to provide the products you have signed up to. They will have access to your information as reasonably necessary to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for other purposes.
It is possible that we will need to disclose information about you when required by law, subpoena, or other legal process or if we have a good faith belief that disclosure is reasonably necessary to (1) investigate, prevent, or take action regarding suspected or actual illegal activities or to assist government enforcement agencies; (2) enforce our agreements with you, (3) investigate and defend ourselves against any third-party claims or allegations, (4) protect the security or integrity of our Service (such as by sharing with companies facing similar threats); or (5) exercise or protect the rights and safety of Community Action Suffolk/Community Action Suffolk, our Members, personnel, or others. We attempt to notify Members about legal demands for their personal data when appropriate in our judgment, unless prohibited by law or court order or when the request is an emergency. We may dispute such demands when we believe, in our discretion, that the requests are overbroad, vague or lack proper authority, but we do not promise to challenge every demand.
Change in Control or Sale
We retain your personal data while your account is in existence or as needed to provide you Services. This includes data you or others provided to us and data generated or inferred from your use of our Services. We will continue to retain your data for future marketing purposes unless you tell us otherwise by unsubscribing from our mailing list or asking for your data to be removed. The retention period for your data, after cancellation of service or registration is for a period of 5 years, after which date, all data will be removed.
Rights to Access and Control Your Personal Data
For personal data that we have about you:
Delete Data: You can ask us to erase or delete all or some of your personal data (e.g., if it is no longer necessary to provide Services to you).
Change or Correct Data: You can ask us to change, update or fix your data in certain cases, particularly if it’s inaccurate.
Object to, or Limit or Restrict, Use of Data: You can ask us to stop using all or some of your personal data (e.g., if we have no legal right to keep using it) or to limit our use of it (e.g., if your personal data is inaccurate or unlawfully held).
Right to Access and/or Take Your Data: You can ask us for a copy of your personal data and can ask for a copy of personal data you provided in machine readable form.
If you want to remove yourself from our mailing list which will stop ALL communications from Community Action Suffolk then from one of our emails, simply click on the “Unsubscribe” link at the bottom and follow any on screen instructions. Alternatively you can also contact us via email at email@example.com or by telephone on 01473 345400 and we will process your request for changes, deletions or requests of data within 1 calendar month.
If you choose to close your Community Action Suffolk account, you will be automatically removed from our mailing list and all of your services associated with your account will end when your subscription period (that you have paid for) has ended.
We retain your personal data even after you have closed your account if reasonably necessary to comply with our legal obligations (including law enforcement requests), meet regulatory requirements, resolve disputes, maintain security, prevent fraud and abuse, enforce our User Agreement, or fulfill your request to “unsubscribe” from further messages from us.
We implement security safeguards designed to protect your data, such as HTTPS on our websites, hardware and software firewalls, username and password based permission systems as well as a variety of physical security methods on buildings that host your data. We regularly monitor our systems for possible vulnerabilities and attacks. More information on specific measures enforced can be seen below.
All Community Action Suffolk IT Services are provided in a locked, secured and alarmed building which is monitored by an external security company outside office hours. Servers hosted in the building are also stored in an airconditioned, locked room within the building to provide additional protection.
Community Action Suffolk has a hardware firewall over it’s router to protect users within the building against online threats. All computers within the Community Action Suffolk network are protected with business class Internet Security Software.
Any sensitive client data that Community Action Suffolk stores i.e. login passwords to systems are stored in password and credential based systems which only the IT team has access to.
Community Action Suffolk enforces WPA2 password security methods to protect it’s wireless networks against threats.
This website and all websites owned by Community Action Suffolk are protected with a “SSL” encrypted certificate.
However, we cannot warrant the security of any information that you send us. There is no guarantee that data may not be accessed, disclosed, altered, or destroyed by breach of any of our physical, technical, or managerial safeguards.
Community Action Suffolk’s mission is to strengthen and champion community action in Suffolk by supporting the voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) sector in its work.
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Address: Brightspace, Ipswich, IP20HH
Phone: 01473 345400
Fax: 01473 345330