Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy
Effective date: July 26, 2018

This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you use our Service and the choices you have associated with that data.

REFUGE OF HOPE recognise that your privacy is very important to you. Providing your personal information is an act of trust that we take very seriously, and we are committed to protecting your privacy. We undertake that we will not sell, trade, give or rent any of the personal information obtained from you to a third party.

INFORMATION: We acknowledge that we will collect and store information about you as part of the normal operation of this website. Information volunteered by you, such as e-mail address, name, address and telephone number (not required by us), is used only for the purpose for which it was disclosed. We do not publish personally identifiable information collected through this website.

PRINCIPLES: In this regard, we will act ethically and as evidence of this commitment, we will take reasonable steps to comply with a number of principles (see in greater detail below) in relation to the information you give to us about you.

AUTOMATIC RECORDING: We may automatically record details about any computer used to access our website (such as the IP address, domain name and browser type), the date and the time of access and details of information downloaded. This information is not capable of identifying you.

COOKIES: This website may use cookies. Cookies are pieces of information stored on an individual’s computer and are used for customising site information to improve user experience and tracking user navigation. If you are concerned about the use of cookies, you can set your browser to refuse cookies or warn you when cookies are being used.

SECURITY: We take all reasonable security measures to protect personal information from loss, unauthorised access or modification. We reserve the right to gather more extensive information about any attempted access to this website that raises security issues and, if appropriate, make disclosures to the relevant authorities.

POLICY UPDATING: This website will be continually improved and up-dated. This may change the way we manage personal information. The content of this internet Privacy Statement may be up-dated from time to time to reflect any changes.You should check this page periodically for changes to this Privacy Statement.

ANONYMITY: You can access our web site home page and browse the public area of the Refuge of Hope website without disclosing personal information. Refuge of Hope will, wherever it is lawful and practicable, give you the option of not identifying yourself to us except where it is necessary to use our website services.