GDPR, PRIVACY POLICY and COOKIES

In line with General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), we are required by law to obtain your consent to hold the information which you may have provided when completing any contact forms via our website.

By completing our contact forms, you are opting in and consenting to Therapies at Nurturing Hands and Baby Massage at Nurturing Hands contacting you. By law, we are required to retain your information for 7 years from your last visit for insurance purposes, and once that time has elapsed, any records held on a secure computer will be deleted, with advice from a professional to ensure this is done satisfactorily.

You may opt out of receiving communications at any time by contacting us by email: lynneatnurturinghands@gmail.com. Please note that all processing of your personal data will cease once you have withdrawn consent, other than where this is required by law (the medical history and insurance requirement), but this will not affect any personal data that has already been processed prior to this point.

If you withdraw your consent, we will be unable to use your data, except in certain limited situations, such as where required to do so by law (the medical history and insurance requirement) or to protect members of the public from serious harm.

We are required to allow you to view your information at any time – you may contact us should you wish to do so, and if you are not happy with the way we are holding and processing your data, you have the right to complain to the ICO.

Personal data submitted on this website will be used for the purposes specified in this privacy policy or in relevant parts of the website. We will not, without your express consent, provide your personal information to any third parties for the purpose of direct marketing.

What information do we collect?

We may collect, store, and use the following kinds of personal data:

- Data only used to contact you or book appointments, as requested.

- Information about any transactions carried out between you and us on or in relation to this website, including information relating to any purchases you make of our services.

- Information that you provide to us for the purpose of registering with us and/or email notifications.

Other disclosures

In addition to the disclosures reasonably necessary for the purposes identified elsewhere in this privacy policy, we may disclose information about you:

- To the extent that we are required to do so by law.

- In connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings.

- In order to establish, exercise, or defend our legal rights (including providing information to others for the purposes of fraud prevention and reducing credit risk) and to the purchaser or seller (or prospective purchaser or seller) of any business or asset which we are (or are contemplating) selling or purchasing.

Except as provided in this privacy policy, we will not provide your information to third parties.

Security of your personal data

We will take reasonable precautions to prevent the loss, misuse, or alteration of your personal information. Of course, data transmission over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.

We will not sell, distribute, or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission, or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.

Policy Amendments

We may update this privacy policy from time-to-time by posting a new version on our website. You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes.

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, unless otherwise stated. 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.

What is a Cookie?

It is generated by a web page server, which is the computer that operates a website. The information the cookie contains is set by the server and it can be used by that server whenever the user visits the site. A cookie can be thought of as an internet user’s identification card, which tells a website when the user has returned. About: Cookies.org

Controlling Cookies on our site

If you don’t want to receive certain categories of cookies, then you can change your cookie settings via your browser.

Contact

If you have any questions regarding any part of this privacy policy, or our treatment of your personal data, please click contact.