KFMS Privacy & Cookies Policy

Privacy Policy

Statement Of Intent

When you supply any personal information to Kent Family Mediation Services, we have legal obligations under the Data Protection Act 1998 in the way we deal with that information. In particular, we must:

  • collect the information fairly
  • let you know how we will use it
  • keep the information secure

We are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. Whenever you provide personal information we will treat your information in accordance with this privacy policy, and in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

Information We May Collect From You

When you donate, fill out an online form, contact us, or interact with us in any other way, Kent Family Mediation Services may sometimes receive personal information about you, such as your:

  • name
  • email address
  • postal address
  • telephone number

When you visit our site, we also sometimes use cookies, and collect information about your visit. For more details, please see the ‘Cookies’ and ‘How We Use Your Information’ sections below.

How We Use Your Information

We use your information in a number of ways, such as:

  • sending you information about Kent Family Mediation Services for marketing purposes
  • processing a donation that you have made
  • processing an online order
  • processing an online referral or contact form
  • responding to correspondence you have sent to us

We will not contact you for marketing purposes unless you have given your express consent. If you have consented to receive marketing, you may opt out at any time by clicking on the unsubscribe link at the bottom of our emails, or by contacting us through this site.

If you have consented to receive marketing, we may occasionally contact you to ask if you would be prepared to help us with our market research, although participation is purely voluntary.

When you visit our site, we sometimes collect information that enables us to identify you and provide you with a more personalised service. We also aggregate statistics about our supporters to enable us to operate more effectively, but these statistics do not include information which can identify individuals.

Disclosure Of Your Information

We will keep your personal information confidential, and will not supply it to any third party without your consent, unless we are obliged or permitted by law to do so.

Cookies

Cookies are small pieces of information which are sent from our website to your computer or mobile phone and which are stored on your device's hard drive. They help you use our site more effectively, and help us assess how our site is used.

Most internet browsers (such as Internet Explorer, Firefox Mozilla or Google Chrome) give users options about cookies. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies when you log on to and use our site.

You can find out more about cookies and how to remove them from your browser at www.allaboutcookies.org.

Please note that if you remove our cookies, you may not be able to use our site as effectively.

During your visits to our site you may notice some cookies that are not related to Kent Family Mediation Services. You should check the third party websites for more information about these.

Google Analytics

We use a service called Google Analytics which collects information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from, and the pages they visited.

For more information about these cookies, please visit:

http://code.google.com/apis/analytics/docs/concepts/gaConceptsCookies.html

Children

If you are under 16, please make sure you have your parent or guardian's permission before you provide any personal information to us. Children under 16 must not provide us with personal information without this permission.

Third Party Websites

Our website may contain links to third party websites. This policy only applies to this site, so if you follow a link to a third party site, please make sure you read the privacy policy on that site. We do not accept any responsibility for third party sites.

Who We Are

This website is owned and operated by Kent Family Mediation Services, 1 London Rd, Sittingbourne, Kent. ME10 1NQ.

Kent Family Mediation Services, a charity registered in England & Wales with number 1087460.

Any changes we make to this privacy policy will be posted on this page, so please check back from time to time.