Privacy policy, cookies and accessibility

Privacy

We do not collect personally identifying information about you when you visit our site, unless you choose to provide such information to us. Providing such information is strictly voluntary. Except as might be required by law, we do not share any information we receive with any outside parties.

Online profile updates

If you complete the Profile update form and share your personally identifying information, this information will be used only to provide you with more targeted content. We may use your contact information to send further information about our organisation or to contact you when necessary. You may always opt-out of receiving future correspondence by emailing us at supporterservices@habitatforhumanity.org.uk.

Sending us an Email

You also may decide to send us personally identifying information, for example, in an email containing a question or comment, or by filling in a web form that provides us this information. We use personally identifying information from emails primarily to respond to your requests. We may forward your email to other employees who are better able to answer you questions. We may also use your email to contact you in the future about our programmes that may be of interest.

If you sign up for one of our email lists, we will only send you the kinds of information you have requested. We won't share your name or email address with any outside parties.

Cookies

A cookie is a small text file downloaded onto your computer when you access a website. Cookies allow us to recognise your computer when you next visit our website, but they don’t tell us who you are.

Like most websites, Habitat for Humanity's website uses cookies to give you a better online experience.

Cookies help us identify which bits of our website people are using, which allows us to improve those sections of the website and make it more useful to visitors. Information supplied in cookies also allows us to measure the effectiveness of marketing campaigns. This enables us to plan our marketing campaigns in a cost effective way.

If you use our website, we will assume you consent to us storing and retrieving cookies, unless you have set your internet browser to stop cookies from being saved on your computer.
 
To ensure you get the best from our website, we advise that users keep cookies active on their machine whilst visiting our website. You can manually disable and enable cookies on your PC or mobile device. The process will depend on your browser and is usually part of your 'Security Settings'. You can find out more information about cookies on the All About Cookies website.

We also work with third party websites in order to enhance the information on our website for our supporters and to maintain a presence on social media websites. These websites include, but are not limited to, Facebook, Twitter, You Tube and Google. These websites use their own cookies, however, we have no control on how these are configured. You are still able to disable these from your internet browser.

Accessibility

This website is designed to be accessible to visitors with disabilities, and to comply with government guidelines concerning accessibility. We welcome your comments. If you have suggestions on how to make the site more accessible, please contact us at supporterservices@habitatforhumanity.org.uk.