Privacy Policy

Beacon of Light Website Privacy Policy

 

This privacy policy sets out how Beacon of Light Counselling Centre (BLCC) uses and protects any information that you give BLCC when you use this website.

BLCC 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.

BLCC 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 01/07/18.

What we collect

We may collect the following information:

  • name
  • contact information including email address.
  • other information specific to your care and relevant to services and supports which we offer

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping.
  • We may use the information to best allocate a relevant service or specific type of intervention.
  • We may use your contact details to communicate with you to schedule an appointment, put you on our waiting list, or offer some consultations regarding your mental health needs.

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

 

Controlling your personal information

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:

  • whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes
  • if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by writing to or emailing us at office@beaconoflight.ie

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.

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under current GDPR legislation.

If you would like a copy of the information held on you please write to 4 Collinstown Grove, Neilstown, Dublin 22. And mark for the attention of the manager.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.