Privacy Policy

Queen Elizabeth’s Foundation for Disabled People (QEF) respects your privacy and are committed to protecting your privacy online.

This Privacy Policy relates to personal data collected by QEF via our websites, donation forms, fundraising responses, emails and telephone calls. This statement explains QEF’s privacy and data protection practices.

We reserve the right to amend this Privacy Policy, without notification.

By continuing to use this website you are agreeing to the terms of this Privacy Policy.

Please read the following to find out about our practices regarding the collection, use and disclosure of personal information on QEF’s website. If you have any queries about this policy, please contact info@qef.org.uk, or call 01372 841100.

We collect and securely store personal information that you provide. By providing us with your personal data, you consent to the collection and use of any information you provide in accordance with the above purposes and this Privacy Policy.

Personal information is any information that can be used to identify you; it can include information such as your name, date of birth, email address, postal address, telephone number, and credit or debit card details.

Personal information transmissions which provide payment or account details are encrypted.

This information is not made available to other organisations or companies, but may be used by QEF in the following ways:

To mail, call or email you with information related to the website or other QEF sites, products or services.

To contact you in the event of a necessary communication exchange requested by you or initiated by QEF (e.g. to confirm or check any details asked for).

To communicate our campaigns, membership, fundraising and other activities.

To further our charitable aims.

To use in aggregate form, that is not personally identifiable for analysis to help us improve our services and products.

QEF will never pass your details on to third parties for marketing or promotional activities or used in any other way. We may sometimes share your information with trusted service providers who are authorised to act on our behalf. We may also need to disclose your information if required to do so by law.

The accuracy of your personal details is governed by the accuracy of the information you provide. We do not verify personal information. QEF is not responsible for errors or problems that arise as a result of inaccurate information provided by you.

We use a secure server when you make a donation via our website. We also take appropriate measures to ensure that the information disclosed to us is kept secure, accurate and up to date and kept only for so long as is necessary for the purposes for which it is used.

If you do not want to be contacted about our services please email us on info@qef.org.uk or call 01372 841100.

You may edit or delete your details at any time. Please email: info@qef.org.uk with your name, email address, postcode and details of your request if you have any comments or questions about our Privacy Policy.

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented. However, no warranty or guarantee, expressed or implied, concerning the content or accuracy of the information stored and maintained within this information service is made. The information is presented ‘as is’.

QEF use cookies (a small piece of information sent from our website to your computer and stored on your hard drive to help us to identify you quickly when you next visit). A cookie allows QEF to personalise the website to your requirements and avoid lengthy registration and personalisation.

We use cookies to provide accurate monitoring reports to help us understand our users’ interests and preferences in order to ensure that the website is as user-friendly as possible.

If your personal details change, please help us to keep your information up to date by notifying us at info@qef.org.uk.

We may change our Privacy Policy from time to time, so please check back periodically.

This policy was last updated in January 2015.