At YMCA Bournemouth, we are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. Whenever you provide personal information to us, we will treat your information in accordance with this privacy notice and in accordance with the Data Protection Act 2018 (as supplemented by the General Data Protection Regulations). This privacy notice explains how we use any personal information we collect about you.
If you have any questions regarding this process, please contact our Head of Housing Kathleen.firstname.lastname@example.org or on 01202 290451.
What information do we collect about you?
We collect information about you including your name, age/gender, date of birth, address/housing history, telephone number, email address, benefit information, national insurance number, next of kin, medical history, life history, (where necessary for safeguarding or other legitimate purposes as our legal basis). This information is collected when you have an assessment.
How will we use the information about you?
We collect information about you to: process and deliver the products or services requested; adhere to legal, accounting or safeguarding requirements; enable us to coordinate events or projects you have agreed to take part in; in accordance with external services such as probation, drug & alcohol services, and for data purposes, and where we have a lawful basis for doing so. We will not use your information for any other purposes.
Your data will be retained for a maximum of three years from the date your licence agreement comes to an end.
Lawful basis for processing
YMCA Bournemouth respects your privacy and we are committed to complying with data protection regulations including that we process all personal data lawfully, fairly and in a transparent manner. Part of this transparency requires that we inform you about our lawful basis of processing your data.
There are six available lawful bases for processing: CONSENT, CONTRACTUAL, LEGAL OBLIGATION, VITAL INTERESTS, PUBLIC TASK and LEGITIMATE INTERESTS. For further details of these please visit the Information Commissioner’s Office.
We have reviewed the purposes of our activity and selected the most appropriate basis for each. Where none has been found in the case of existing data, we have deleted – or are in the process of deleting – the data and no further contact will be attempted.
To offer YMCA Bournemouth’s Housing services to you we have a LEGITIMATE INTEREST to request and keep data to enable the service to be provided to you.