Privacy Notice

Camphill Devon takes the privacy of its Service Users and Supporters very seriously. Our privacy notice applies to how we collect and use any personal information you provide to us and that we collect, whether via phone, email, letters, on line or in any other correspondence from third parties.  It is in line with the requirements and stipulation of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which comes into effect from 25 May 2018.

We recommend that you read our Privacy Notice in full but just in case we’ve summarised the key points for you in the below:

  • Camphill Devon Community Ltd (Camphill Devon, we, our or us) is a charity registered with the Charities Commission under charity number 278173 and a company limited by guarantee and registered in England and Wales under company number 1435068. Our Privacy Officer can be contacted at privacyofficer@camphilldevon.org.uk
  • We only ever collect data that you share with us, or that is provided to us by a relative or the service Commissioner. Where you provide personal data about a third party individual you acknowledge that it is your responsibility to ensure that individual is happy for you to share their personal data with us.
  • We process personal data to provide our services to you or engage your support. Under data protection laws, we are only permitted to process personal data where we have a legal basis for doing so. We will only ever process your personal data in compliance with applicable law.
  • We may share your personal data with third party suppliers or other agencies related to your support (e.g. Adult Social Care, NHS) to enable the efficient and secure provision of services to you. We will never sell your data to third parties.
  • We will keep your data for as long as is necessary to fulfil the purposes we collected it for, including the purposes of satisfying any legal and regulatory requirements.
  • You have important rights under laws aimed at protecting your personal data. Our Privacy Notice sets out your rights and how you can exercise them. For more information see the Access to Your Information section of the Notice. You also have the right to make a complaint to the Information Commissioner’s Office if you are not happy with how we have handled your personal data.