We are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy and security. Any personal information you provide via our website will be treated in accordance with this policy and reflects our duties under the UK Data Protection Act to use your personal information fairly, keep it secure, make sure it is accurate, and keep it up-to-date.
By joining our mailing list or making a donation to ODCD, you are agreeing to be bound by this policy.
This policy explains:
What personal information is collected from you
How we use your information
Who has access to your information
Links to other websites
Changes to your information
1. Information collected from you
We may collect personal information when you visit our site, ask about our services, make a donation, or provide information voluntarily over the phone or by mail. This information may include your name, address, contact details, date of birth, credit/debit cards, IP address, and how you interact with our website.
By providing us with your personal data, you consent to the collection and use of any information you provide in accordance with the purposes stated below and this privacy statement.
2. How we use your personal information
We may use your information in relation to the administration of donations and legacies, or in sending you communications about our work, fundraising and other activities.
3. Who has access to your information
We are committed to ensuring that your personal information is secure. Any details you give us will be held in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. We will not sell, share, or lease this information to any other third parties unless we have your explicit permission or are required by law to do so, for example by court order.
We may need to share your details with volunteers, employees, contractors, agents and professional advisors who work on our behalf for the purposes outlined above. Written agreements exist between ODCD and such parties that there must be no further disclosure of such personal data.
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5. Links to other websites
ODCD provides a number of links to other websites on this site. We cannot be held responsible for the content or performance of external websites, or for their privacy and security policies. You are advised to check these yourself if you have any concerns.
6. Changes to your personal information
The accuracy of your information is important to us. You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information. Whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate how you would like us to contact you.
If you change address or 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 address to the right. Incorrect information will be deleted or amended promptly
If you need to update the contact information we hold for you, or you wish to be taken off the ODCD mailing list, please email our Pastoral/Administrative Secretary: firstname.lastname@example.org.
We aim to respond to any requests promptly.
Churches near you
ODCD works with deaf and hard of hearing people across Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire. //Find a church
The Chaplaincy Team
Our Chaplaincy team are actively involved in supporting the deaf and hard of hearing in a variety of ways. //Meet the team
Events near you
There are services and events taking place across the Diocese that you can get involved in. Our calendar provides details. //Find a service