Privacy Policy

Who we are

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What personal data we collect and why we collect it


Currently we do not allow visitors to this site to leave comments.


In general, we do not allow you to upload images to our web site if however you submit or send us images to upload to the website, you should avoid submitting images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

The information/data contained on a submitted contact form or other forms will, as with standard practice, only be stored for the period where it is in use or where we are legally bound to store it for a given period or where it has been agreed that we can keep the data.


Currently, we do not allow comments to be left on the web site but if, in the future, this changes and we do allow you to leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


Who we share your data with

We will only share your data with relevant organisations (e.g. the NHS) where it is necessary.

How long we retain your data

As with standard practice, your data will only be stored for the period where it is in use or where we are legally bound to store it for a given period.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments and data may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information

As with standard practice, your contact information will only be stored for the period where it is in use or where we are legally bound to store it for a given period.

Additional information

In keeping with standard practice and additional information you submit will only be kept for the relevant or agreed length of time or for a period of time set down by legislation.

How we protect your data

Your electronic data is only kept and used by the Laura Centre or their agreed supporters. Any hard copy of you data is kept by secure means at our offices.

What data breach procedures we have in place

All data breaches will be fully inverstigated by the information officer

What third parties we receive data from

We may on occasion receive data from other organisations. All data collected in this way will be subject to the same rules as that collected directly.

Industry regulatory disclosure requirements

We may, on occasion, be required to disclose information that would otherwise be kept confidential. This may be to a legal body (e.g the police or courts) or to a professional body such as the BACP