Caritas Anchor House

Working at the heart of homelessness

Privacy and Cookies

Privacy and Cookies

This page covers how Caritas Anchor House will use information that is collected when you use our website. We are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.

What is collected

The Caritas Anchor House website does not store or capture any personal information when someone visits it.

The system will log your IP address along with other information provided by your browser. This may include the name and version of the browser you are using, your operating system and any website address that referred you to the Caritas Anchor House website. This information will only be used for producing anonymous website statistics and will be used to help us with the delivery of the services on the website.


When you visit the Caritas Anchor House website pages, a small text file called a 'cookie', is downloaded onto your computer. This is called a session cookie. This will only remain on your computer until you close your browser.

This cookie is not used to identify you personally in any way. We will use this type of cookie to collect aggregated website statistics that allow us to understand how visitors use the site. All of the information collected will be anonymous and only used to help us improve the website and report on usage.

A persistent cookie will be downloaded when you first visit the site. These remain in your browsers cookie store between sessions. This type of cookie will allow us to identify repeat visitors to the site.

We use some share tools on our pages from social networks, such as Twitter and Facebook. Any information used via these tools is not shown to us, and we don't store any information from them. Please refer to each site's own privacy policies for more information.

Controlling and deleting cookies on your computer

You may opt to view our website without cookies by adjusting your browser's settings, without affecting how our web pages are displayed or function. All browsers allow you to manage your cookies and you can usually find these controls under the ‘Preferences’ or ‘Tools’ menu. 

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Further information

If you'd like any further information, please email and we'll be happy to help.

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