Website Privacy Policy

GRASAC Website Privacy Notice

The below Policy relates to Gloucestershire Rape and Sexual Abuse Centre’s website and the information we may store about those who visit our site.

Our website is designed and hosted by

We keep our Privacy Notice under review.  Please check this page periodically to make sure you are up to date with any changes.

Who we are

Our website address is:

What we collect and why we collect it

You are only identifiable if you choose to share your personal details with us.  However by using this site, whether by viewing, downloading information or submitting information via contact forms etc, personal information you choose to submit may be used to perform and improve our services.


A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed onto your device.  The benefits of enabling cookies are that they enable websites to recognise your devices and respond to you as an individual, so that the sites can work more effectively.

They also gather information about how you use the site.  We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about webpage traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and a cookie by itself cannot be used to identify you.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer.

Google Analytics uses Google Analytics, provided by Google Inc. to analyse traffic to our website.

Google Analytics requires the use of Cookies to work.

Please visit Google Analytics Data Privacy and Security page for more information on how it works.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, links, 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 tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website

Who we share your data with

GRASAC treats your information with respect.  We do not sell your details to any third parties and we do not share personal information outside of our organisation unless we have your consent or the following applies:

• When a child or vulnerable adult is at risk of harm through abuse or neglect
• When there is a serious risk of harm to the caller or others.
• When there is a court order or other legal requirements.

If the above applies, we will discuss the situation with you before we share any information.  If you would like more information regarding the above please contact

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 or restrict our processing. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.  You can make this request to

Additional information

If you have any queries please contact us at