Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy governs the way Dementia Ireland collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (individually, a “User”) of the website (“Site”). This privacy policy applies to the Site and all products and services offered by Dementia Ireland.

Personal Identification Data
We may collect personal identification data from a User in a range of ways, including but not limited to, when a User visits our site, fills in a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. A User may be asked for, as applicable, name, mailing address, email address, date of birth, phone number and prescriptions requested. A User may also visit our Site anonymously. We will only collect personal identification data from a User for the purpose they chose to provide it for. A User can always refuse to supply personal identification data, except that it may prevent them from participating in certain Site-related actions.

Non-personal Identification Data
We may collect non-personal identification data about a User whenever they interact with our Site. Non-personal identification data may include a User’s browser name, the type of computer used and technical information about a User, including their method of connecting to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilised and other related information.

Web Browser Cookies
Our Site uses “cookies” to enhance User experience. Some cookies are necessary for the functioning of the site. We also use non-essential cookies to help us measure actions on our Site to provide the best user experience, such as Google Analytics, and to provide updates to you outside of our website, such as Facebook. Non-essential cookies may be opted out of by clicking “No” on the notification bar on the Site.

How we Use Collected Information
Dementia Ireland may collect and use a User’s personal information to:
– Improve customer service – Data a User discloses helps us to reply to customer service needs and support requests more effectively.
– Personalize User experience – We may use data in aggregate to identify how our Users as a group use our services delivered on our Site.
– Improve our Site – We may use feedback from a User to improve our services and products.
– Administer a Site function, such as promotion, survey or contest – Send a User information they opted to receive about subjects we think will interest them.
– Send periodic emails – We may use the email address provided to send a User information and updates related to enquiries they make. It may also be used to respond to their questions and other requests. If a User chooses to contact us via our contact form, they will receive email and possibly phone replies. A User who submits this contact form must check the box signifying that they agree to this privacy policy.

How We Protect User data
We implement suitable data collection, storage and processing procedures and security methods to protect against unauthorised access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal data and data stored on our Site.

Sharing a User’s Personal Information
We do not sell, trade, or rent a User’s personal data to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not associated with any personal data involving visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes previously outlined above. We may use third party service providers to help us to operate our company and the Site or manage activities on our behalf, such as sending out surveys and newsletters. We may share your data with these third parties for these limited objectives, only when you have given us your permission.

Managing User Information
There are actions you may take to manage your data during your use of this Site and below are a few examples of ways you can control this:

You may choose at any time not to opt into certain services or promotions on our Site.

You may choose not to use the Contact form.

If you believe the data we are holding about you is incorrect, you may request a copy of this data or that it be deleted, then please write to us, email us or use the contact form provided.

Changes to this Privacy Policy
Dementia Ireland reserve the right to modify our Privacy Policy at any time. When updates are made, we will amend the date at the end of this page. We urge Users to frequently check this page for any updates to remain informed about how we are helping to protect the personal data we collect. Users accept and agree that it is their responsibility to reexamine this privacy policy regularly and remain aware of any modifications.

User Acceptance of These Terms
By utilising this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not consent to this policy, please do not use this Site. Your continued use of the Site after changes have been made to this policy will be considered your acceptance of those changes.

Contacting Us
If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices and dealings of this Site, please contact us at:

Carmel Geoghegan
Dementia Ireland
Canrawer, Oughterard
Co. Galway

Tel: 086 3612907

This Privacy Policy was last updated: October 17, 2019

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