Youth Focus North West is committed to improving the lives of young people by enabling you to have a voice in matters that affect you. We encourage young people to participate in activities run by YFNW both face to face (when it is safe to do so) and through online platforms in order for you to engage and for your voices to be heard. Providing online service allows us to continue to provide activities and support for young people.
Youth Focus North West needs to collect and use certain types of information about the individuals who come into contact with us in order to carry out our work. This personal information must be collected and dealt with appropriately and there are safeguards to ensure this under the General Data Protection Regulation May 2018.
We will collect the minimum information needed to safeguard you and carry out our work, this may include:
Youth Focus NW’s main work area is Youth Voice and running activities, meetings and events for young people. In light of COVID-19 we have transferred many of our services online.
You have the right to request a copy of the information that we hold about you. If you would like a copy please email [email protected].
We want to make sure that your personal information is accurate and up to date. You may ask us to correct or remove information you think is inaccurate.
You have the right to withdraw consent at any time by emailing [email protected]
Consent is usually valid for 12 months.
After this time we will store the data securely for a maximum of 6 months and then destroy.
We will only share your information with third parties if funding contracts require it. In this instance we will ensure that your information is not shared further by implementing agreements with the appropriate third parties.