Grassroots Suicide Prevention, a registered charity and registered company (We, Us, or Our) are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.
This policy as set out at http://www.prevent-suicide.org.uk/stay_alive_app_privacy_policy.html applies to your use of:
This policy sets out the basis on which any personal data We collect from you, or that you provide to Us, will be processed by Us. Please read the following carefully to understand Our views and practices regarding your personal data and how We will treat it.
For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 1998 (the Act), the data controller’s are Grassroots Suicide Prevention and Switchplane.
The app allows the user to input some mildly sensitive information, which is detailed below. No other data is collected. To be 100% clear, the app does not collect the end user’s name, email address, passwords for any service, banking information, etc. The only information that is collected is detailed below.
Reasons for Living
The user can enter:
If you communicate with us, we collect the information and content you provide to us, including personally identifying information such as your name, email or other contact information. You can provide anonymous feedback by using an email account that does not reveal your identity.
The app makes use of Google Firebase Analytics to collect anonymous usage data. No personally identifiable information is collected. We are fully compliant with international data management standards and do not send any data outside to the European Economic Area (EEA).
We will at all times comply with the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) 2018, including ensuring that there are appropriate technological and operational procedures in place to protect your and other users' information.
We work to protect the security of your information during transmission by using Transport Layer Security (TLS) software, which encrypts transmitted to Google Firebase Analytics.
Before downloading Stay Alive we advise users to set up basic password management on their devices. Examples of basic password management are: a screen lock or passcode. There are no minimum requirements for the password.
Setting a device passcode or password protects the data on your device by locking the device. When a device is locked, users must enter a password to unlock it. This feature helps prevent unauthorised access to the device, to keep your device secure and protects your personal information if the device is ever lost or stolen.
Stay Alive app includes third-party advertising and links to other websites. We do not provide any personally identifiable customer information to these advertisers or third-party websites.
Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices or content of such other websites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information that we collect on this Service.
All guidance and information within the app are reviewed and updated every 6 months to check all resources are updated and links are in working order.
We do not use GPS technology to determine your current location.
Our Services are not directed towards and may not be used by persons under 17.
You have various rights in respect of the personal information we hold about you – these are set out in more detail below. If you wish to exercise any of these rights or make a complaint, you can do so by contacting our staff team. You can contact us in the following ways:
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