Privacy Policy

1.0 Our core beliefs regarding user privacy and data protection

  • User privacy and data protection are human rights
  • We have a duty of care to the people within our data
  • Data is a liability, it should only be collected and processed when absolutely necessary
  • We loathe spam as much as you do!
  • We will never sell, rent or otherwise distribute or make public your personal information

2.0 Relevant legislation

Along with our business and internal computer systems, this website is designed to comply with the following national and international legislation with regards to data protection and user privacy:

3.0 Personal information that this website collects and why we collect it

Makin Life Easier will collect relevant personal information for assessment and report writing purposes only. This will include your name, date of birth, address, contact details and details of your health conditions. It may also include details of other professionals involved in your care. Makin Life Easier uses this information for assessment and report writing only and this information will not be shared, without your consent, to any third parties.
Makin Life Easier will always request your written consent to collect and store this information. In line with current guidance and legislation your personal information will usually be stored for a minimum of seven years before being discarded, unless otherwise requested or agreed.

3.1 Contact forms and email links

Should you choose to contact us using the contact form on our contact us page or an email link none of the data that you supply will be stored by this website but will be routed via whose privacy policy is available here.

4.0 Third party data processors

We do not use third parties to process personal data on our behalf.

5.0 Data Breaches

We will report any unlawful data breach of this website’s database or the database(s) of any of our third party data processors to any and all relevant persons and authorities within 72 hours of the breach if it is apparent that personal data stored in an identifiable manner has been stolen.

6.0 Data Controller

The data controller of this website is: Makin Life Easier.

Kate Makin
Director: Makin Life Easier
Telephone: 0845 838 8497

7.0 Data Protection Officer

Kate Makin
Director: Makin Life Easier
Telephone: 0845 838 8497

8.0 Right to request information

You may request any of the personal information that we hold about you. If you would like a copy of this then please contact Makin Life Easier.

9.0 Changes to our privacy policy

This privacy policy may change from time to time inline with legislation or industry developments. We will not explicitly inform our clients or website users of these changes. Instead, we recommend that you check this page occasionally for any policy changes. Specific policy changes and updates are mentioned in the change log below.

8.1 Change log

3 March 2018

Privacy policy fully updated.

24 April 2018

Privacy policy fully updated.