Privacy Policy

CAN-Abilities Foundation Privacy Policy

This website is operated by CAN-Abilities Foundation. CAN-Abilities are committed to protecting and preserving the privacy of our visitors when visiting our site or communicating electronically with us.

This policy sets out how we process any personal data we collect from you or that you provide to us through our website. We confirm that we will keep your information secure and that we will comply fully with all applicable UK Data Protection legislation and regulations. Please read the following carefully to understand what happens to personal data that you choose to provide to us, or that we collect from you when you visit this site. By visiting our website, you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this policy.


Types of information we may collect from you

We may collect, store, and use personal information about individuals who visit and use our website:
  • Information you supply to us.

You may supply us with information about you by filling in forms on our website. This includes information you provide when you phone us or submit a contact/enquiry and other active forms on your website. The information you give us may include your name, address, e-mail address and phone number, a child’s name, date of birth, etc.

Information our website automatically collects about you.

Regarding each of your visits to our website we may automatically collect information including the following:
  • information about your visit, including what pages you visit.
  • date and time of the visit and what you click on.
  • documents downloaded and download etc.

How we may use the information we collect

We use the information in the following ways:
Information you supply to us. We will use this information:
  • to provide you with information and/or services that you request from us.
  • To send you information about services which may be of interest to you.
Information we automatically collect about you. We will use this information:
  • to administer our site including troubleshooting and statistical purposes.
  • to improve our site to ensure that content is presented most effectively for you and your computer
  • security and debugging as part of our efforts to keep our site safe and secure.

Any such information is collected is done anonymously and is not linked to information that identifies you as an individual.

Disclosure of your information

Any information you provide to us will be used solely for the purpose for which it is collected. We will not share personal information about you with any third-party except in cases that you have consented.

Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our site; any ransmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.

Third-party links

Our site may, from time to time, contain links to and from the third-party websites. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

Changes to our privacy policy

Any changes we may make to our privacy policy in the future will be posted on this page and, where appropriate, notified to you by e-mail. Please check back frequently to see any updates or changes to our privacy policy.


Questions, comments, and requests regarding this privacy policy are welcomed and should be addressed to our trustees using this email address

CAN-Abilities is a non-profit organisation. We support people living with autistic spectrum conditions and other learning disabilities and their families through everyday challenges. As a not for profit organisation we rely on donations from people like you.