LocalHelpers is a volunteer led initiative to provide software tools to the care & medical sectors. As such, the integrity, privacy & security of the data we hold is our highest priority.
LocalHelpers is provided by a team including technical and security experts, and is already in use by UK borough council, who were satisfied with the risk controls in place.
For legal and compliance purposes, 'LocalHelpers' is by operated as a not-for-profit venture by Bailey Endeavours Ltd, registered in the UK and an established provider of software (makesweat.com) and IT consultancy services. Bailey Endeavours Ltd. is a registered data controller with the Information Commissoner's Office.
This document sets out exactly what we will do with the data we hold.
'Volunteers' - People who have signed up to LocalHelpers.org with the intention of offering help, and in doing so consented to being on the platform. Volunteers can operate independently through our automatic local-volunteer service or by working with volunteering groups.
'Clients' - People whose data is held on LocalHelpers because
LocalHelpers will send outbound communications only in these circumstances.
LocalHelpers.org may send outbound communications in the following circumstances.
Clients whose data is held on LocalHelpers may make a request to have their data in line with GDPR regulations. Deletion requests should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We do not share data for any reason with any other organisations except as part of legal requirements - court order etc.