Website Privacy Statement

The following confirms how any information that you provide when you use this website is protected.

I am committed to safeguarding and protecting your information and if I ask you for any information then it will only be used according to this privacy statement.

This policy may be subject to alterations in line with legislation and I advise that you check this page from time to time to be aware of any changes. This policy is effective from 25 May 2018.

By continuing to use this website you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this statement.

For the purpose of Data Protection Act 1998 and General Data Protection Regulation 2016 Vanessa Gajewska is the data controller of Compassionate Counsel.

Information collected

My website does not use Google Analytics and does not use Cookies. Data is not collected relating to browsing my website.

You may give me information such as your name and contact details by completing the form on my site or by contacting me by telephone or email.

How I store information

If you contact me via my contact form, no data will be stored by the website or passed to any third party. All data will be transferred and stored within the European Economic Area.

How you transmit data onto my site is at your risk and I cannot guarantee the safety of this. Once I have received your data then I have procedures and security to ensure I do my best to safeguard your information and prevent unauthorised access.

My website is protected by a double locked system that prevents unauthorised access to the site’s code and servers. There is standard email capability direct from the site to the email servers both are held at the same physical location.

How I use information

I use information:

  • To carry out contracts between yourself and me and provide you with the services that you request from me
  • To keep the website safe and secure


I will store information for no longer than 7 years. My computer is password protected to ensure the safety and protection of your information.

Access to information

You can request access to the personal information that I hold on you and except in circumstances when I am not permitted to do so for legal reasons, I will provide this information to you within 30 days.

If you feel that any information that I hold about you is inaccurate then you can ask me to update your information. If you want me to delete your information then please do so in writing and I will endeavour to do so unless I need to keep it for legal or internal business purposes.

© Vanessa Gajewska 2007-2019

phone: 07896 865 326
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