Terms of Use

Whilst Voluntary Action Harrow has made effort to ensure the information here is accurate and up to date we are reliant on the information provided by the different organisations. No guarantees for the accuracy of the information is made.

User data

As part of using this site you may enter information about yourself or your organisation. We take the security of that data seriously. We host our service on Heroku who take the security of their databases seriously, and we employ Expedited SSL to secure the communication between your browser and the Heroku servers. Absolute data security cannot be guaranteed, but we take every possible precaution to keep any data you provide secure within our system.

About cookies

Cookies are small text files used by websites to recognise you when you return and we use them in our site to:

  • Remember who you are when you return to this site.
  • Keep you logged in (when using a public computer you should always log out).
  • To monitor and provide statistics about which pages are looked at and what searches people perform.

Harrow Community Network (HCN) follows best practices for cookie use, and here's a list of all the cookies used on this website by us, and our technology partners:

  • APISID, HSID, NID, SID, OGPC, PREF, SAPISID, SSID: These cookies are used by Google to store user preferences and information when viewing pages with Google maps on them.

  • _LocalSupport_session: Rails session cookie - allows you to login to the site.

  • cookie_policy_accepted: A cookie to indicate whether you have accepted our cookie policy.

Opting out of cookies?

You can opt out of storing cookies by:

  • Setting your browser to not accept cookies.
  • Only permit certain trusted sites.

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