Privacy policy

Leeds & York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (“our Trust”) is committed to protecting your privacy in accordance with the Data Protection Act (1998) and will not use any information we may hold about you for any purpose other than that for which it was collected.

We do not automatically capture or store personal information through our website except in the cases outlined below. Under no circumstances is your data used for anything other than the purpose for which it has been collected.

Visitors to this website
When someone visits www.leedsandyorkpft.nhs.uk we use a third party service, Google Analytics, to collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. We do this to find out things such as the number of visitors to the various parts of the site. This information is only processed in a way which does not identify anyone. We do not make, and do not allow Google to make, any attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our site.

Cookies
We use cookies to ensure our site works effectively. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites you visit.

More information on the use of cookies on www.leedsandyorkpft.nhs.uk can be found on our cookies page.

Links to other websites
This privacy policy only covers www.leedandyorkpft.nhs.uk. This website includes links to other websites who have their own privacy policies and we cannot be held responsible or liable for how they may use your data.

Contacting our Trust through this website
Your personal details will be held and processed by Leeds and York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (our Trust) as the Data Controller in order to provide you with information in response to your enquiry and to contact you in the manner you have requested.

Our Trust will process your personal details strictly in accordance with the Data Protection Act (1998) and your information will never be passed to third parties, other than in limited cases where our Trust is bound by law to do so.

Although our Trust will always treat the information you provide with the strictest confidence, we cannot guarantee the security of the world wide web. It is possible, though very unlikely, that someone other than our Trust could access and read information sent to us by email. If you feel concerned about this, please use another form of contact such as telephone or post. ​

Visit our contact us page for details of alternative contact methods