Cookie Policy

GWIRVOL.org (the website for the GwirVol Partnership, which is managed by Wales Council for Voluntary Action, charity no: 218093, company no: 425299, registered office Baltic House, Mount Stuart Square, Cardiff CF10 5FH) is intended to provide information and resources to young people and organisations in Wales about volunteering.

GWIRVOL gathers information from users of this web site both automatically and when they complete online enquiry forma. We routinely monitor the access logs and retain, on computer, a complete copy of this file and any associated electronic communications. We use cookies, linked to a 'known users' database to welcome repeat visitors and provide a more personal service.

Details we store include all data collected by our cookie system & the IP address assigned to users that visit our web site (the IP address is provided by your Internet Service Provider and is used while you are online to route content to your PC, TV or mobile). This information is collected to facilitate the smooth and uninterrupted operation of our business, and is also used as one of our key service improvement monitors.

Confidentiality and privacy of the individual are very important to us. GWIRVOL does not share any personal data we collect on our hosted web sites, or users with any other parties.

Use of cookies on the GwirVol site

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

We use them to help gather anonymous information on how our website is used. This information helps inform decisions on how we can improve our website and provide a better service for visitors. Additionally, the social media functionality we use also sets cookies. The details of all cookies we set can be seen below:

GwirVol site cookie acceptance (1st Party)

This cookie is used to record if a user has accepted the use of cookies on the Imaginet website.

PHP Session (1st Party)

This session cookie is set when a user first loads a page, the cookie is required by the underlying technology to power the site, it lasts the duration of the user session + 30 minutes and is removed when the user closes their browser. It does not store any user information; it is used to maintain a unique link between the browser and the site for the purposes of information requests and session data used by the site to manage user logins. This cookie can be able to be set without confirmation as it is crucial to the basic operation of the website.

Google Analytics (1st Party)

These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.

To disable the storage of cookies and remove any that have already been set, please click this link: Remove & Disable Cookies.

Please note, some parts of the site will not work properly if you disable the use of cookies.

Click here to re-enablecookies on this site

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