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The Hyde Foundation Privacy Notice

The organisations operating under the umbrella name of the Hyde Group, as listed below, are committed to providing high quality community services. To do this we need to access, use and at times share your information or personal data, which may include special category data such as your medical details to provide suitable adjustments. This notice tells you what we do with your information and why and how to raise any concerns or exercise any rights you may have regarding your data.
Alternatively, you may require the Hyde privacy notice.

Data and ICO registration

Hyde Housing Association Ltd Ref: Z547722X

Hyde Charitable Trust Ref: Z9400659

Purpose for using data

Assessing eligibility for and providing advice and advocacy by Hyde Housing Association or by referral to third parties, and complaint handling.

Personal Data

Name; address; date of birth; contact details

Lawful Basis - Consent, Legal obligation

Special Category data

Medical information; financial and criminal record where relevant

Lawful Basis - Consent, Legal obligation

Where we get your data

Local authorities; Department of Work & Pensions; creditors; health, social care and welfare service providers; courts and tribunals.

Who we may share your data with and why

Local authorities; the Department of Work & Pensions; health, social care and welfare advisors; GPs or other medical professionals involved in your care; skills and employment training providers. Police and law enforcement for investigation of crime.

Automated decisions

There is no automated decision making.

Retention Period

Your data will be stored and handled securely and destroyed in accordance with our Retention Schedule.

Transfer outside UK

Your data is not/is transferred outside the UK by us or our referral partners.

Exercising your rights

You have rights over the data we hold. You have a right to be informed; of access and to ask for rectification or erasure and to portability. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us at We will consider every request and if there is any reason we cannot agree to it, we will let you know why and how to appeal this decision.

If you have any queries or concerns, please contact us at the above address. You can also contact the Information Commissioner’s Office.

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