Privacy Statement

Care After Prison (CAP) – Privacy Statement

Care After Prison (CAP) is a peer led charity organisation which provides information, referral and support services to people who have been affected by imprisonment. In particular, this service offers ex-offenders a safe environment where they identify areas of need within their lives where support is needed to continue with their goal of leading crime free lives.

CAP, its trustees, management and staff are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy and comply with our obligations under the Data Protection Acts 1988 and 2003 (as amended), and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

It is the intention of this Privacy Statement to explain to you the practices of CAP in relation to the information we collect about you and other website users.

Please read this Statement carefully, together with our Cookie Policy (and any other documents referred to on it) as they set out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, will be processed by us.  By visiting the CAP website, you are accepting and consenting to the practices described in this Statement.  Naturally, if you are not happy with this Website Privacy Statement you should not use this website.

Information We Collect

You may choose to give us information about you by phone, e-mail or otherwise. CAP only asks you to disclose as much information as is necessary to provide you with information requested.

We may also collect details of your visits to our site (including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data, weblogs and other communication data), and the resources that you access. When you access our website, your computer’s browser provides us with information such as your IP address, browser type, access time and referring URL which is collected and used to compile statistical data on the use of our website. This information may be used to help us to improve our site and the services we offer.


We endeavour to use industry standard security measures to protect your information and to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of any information in our control. However, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure and we cannot guarantee that all of your private communications and other personally identifiable information will never be disclosed. However, we will use our reasonable endeavours to ensure that such information is kept as secure as possible.

Amendments of this Privacy Statement

This Privacy Statement may change from time to time, and any changes to this Policy will be posted on the website and will be effective when posted.  As your use of CAP website is subject to your acceptance of this Privacy Statement, and any amendments made, please review the Privacy Statement each time you use this website.

Third Party Sites

Our website may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites from other organisations.  If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies.  Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

This legal notice and all issues regarding this website are governed exclusively by Irish law and are subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Irish courts.


Delay or failure on our part in enforcing any of our rights shall not constitute a waiver by us of our rights and remedies. If any part of this Privacy Statement is held to be invalid or unenforceable, the validity or enforceability of the remainder will not be affected.

Contact Us

Your privacy is important to us. If you have any comments or questions regarding this Statement, you can contact: