Cookie Policy

References to “our”, “us” or “we” within this Cookie notice are to WISH. For the purpose of applicable data protection laws, the data controller is WISH, 15 Old Fold Road, London, E2 9PL (registered charity number 1054621). This means that we are responsible for determining how and why your personal data is processed. To learn more about how we process your personal data, please see our Privacy Policy.

Like most websites, our websites use cookies to collect information. Cookies are small data files (of letters and numbers) that are placed on your computer or other devices (such as smartphones or tablets) as you browse this website.

Cookies are used to ‘remember’ when your computer or device accesses our website and to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our websites and also allows us to improve our sites.

We use the following cookies:

  • Essential cookies: These cookies are strictly necessary for the operation of our websites.
  • Analytics (or performance) cookies: These cookies collect anonymised information about how and when you and other visitors use our websites, such as which pages are visited most frequently. Information collected by performance cookies is used to improve how our website works and to enhance your experience on the website, for example by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily, to find out what kind of content users are interested in.
  • Marketing cookies: These cookies record your visit to our websites, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. This information is used by third parties to make advertising more relevant to your interests. We note that opting out of marketing cookies will not remove advertising but will make it less relevant to you.

Cookies are stored for different periods of time on your computer or device depending on whether they are “session cookies” or “persistent cookies”.

  • Session cookies are deleted when you close your browser or leave the website. They are only stored on your computer or device for that browser session or website visit.
  • Persistent cookies are stored on your computer or device for a period of time after you close your browser or leave the website.

How do I change my cookie settings?

You can change your cookie preferences at any time by clicking the icon in the right-hand corner of the site.

You can also block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. Your browser’s ‘help’ function will tell you how to do this. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit aboutcookies.org or allaboutcookies.org.

However, please note that if you choose to block all cookies, this may limit your ability to use our websites.

Changes to this Cookie notice

We reserve the right to change our Cookie notice from time to time. If we decide to change our Cookie Notice we will let you know by posting information on the homepage of youngwomenstrust.org.

Contact us

If you have any questions about this Cookie Policy, please contact us on 020 8980 3618 or email us at info@womenatwish.org.uk or via post at WISH, 15 Old Fold Road, London, E2 9PL.