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Privacy Policy and Cookies

Hadassah Australia is committed to safeguarding the privacy of its visitors. This privacy policy explains what happens to any personal data that you provide, or that we collect from you, whilst you visit our site.

Information we collect

In running our website we may collect and process the following data about you: Information about your use of our site including details of your visits such as pages viewed and the resources that you access. Such information includes traffic data, location data and other communication data. And information provided voluntarily by you. For example, when you send an enquiry or information that you provide when you email us.


Aware of Australian privacy regulations and other legislation world-wide, we inform you that this site uses cookies, but not for anything devious. Just makes forms and such, work properly, and for Google Analytics, so we can monitor web traffic. Cookies are downloaded to your computer and stored on the computer’s hard drive. Such information will not identify you personally. It is statistical data which does not identify any personal details. You can adjust the settings on your computer to decline any cookies if you wish. This can easily be done by activating the ‘Reject cookies’ setting in your browser.

Use of information

We use the information that we collect from you to provide services to you. In addition to this we may use the information for one or more of the following purposes:

  • To provide information to you that you request from us relating to our services, i.e. sending you a reply when you contact us.
  • To provide information to you relating to offers and events.

Such additional information will only be provided where you have explicitly consented, by online sign-up to an email newsletter. We comply with the Australian Spam Act 2003. Newsletter sign-ups are administered using a secure third-party organisation, Campaign Monitor. We will never allow selected third parties to use your data.

Storing personal data

In operating our website it is sometimes necessary to transfer data that we collect from you to secure locations outside of Australia for processing and storing. This particularly applies to forms. By providing your personal data to us, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing. We do our utmost to ensure your data is treated stored securely.

Disclosing your information

We will not disclose your personal information to any other party except in the circumstance where we sell all or part of our business where we are legally required by law to disclose your personal information.

Third party links

Where suitable, we do include links to third parties on this website. Provided links do not mean that we endorse that site’s policy towards visitor privacy. You should review their privacy policy before sending them any personal data.

Social media platforms

Communication and actions taken through external social media platforms that this website and its owners participate in, are subject to the terms, conditions and privacy policies held by each social media platform. This website may use social sharing buttons which help share web content directly from web pages to the social media platform. Users are advised before using such social sharing buttons that they do so at their own discretion. Further, please note that the social media platform may track and save your request to share a web page respectively through your social media platform account.

We use Facebook Custom Audiences in order to deliver advertisements to Facebook users, through Facebook Pixel. This technology and code, specifically cookies, is used to customise Facebook content and advertising to you. It provides social media features to analyse traffic to the site. We will share information about your use of our site with our digital strategy advertising team. Facebook Pixel may record:

  • Your IP address.
  • Type of device you are using.
  • Operating system version.
  • Browser language.
  • Landing pages.
  • Number of clicks on a page or a feature.
  • The pages viewed and date and time of activity.

We never collect personal information, such as GPS location and name. Facebook Pixel identifies Facebook users through coded and secure information.

Questions or comments?

Please contact us at australia@hadassah.org and we will respond as soon as possible.

Resources and more information

Australian Privacy Act 1988

Campaign Monitor privacy information

Twitter privacy policy

Facebook privacy policy

Google privacy policy