Privacy Policy

Like most other websites, sleepout.org.uk uses cookies. These are small text files that help us understand how you use our website. Cookies are really important to us as they help us learn more about you and, in turn, help us increase our donations and campaign activity.


Cookies help us to:
See what pages and functions are used most on our website; See how many people use our website; See how people come to our website. For example, from a newspaper advert, online advert or from the letters and emails we send out to our supporters; Help us spread the word of Centrepoint's work. For example, if you come to our website, you may see our adverts on other websites you visit.

The type of cookies we use
The types of cookies we use on the Website are set out below:

Website analytics
Centrepoint uses Google Analytics and AT Internet to monitor how our website is used. They collect information in an anonymous form and will not allow us to identify you or collect any personal information about you. We use these cookies in particular to find out how web users react to our fundraising appeals and campaigns. Analytics does not track your internet activity after leaving the Website.

Social media cookies
Our website contains link buttons and content from Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, so that you can easily share content from our website with your social media networks. If you use these features, these social media sites may store cookies on your device/computer. Information on the cookies used can be found in the information given on these sites. Please visit these social media sites directly to read the information about which cookies may be stored on your device/computer.

Website cookie acceptance
We will use a cookie to record if users have accepted the use of cookies on our website. This cookie will be stored on your device/computer if you have consented to our use of cookies by indicating your consent to the pop-up message on the Website.

Internet browsers
Internet browsers (Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox, etc) normally accept cookies by default. However, it is possible to set an internet browser to reject cookies. By clicking the message about cookies when you visit our website indicating your consent you are consenting to our use of cookies unless you set your internet browser to reject cookies. If you do not accept our use of cookies as set out in this policy, please set your internet browser to reject cookies. More information about cookies can be found on www.allaboutcookies.org