This Privacy statement covers the use of personal information that St Helens Council's Fostering Service collects when you make an enquiry or an application to become a foster carer.

By entering your details in the fields requested, you enable St Helens Council's fostering service to provide you with the services you need, and it may also help us to identify you when you contact us.

Whenever you provide such personal information, we will treat it in accordance with this statement. When using your personal information the we will act in accordance with current legislation. The information will be stored in line with strict data management protocols and treated confidentially.