What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files sent from a website and stored in the user’s web browser while the user is browsing a website.
When users visit the same website again, the browser sends cookies back to the website allowing the website to recognise the user and remember things like personalised details or preferences.
More information about cookies and details of how to manage or disable them can be found on http://www.aboutcookies.org.uk/.
Which cookies does jrs.ie use?
When you use the jrs.ie website the following types of cookies can be set on your device:
If you make a donation or fill in our expression of interest in volunteering form, we may store some cookies to make it easier for you to complete these forms again in the future.
These cookies are used to collect statistical information about visitors of the website and the pages they view.
These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and used anonymously. We use these cookies to understand what content is popular which helps us to improve our website.
We use Google Analytics to provide this service. The data collected is not shared with any other party.
Targeting and Tracking cookies
These cookies are used to deliver advertising that is more relevant to you and your interests. They are also used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign.
They are usually placed by advertising networks with our permission. They remember that you have visited a website; this information is shared with other organisations such as advertisers. Often targeting or advertising cookies will be linked to site functionality provided by the other organisation. Some examples of services that use these types of cookies include Google AdSense or DoubleClick.
Third party cookies
Some cookies that have been set on our websites are not related to jrs.ie or our partners websites. When you visit a page with content embedded from, for example, YouTube or Facebook, these service providers may set their own cookies on your web browser.
We do not control the use of these cookies and cannot access them due to the way that cookies work, as cookies can only be accessed by the party who originally set them. You should check the third party websites for more information about these.
Third party requests
These are requests that are made from a user to an external service such as Google Analytics for example. Despite the fact that these requests don’t set any cookies, they can still transfer some information to third parties.
For more information about how to manage cookies, including opting-out of cookies please visit: http://www.aboutcookies.org.uk/
If you wish to opt-out of targeting and advertising cookies please visit: http://www.youronlinechoices.com/ie/your-ad-choices
You can view a list of cookies set by jrs.ie using a cookie checker service like http://www.cookie-checker.com
Your device or browser may also enable you to control the collection of data from your device – see your device and browser instructions for more information in this respect.
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Policy updated: 29th May 2019