We are committed to protecting your personal data and ensuring that it is processed fairly and lawfully. Information you provide to us will be processed in accordance with the UK General Data Protection Regulation (UK GDPR), the Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA 2018) and subsequent legislation.
See the Council's Corporate Privacy Notice
The following information relates specifically for services provided by the Dudley Council Public Health - Children and Young People’s Team. Your personal data may be collected directly by the Children and Young People’s Team or by an organisation that we commission to provide the following services and programmes:
- Family Nurse Practitioners
- Healthy Pregnancy Support Service
- Home Start
- Health Visitors
- Breastfeeding Support
- School Nurses
- National Child Measurement Programme (NCMP)
- Child Weight Management Programme
- Stop Smoking support for Young People
- Young People’s Drug and Alcohol Service
- Young People’s Sexual Health Services
- Tier 2 Positive Steps Team
- Healthy Settings Award
- Inclusive Activezone
- Free Swimming
- Smoking Prevention
- Relationships and Safeguarding Education
- Health Related Behaviour Questionnaire
- Young Health Champions
- Triple P Parenting Programme
- Fizz Free February
- Video Interactive Guidance (VIG)
Opting out of the use of your information
You have the right to opt out of Dudley Council, Public Health receiving or holding your personal identifiable information. There are occasions where service providers will have a legal duty to share information, for example for safeguarding or criminal issues. The process for opting out will depend on what the specific data is and what programme it relates to.
If you would like further information about opting out of the use of your information, please contact The Children and Young People’s Team on 07825 175190 or email CYPTeam@dudley.gov.uk
The law also gives you a number of rights to control how we use your personal and special category information. If you would like more information on your rights, please see the Council's Corporate Privacy Notice.
If you have any worries or questions about how your personal information is handled, or to exercise any of your rights please contact our Data Protection Officer at email@example.com or by calling 0300 555 2345.
You can also make a complaint to the Information Commissioner’s Office if you are unhappy with how the council has handled your personal data. You can contact the ICO via ICO Contact Us.
Last reviewed 20/09/2023