Privacy Notice – Supporting Families

Who we are and what data we collect

London Borough of Newham (LBN) is registered with the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) as a ‘Data Controller’.

This privacy notice applies to you (‘the service user’) and LBN (‘the Council’). The Council takes the privacy of your information very seriously.

What data do we collect

We collect the following personal and special category information:

  • name
  • address
  • date of birth
  • gender
  • family member’s details
  • school attended
  • NHS number
  • National Insurance number
  • unique pupil number
  • financial information and benefits
  • ethnicity
  • religion
  • health information (including medical and Special Educational Needs)
  • reasons for referral
  • social care assessments
  • risk assessments (including behavioural risk assessments, which may include criminal behaviour, offences and/or cautions)
  • attendance and exclusion data