Who we are

The website is operated by Single Parent Action Network, 176 Easton Road, Easton Bristol BS5 0ES
Registered Charity No:1092929


Our Commitment To Privacy                           

Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on our main homepage.

The information we collect

This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on the website. In order to view parts of the site you are asked to register as a member. The personal information collected at registration is:




Email address

Parental Status 

Carer Status 

The number of children that you have

The ages of your children

Your ethnic background

Your childrens ethnic background


Use and storage of your personal information                                                

When you supply any personal information to Single Parent Action Network (SPAN) through the website (e.g. for registrations, comments, community services or etc) we have legal obligations towards you in the way we deal with that data. We must collect the information fairly, that is, we must explain how we will use it and tell you if we want to pass the information on to anyone else.

In general, any information you provide to SPAN will only be used within SPAN. It will never be supplied to anyone outside SPAN without first obtaining your consent, unless we are obliged or permitted by law to disclose it, or for example to safeguard the welfare of our members and their families.

If you use our community parent supporter service we may use the information you post and the responses to compile aggregate statistics (eg; number of registered members, number of individuals addressing specific issues, etc.), to assist us in research and development to supply to our partners.  In these cases, all information will be completely anonymous.

We publish a newsletter and occasionally operate online surveys. We will never sell our members e-mail addresses.



To enhance your experience with our site, many of our web pages use "cookies." Cookies are text files we place in your computer's browser to store your preferences. Cookies, by themselves, do not tell us your e-mail address or other personally identifiable information unless you choose to provide this information to us by, for example, registering on the site. However, once you choose to furnish the site with personally identifiable information, this information may be linked to the data stored in the cookie.

We use cookies to understand site usage and to improve the content and offerings on our site. For example, we may use cookies to personalise your experience at our web pages (e.g. to recognize you by name when you return to our site), and save your password in password-protected areas on our sites. 

By agreeing to these terms and conditions you agree to the use of session cookies in this way. If you do not consent to the use of cookies then please do not become a registered user of the website.


Google Analytics

Google Analytics is a web analytics tool that helps website owners understand how visitors engage with their website. Google Analytics customers can view a variety of reports about how visitors interact with their website so they can improve it. Google Analytics collects information anonymously. It reports website trends without identifying individual visitors. All website owners using Google Analytics are required to have a privacy policy that fully discloses the use of Google Analytics. This website uses Google Analytics. If you wish to you can opt out of Google Analytics


Our Commitment To Data Security

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Our Commitment To Children's Privacy

Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. For that reason, we never collect or maintain information at our website from those we actually know are under 16, and no part of our website is structured to attract anyone under 16.

How To Contact Us

Should you have other questions or concerns about these policies; please send us an email at