Privacy statement

Kirinari Community Services (Kirinari) collects personal information to conduct its business and meet its legislative obligations.

This statement describes our commitment to keeping your personal information private. It also explains why we collect your information, what information we keep, and how we will use, share, and protect your information.

What personal information does Kirinari collect?

We collect personal information that helps us understand what services you need and to plan the best care with you.

What personal information does Kirinari keep on record?

Any information you share with us may be kept.

This includes:

  • Full name
  • Contact details including address, email and phone number
  • Name and address of carer
  • Current and previous health information
  • Details about the services we have provided to you
  • Services you receive from other organisations
  • Any additional information you provide to us

Who will use this information?

The people involved in your care with use your information to ensure you receive the best care for your personal circumstances.

Sharing your information

We will only give your information to other services or providers if you tell us it’s okay.
Your information will be used by Kirinari to report to those who fund us and meet any legal requirements.
There are some circumstances when Kirinari is required by law to share your information. This includes cases of legal action under a court order, investigations into child abuse or neglect, and situations where you are at risk of hurting yourself or another person.

How does Kirinari protect personal information

Kirinari will:

  • store your personal information safely and securely
  • do what is reasonable to prevent unauthorised access if information has to be shared with a third party
  • not sell or receive payment for disclosing personal information
  • ensure that employees and volunteers never disclose personal information to any person who does not need to know this information.

How to look at your records

You can legally ask to see your records.

If you would like to access your records, please contact:
Quality and Compliance Officer
Kirinari Community Services
L1 Northpoint Tower
366 Griffith Road
Lavington NSW 2641