Welfare Reform changes affect people who currently claim benefits.
- Bedroom Tax
- Benefit Cap
- Changes to council tax benefit
This section will detail what personal information Pine Court Housing Association (PCHA), collect about you and use if one of our tenants from our Independent Living Schemes nominates you as next of kin.
Personal data, or personal information, means any information about a living individual from which that person can be identified. It does not include data where the identity has been removed (anonymous data).
We may collect, use, store and transfer different kinds of personal data to our telecare (including lifeline equipment and any peripherals e.g. falls detectors, door sensors, sensory aids etc.), response service, about you which we have grouped together as follows:
We will use your personal data to contact you in case of emergency.
PCHA process next of kin details for the purpose of legitimate interests. It is in the legitimate interests of the tenant concerned and the data subject (next of kin) to contact them if an emergency situation arises.
The retention of Next of Kin Details will be kept in line with the tenancy file retention of 6 years after the end of tenancy.