Privacy & Cookies

Our privacy statements

Our privacy notices explain how we are aspire will use any personal data you provide to us. Please read these notices carefully and make sure that you understand your rights and responsibilities.

From time to time, as our organisation evolves and develops we may update and make changes to these privacy statements.

You can view the statements relevant to each of our businesses here:

Aspire Housing

Achieve Training

Realise charity

How we use Cookies

How we use cookies to improve your browsing experience on this website.

What are Cookies?

Like most websites, we are aspire use cookies to collect information. Cookies are small pieces of information which are placed on your computer or other devices (such as smart ‘phones or ‘tablets’) as you browse this website. They are used to ‘remember’ useful information and can contribute to the ease of use when your computer or device accesses our websites. Cookies are essential for the effective operation of our websites. They are also used to tailor the content and services offered to you, both on our website and elsewhere.

Information collected

Some cookies collect information about browsing when you access this website via the same computer or device. This includes information about pages viewed, content downloaded such as PDFs or eBooks and your journey around a website. We do not use cookies to collect or record information on your name, address or other contact details. We can use cookies to monitor your browsing behaviour to improve your user experience.

How we use Cookies

Cookies on our website are used for a variety of different purposes, but generally speaking their use breaks down into the following categories:

a) Strictly Necessary Cookies: These are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website.

b) Analytical/Performance Cookies: These allow us to recognise and count the number of users of our website and see how such users navigate through our website. This helps to improve how our website works, for example, by ensuring that users can find what they are looking for easily.

c) Functionality Cookies: These improve the functional performance of our website and make it easier for you to use. For example, such cookies are used to remember that you have previously visited the website to serve you more relevant content.

d) Targeting Cookies: These record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will then use this information to make advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests.

The following lists the cookies used on our website:

_ga / _gat – These cookies enable us to anonymously track how visitors access and browse our website, thereby enabling us to optimise and improve our service. Further information is available at:

PHPSESSID – This cookie is a reference to a unique session for a current browsing session. No personal data is stored in it. The session is ended when a user’s browser is closed.

hubspotuk / _hstc / _hssc / _hssrc – These cookies are used to track how many times you visit our website once a form submission has been completed. It contains the domain, timestamp of your first, last and current visit to enable a greater user experience on our website.

How can you disable Cookies?

You can manage cookies by activating the setting on your Internet browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. How you can do this will depend on the browser you use. Further details on how to disable cookies for the most popular browsers can be found below.

For Microsoft Internet Explorer:

Choose the menu “tools” then “Internet Options”
Click on the “privacy” tab
Select the setting the appropriate setting

For Google Chrome:

Choose Settings> Advanced
Under “Privacy and security,” click “Content settings”
Click “Cookies”

For Safari:

Choose Preferences > Privacy
Click on “Remove all Website Data”

Please note, if you do turn cookies off, this will limit the service that we are able to provide to you and may affect your user experience on our website.