Data protection for volunteers

Parkinson's UK commits to ensuring the highest level of data protection.

We've developed these resources and tools to help you understand how to work with data. This ensures that together we're offering confidential and robust support for people affected by Parkinson's.

As a volunteer it's vital to know the role you play in keeping people's personal data safe, and that Parkinson's UK is here to support you every step of the way.  

Get ready for GDPR in 12 steps

It's vital you know what the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is and what you need to do to keep people's personal data safe. This guide explains the basics, signposts you to where you can find further guidance, and lets you know the actions you need to take.

Password Protect your Documents

When working with information digitally, one of the easiest ways to keep it secure is to password protect the document. Download our step-by-step guide to help you set a password for your documents

Want more advanced training?

We've developed a range of advanced data protection resources for volunteers who regularly handle personal data.