The following describes the Center for Child & Family Health’s (CCFH) policies governing the collection, use, and protection of personal information provided by visitors to www.ccfhnc.org, a website operated by CCFH. At its discretion, CCFH may amend these policies from time to time. Any material changes to these policies will be reflected on this page.
By visiting and using this website, and by submitting information while on the site, you agree to the use of such information by CCFH as described herein.
Collection and Use of Information
CCFH collects personal information on this website for the purposes of communicating effectively with site users and for providing certain services to users. This information may include a user’s name, contact information (email, address, telephone number) and other identifiers as necessary to meet a user’s needs in visiting the site.
CCFH may collect non-personally identifiable information (e.g., browser types, technical information, operating systems used to access the site, ISP, user visits) through the use of:
- Cookies: a piece of data sent by a website to your browser, which may then store it on your computer.
- IP address tracking: when a browser requests pages from this site, servers for the site log the IP address of the computer making the request.
- Web beacon: a small graphic image on a webpage or web-based document that a website can use to determine information about a user.
CCFH may also gather information about pages users visit, search terms users enter on the site, and links users select within the site.
CCFH will not share, sell, or otherwise release to a third party a user’s personal information collected on this site without the user’s express consent.
CCFH may at times release aggregate information about users of this website to a third party in order to improve site content or functionality, but information about individual users will not be identified in this practice.
Information entered when making an online donation may be shared with payment processors, financial gateways, credit card companies, and/or other third parties, as necessary to authorize a credit card payment or otherwise complete the requested transaction.
Donor information is maintained in a secure donor management database. Access to the database is restricted to CCFH staff with a legitimate business need to access or modify the information contained therein.
CCFH also reserves the right to use or disclose any information as needed to satisfy any law, regulation or legal request, to protect the integrity of the site, to fulfill your requests or to cooperate in any law enforcement investigation or an investigation on a public safety matter.
CCFH is not responsible or liable for (a) the availability or accuracy of such websites or resources, or (b) the content, products, or services on or available from such websites or resources. Links to such websites or resources do not imply any endorsement by CCFH of such websites or resources or the content, products, or services available from such websites or resources.
User Rights of Review and Revision
Individual site users have the right to review and revise any personal information collected through their use of the CCFH website. Such requests may be submitted via the contact information provided on the Contact Us page.
Some uses of the CCFH website (e.g., making a donation) may result in a user being subscribed to one or more mailing lists for mass print and email communications from CCFH. Mass emails from CCFH always include an opt-out option. Requests to be removed from a mailing list may also be submitted via the contact information provided on the Contact Us page.
Security of Personal Information
CCFH maintains reasonable physical and electronic protections and managerial procedures intended to prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the appropriate use of information collected on this site.