Privacy Policy

Thank you for reviewing our Internet Privacy Policy. We recognize that visitors to our site may be concerned about the information they provide to us, and how we treat that information. This policy addresses those concerns and may be updated periodically.

This Website is owned and operated by The Arc of Dearborn County. You may contact us at the following postal address:

The Arc of Dearborn County
Attn: Web Content Manager
13146 State Road 101
Sunman, IN 47041 USA

E-mail: info@dearborncountyarc.org

The Arc of Dearborn County is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to The Arc of Dearborn County Website and governs data collection and usage. By using The Arc of Dearborn County Website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

We use our best efforts to respect and protect the privacy of our online visitors. For each visitor to our site, our server automatically recognizes only the visitor's domain name, but not the e-mail address.

For purposes of improving our Website content, aggregate information is collected on what pages of the Website are visited. We only gather personally identifiable data (such as names, addresses, zip/postal codes, e-mail addresses, etc.) that are voluntarily submitted by the visitor, and we only use such data to facilitate online donations, or to return information requested through our online forms. Such data, including email addresses, may be shared with local programs of The Arc of Dearborn County for the above named purposes. Website visitor information is used for internal purposes of The Arc of Dearborn County only and will not be sold to third parties. E-mail addresses of visitors and donors are never sold or exchanged.

If you supply us with your postal address online, you may receive periodic mailings from us with information on upcoming events, volunteer opportunities, requests for financial support, or new products or services. If you do not wish to receive such mailings, please let us know by contacting us using the address and telephone number provided above, or e-mail us at info@dearborncountyarc.org.

Use of your Personal Information

The Arc of Dearborn County collects and uses your personal information to operate The Arc of Dearborn County Website and deliver the services you have requested. The Arc of Dearborn County also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from The Arc of Dearborn County and its affiliates. The Arc of Dearborn County may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

The Arc of Dearborn County does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. The Arc of Dearborn County, from time to time, may contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, The Arc of Dearborn County may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to The Arc of Dearborn County, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

The Arc of Dearborn County does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

The Arc of Dearborn County keeps track of the Websites and pages our customers visit within The Arc of Dearborn County, in order to determine what services from The Arc of Dearborn County are the most popular.

The Arc of Dearborn County Website will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on The Arc of Dearborn County or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of The Arc of Dearborn County; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of The Arc of Dearborn County, or the public.

Use of Cookies

The Arc of Dearborn County's Website uses "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize The Arc of Dearborn County's pages, or register with The Arc of Dearborn County's site or services, a cookie helps The Arc of Dearborn County to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same The Arc of Dearborn County Website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use The Arc of Dearborn County features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of The Arc of Dearborn County's services or Web sites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information

The Arc of Dearborn County secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. The Arc of Dearborn County secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Websites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Changes to this Statement

The Arc of Dearborn County will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. The Arc of Dearborn County encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how The Arc of Dearborn County is protecting your information.

Links to Third Party Sites

This Website contains some hyperlinks to Websites operated by parties other than The Arc of Dearborn County. These hyperlinks are provided for your convenience only. The Arc of Dearborn County does not control such Websites and is not responsible for their contents. The inclusion of hyperlinks to other Websites does not imply any endorsement of the material on those Websites by The Arc of Dearborn County.

Restriction of Liability

The Arc of Dearborn County shall not be liable for any damages or injury caused by, any failure of performance, error, omission, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, line failure or any cause beyond The Arc of Dearborn County's reasonable control.

Copyright Information

The copyrights to materials posted on this site are owned by, or licensed to, The Arc of Dearborn County. All rights reserved. The names and trademarks appearing on this site may not be used in any advertising or publicity without The Arc of Dearborn County's or their owner's prior written permission.

Information Accuracy

We make every effort to ensure that the information presented on our Website is correct and accurate. However, if inaccuracy should occur, we will make every effort to make a correction in a timely manner. To report any Website inaccuracies or to request answers to questions about our Internet Policy or questions about the information on the site, please e-mail us at info@dearborncountyarc.org or write to us at the address above.