Privacy

The Short Version: Our website privacy policy is simpler than 1 – 2 – 3:

  1. We will never sell, exchange or give away your email address or personally identifiable information.
  2. If you post a comment, your posting will display your chosen username. Other users are are not provided with your email address. If you donate online, we will recognize you using your name or other description (including anonymous) you choose.
  3. That’s it!

The Longer Version: Caring House has a strong commitment to internet privacy. Caring House does not sell, exchange or otherwise disclose user information outside the organization, unless required to do so by law.

Our Site: yourcaringhouse.org is our website.

General — We receive and store any information you enter on our website or give us in any other way, including through email, telephone, or other communications with us. If you contact us for support, we will keep an internal record of what support was given.  We may use your information to contact you regarding functionality changes to our website, new services, and special offers we think you’ll find valuable. Your use of our site is subject to the terms of use, which are incorporated herein by reference.  Don’t hesitate to contact us if you have questions about our privacy policy.

Guests — Guests can visit portions of our site without telling us who they are and without revealing any personal information. The only information we collect from a normal web site visit is the name of your internet service provider, the browser and type of machine you are using, the web site that referred you to us, the pages you request and the date and time you request them. We use this information to generate statistics and measure site activity to improve the usefulness of our sites to our visitors.

Registered Users/Commenters — We never request financial information from any of our visitors. When you become a registered user/commenter, you provide your username and email address and/or your initials. At times, we may ask you to provide additional personally identifiable information. We use this information to make these functions more effective and provide users with additional information. All such information is collected and stored in a manner appropriate to the nature of the data.

Do not include information in your signature (including your email address) unless you want others to be able to find and use it.

Cookies — Like many websites, our site may place a “cookie” or small file in the browser files of a visitor’s computer. We use cookies to save information you give us so you don’t have to re-enter it each time you visit the site. This allows us to personalize the site to your taste and provide the best web experience possible to our visitors. We do not use cookies to track your movement among different web sites and do not exchange cookies with other entities.

Policy Amendments — Caring House may amend this policy from time to time. If we make a substantial change in the way we use your username, email address or other information about you that you have disclosed to us, we will notify you by posting an announcement at yourcaringhouse.org.