Your privacy is critically important to us.
Hope & Healing (H&H), The Battered Women’s Shelter (BWS), and Rape Crisis Center (RCC) are located at:
Hope & Healing
974 E. Market St.
Akron, OH 44305
Like most website operators, Hope & Healing collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Hope & Healing’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Hope & Healing’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Hope & Healing may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Hope & Healing also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on https://hopeandhealingresources.org/ blog posts. Hope & Healing only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Hope & Healing’s websites choose to interact with Hope & Healing in ways that require Hope & Healing to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Hope & Healing gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for a blog at https://hopeandhealingresources.org/ to provide a username and email address.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Links To External Sites
We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites, products or services.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Hope & Healing discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Hope & Healing’s behalf or to provide services available at Hope & Healing’s website, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Hope & Healing’s website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Hope & Healing will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Hope & Healing discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Hope & Healing believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Hope & Healing, third parties or the public at large.
If you are a registered user of https://hopeandhealingresources.org/ and have supplied your email address, Hope & Healing may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Hope & Healing and our products. We primarily use our blog to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Hope & Healing takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
Hope & Healing may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. Hope & Healing may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Hope & Healing does not disclose your personally-identifying information.
To enrich and perfect your online experience, Hope & Healing uses “Cookies”, similar technologies and services provided by others to display personalized content, appropriate advertising and store your preferences on your computer.
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