Youth Focus is committed to providing you with the highest levels of customer service. This includes protecting your privacy. For that reason, please read the following details carefully and get in contact with us if you have any questions.
1. Overall privacy statement
We take your privacy seriously. This privacy statement discloses the types of information we gather, how we use it, and how to correct or change it. These privacy practices apply to the Site.
2. Collection and purpose
We may collect personal information from you in the course of your use of the Site if you input any personal information into the Site. We may also collect personal information from you through your call to Youth Focus, by participating in one of our community fundraising and information events, when you respond to our fundraising mail. We may also collect your personal information from publicly available sources such as the telephone directory.
In addition, we may also collect cookies from your computer, which enables us to tell when you use the Site to help customise your experience of the Site.
The purpose for which we collect personal information is to provide you with the best service experience possible on the Site. From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research or to provide you with marketing information we think would be of particular interest. At a minimum, we will always give you the opportunity to opt out of receiving such direct marketing or market research contact. We will also follow local requirements, such as allowing you to opt in before receiving unsolicited contact, where applicable.
3. When we disclose your personal information
We will not sell, rent, or lease your personally identifiable information to others. Unless we have your permission or are required by law, we will only share the personal data you provide online with other Youth Focus entities and/or business partners who are acting on our behalf for the uses described in "collection and purpose". Such Youth Focus entities and/or business partners are governed by our privacy policies with respect to the use of this data.
4. Security of your information
If you provide us with your personal information, it is stored in our database, which is accessed only by authorised staff at Youth Focus. Our computer system is kept as secure as is reasonably possible by our internal network using Windows NT Domain authentication. Each user has security level access and must provide a username/password to gain access. In addition, our external access to e-mail and the Internet is protected by a Firewall.
Please note that Youth Focus does not warrant that any information, software or other material accessible through this Site is free of viruses, worms, trojan horses or other harmful components. Whilst we takes all due care in ensuring the privacy and integrity of the information you provide, the possibility exists that this information could be unlawfully observed by a third party while in transit over the internet or while stored on Youth Focus systems or on the Site. Youth Focus disclaims all liability to you to the greatest extent possible pursuant to law should this occur.
5. Accuracy and access
Youth Focus strives to keep your personally identifiable information accurate.
We will provide you with access to your information, including making every effort to provide you with online access to your registration data so that you may view, update or correct your information. To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting you access or enabling you to make corrections. To access your personally identifiable information, return to the web page where you originally entered it and follow the instructions on that web page. Certain areas of the Site may limit access to specific individuals through the use of passwords and through providing personally data.
6. How to contact us
If you have any questions in relation to privacy, please contact us on 6266 4333 between 9.00 am and 5.00 pm, Monday to Friday Western Standard time or email firstname.lastname@example.org