Privacy Policy

Effective Date 06 18 2024

Parc Center for Disabilities (Parc) is committed to safeguarding your privacy whether you are a visitor, member, donor, constituent, or professional provider (“you” unless specified otherwise). This statement demonstrates our commitment to your privacy.  Parc does not collect information that personally identifies you when you visit our site – such as name, address, contact numbers – unless you choose to provide such information and providing such information is strictly voluntary.

Parc does not sell, share or trade donor’s names or personal information including phone numbers with any other entity, nor send mailings to donors on behalf of other organizations.  This policy applies to all information received, online and offline, as well as any electronic, written, or oral communications. To the extent any donations are processed through a third-party service provider, Parc donor information will only be used for purposes necessary to process and acknowledge the donation.

The notice below outlines how Parc collects, uses, and discloses information obtained through the website www.Parc-fl.org.

By accessing Parc’s Site or using Parc’s Services, you agree to the practices described in this Notice, as well as its Terms of Service, which include provisions on dispute resolution and liability limitations. The Terms of Service are incorporated into this Notice.

DONOR CONFIDENTIALITY:  Information relating to all transactions between Parc Center for Disabilities and a donor shall be held by Parc Center for Disabilities in strict confidence and may be publicly disclosed only with the permission of the donor.  Parc does not sell names, phone numbers or addresses of donors or volunteers to other organizations.

WHAT INFORMATION IS COLLECTED AND WHY?

Parc collects information directly from you, from third parties, and automatically through your interactions with our Site and Services.

Information Directly from You: When you select updates or donate to Parc Center for Disabilities, your name, address, email, and telephone number may be requested.

Information Collected Automatically: Parc Center for Disabilities will automatically log your IP address, browser type, and access times. This data helps us analyze site performance, visitor origins, and navigation patterns to optimize content relevance. You can opt out of demographic data collection through Google Analytics using their Opt-out Browser Add-on.

Parc will also automatically gather information about your usage of our Site and Services through technologies like cookies and web beacons. This includes domain names, browser types, pages viewed, links clicked, IP addresses, session durations, and referring URLs. This data may be combined with other personal information about you.

THE USE OF COOKIES AND TRACKING:

Parc Center for Disabilities and third-party service providers use cookies and similar technologies to track your interactions with our Site and Services. These technologies help us improve user experience and personalize content. Most web browsers allow you to control cookies through settings adjustments.

TYPES OF COOKIES:

  • Session Cookies: Temporary cookies that disappear when you close your browser.
  • Persistent Cookies: Remain on your device after browsing sessions and track user activity and provide targeted advertising.

You can manage Flash Local Storage Objects through Adobe’s settings panel. Clear GIFs (pixel tags) are used for analytics and to track email engagement.

THIRD-PARTY ANALYTICS: Parc Center for Disabilities utilizes tools like Google Analytics to assess Site and Service usage, aiding in performance enhancement and user experience refinement. These tools may use cookies and similar technologies, but Parc does not share any of your personal information with them including phone numbers.

HOW PARC USES YOUR INFORMATION: Parc uses your information, including personal details, for the following purposes:

  • Responding to inquiries, and processing donations.
  • Personalizing your experience by tailoring content and communications.
  • Conducting marketing, fundraising, and issue awareness campaigns.
  • Analyzing Site and Service usage to improve offerings and user satisfaction.
  • Utilizing demographic data in aggregate for reporting purposes.

HOW PARC MAY SHARE YOUR INFORMATION: First, your personal information is not sold, rented, or traded. Your information may be shared:

  • With affiliates and subsidiaries under this Notice.
  • With service providers handling functions on our behalf that have agreed to strict contractual agreements.
  • In response to legal requests or to protect against fraud or illegal activities.
  • As aggregated and de-identified information for reporting and research.

THIRD-PARTY: Any third-party websites on our Site are governed by their respective privacy policies. Parc is not responsible for their information practices.

SECURITY OF YOUR INFORMATION:  While no security method is infallible, Parc Center for Disabilities will employ the highest industry-standard measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure, or destruction of your information.

Access to your personal information is restricted to authorized personnel and is password protected. We advise safeguarding your login credentials.

ACCESSIBILITY:  This website is designed to be accessible to visitors with disabilities, and to comply with federal guidelines concerning accessibility.

YOUR RIGHTS AND CHOICES:  If you wish to opt out of certain communications or correct/delete your data, contact us at info@parc-fl.org.

QUESTIONS ABOUT OUR POLICIES:  If you have any questions about this privacy statement or the practices of this site, contact us at info@parc-fl.org.

CHANGES TO THIS NOTICE: This Notice is effective on June 18, 2024. Parc Center for Disabilities may update it periodically, with material changes announced via our e-newsletter and prominently on our Site prior to implementation.