Privacy

Privacy Policy:

People Prevent Suicide ("People Prevent Suicide") operates http://peoplepreventsuicide.org and may operate other websites. It is People Prevent Suicide's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, People Prevent Suicide 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. People Prevent Suicide's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how People Prevent Suicide's visitors use its website. From time to time, People Prevent Suicide may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

People Prevent Suicide also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on http://peoplepreventsuicide.org blogs/sites. People Prevent Suicide only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog/site where the comment was left.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to People Prevent Suicide's websites choose to interact with People Prevent Suicide in ways that require People Prevent Suicide to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that People Prevent Suicide gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up at http://peoplepreventsuicide.org to provide a username and email address. Those who engage in transactions with People Prevent Suicide are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, People Prevent Suicide collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with People Prevent Suicide. People Prevent Suicide does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Aggregated Statistics

People Prevent Suicide may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. People Prevent Suicide may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, People Prevent Suicide does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

People Prevent Suicide 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 People Prevent Suicide's behalf or to provide services available at People Prevent Suicide's websites, 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 People Prevent Suicide's websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. People Prevent Suicide 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, People Prevent Suicide discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when People Prevent Suicide believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of People Prevent Suicide, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an People Prevent Suicide website and have supplied your email address, People Prevent Suicide 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 People Prevent Suicide and our products. If you send us a request (for example via 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. People Prevent Suicide takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor's computer, and that the visitor's browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. People Prevent Suicide uses cookies to help People Prevent Suicide identify and track visitors, their usage of People Prevent Suicide website, and their website access preferences. People Prevent Suicide visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using People Prevent Suicide's websites, with the drawback that certain features of People Prevent Suicide's websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Business Transfers

If People Prevent Suicide, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that People Prevent Suicide goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of People Prevent Suicide may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Ads

Ads appearing on any of our websites may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by People Prevent Suicide and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, People Prevent Suicide may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in People Prevent Suicide's sole discretion. People Prevent Suicide encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. If you have a http://peoplepreventsuicide.org account, you might also receive an alert informing you of these changes. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.