Disability Without Poverty is committed to protecting your privacy and the confidentiality of your personal information.
The personal information we collect through our website generally includes name, address, telephone number, and e-mail address. Disability Without Poverty may also collect demographic information, such as your postal code, age, gender, preferences and interests.
Disability Without Poverty may collect information about your visit to our websites, including the pages you view, the links you click and other actions taken within our websites. We also collect certain standard information that your browser sends to every web site you visit, such as your IP address, browser type and language, access times and referring web site addresses.
Personal information may also be provided to us through e-mail correspondence, the e-mailing of newsletters, registrations (for volunteer, awareness or recognition activities, conferences, or other meetings, etc.) or other forms of communication.
Such information will be recorded solely for the purpose registering participation in an activity, or responding to information requests.
Disclosure or transfer of your Personal Information
Disability Without Poverty will not share or trade your personal information, or provide it to third parties, unless:
- You authorize us to do so;
- We are required by law.
Disability Without Poverty may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of a third party about a particular offering or materials that we believe may be of interest to you. In those cases, your Personal Information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party.
You may withdraw your consent to the collection, use or disclosure of your personal information at any time by contacting our Communications Department at the address shown below. Subject to any legal constraints, we will comply with your request within a reasonable time. You can unsubscribe from our email communications at any time by clicking “Change your preferences or unsubscribe” in any email footer.
Disability Without Poverty has in place measures to respect the confidentiality of personal information and protects such information by safeguards that are appropriate to its sensitivity. Moreover, access to personal information is granted only to authorized employees and volunteers who require such information to carry out their duties.
Cookies to improve the performance and facilitate use of our website
When you visit or use our website, we do not collect your e-mail address unless you voluntarily provide it to us while subscribing to a newsletter, registering for an activity or requesting information.
However, our website uses “cookies” in a session-limited way to track visits and ensure that the structure and content of the site meets visitors’ needs. These temporary files enhance your ability to use our website but do not remain on your computer after the session ends. They help us to improve our client service to you by personalizing the site according to your interests, storing certain information (passwords, identification numbers, etc.) to facilitate your access, displaying the site content in the language you chose during your first visit, and so on.
Cookies are not active programs, so they cannot execute a computer code or carry a virus. Most browsers are initially configured to accept cookies, but your browser can be set so that it does not accept cookies. Note however that if you set your browser to filter or disable cookies, some areas of our site may not function properly.
You are entitled to know whether we hold personal information about you, to see that information, and to ensure that it is accurate. All personal and confidential information is maintained in a secure environment at Disability Without Poverty. If you would like to access your personal information, or have any questions about the protection of your privacy, please contact:
Disability Without Poverty – Communications
1486 Southdown Road
Mississauga ON L5J 2Z4
Last updated on March 13, 2022