NorthEast Independent Living Services understands the value of your personal information and we respect your right to privacy. We are committed to maintaining your confidence and trust. This commitment includes protecting the personal information that we obtain from you.
Information We Collect
General: Unless you provide information voluntarily, we will not collect any personal information about you when you visit www.neilscenter.org. If we ask you to provide information that personally identifies you, our request to do so will be specific. If you register to receive our newsletters, participate in our seminars, request information or make a donation, we will ask for personal information such as your name, e-mail address, postal address, phone number and credit card information. If we want you to provide additional information, we will explain why we need the additional information and how it will be used at the time of the request.
Email From You: You may email messages to us that will contain your screen name and email address along with any additional information you may wish to include in the text of your message.
Surveys: Occasionally, we conduct online surveys on a specific topic. Our surveys are entirely voluntary and you may easily decline to participate.
Website Usage Information
Our web server automatically collects and aggregates information about your visit to www.neilscenter.org, including your IP address, service provider, browser type, domain names of referring websites, operating system, pages accessed on our website, and the date and time of your access.
We use your personal information in several ways:
- To fulfill your requests and process your contributions.
- To respond to your email messages.
- To support your consumer relationship with NorthEast Independent Living Services. If you provide us with an e-mail or postal address, you may receive mailings from NorthEast Independent
- Living Services with information concerning our organization and its services. You can unsubscribe to mailings from us at any time. Please refer to the “Opt Out” section of this Policy for details on the “opt out” process.
- To process responses to employment opportunities posted on www.neilscenter.org – If you submit a resume to us electronically, the information that you provide will be forwarded to a NorthEast Independent Living Services representative(s) responsible for filling the relevant position. The personal information that is contained in your resume will not be used for any other purpose.
We do not share your personal information with third parties, unless you have granted us permission to do so. They are prohibited from using the personal information that we provide to them for any other purpose and we make reasonable efforts to ensure that all third parties with whom we share personal information undertake to adhere to this Policy. However, we may disclose or use your personal information when we, in good faith, believe that either the law requires us to do so or such action is necessary to protect or defend NorthEast Independent Living Services’ rights or property.
Access, Correction and Maintenance of Personal Information
We provide reasonable and practical access for you to identify inaccuracies in your personal information. If you provide us with personal information through the NorthEast Independent Living Services website, you have the right to access this data. To request an update, modification or deletion of any personal information maintained by NorthEast Independent Living Services, you can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will, upon request, update or delete your personal information; however, we will not be able to update or delete data that has been archived as part of our normal business operations. We keep the personal information collected through our website as long as it is required to service your request, or until you request its deletion. We retain aggregated information collected about your visit to our website (ie. browser type, domain name, pages visited) until we have completed our review and analysis of this information. We do not add third party data to your personal information and maintain your personal information in a merged or supplemented format.
At any time, you can “opt out” of receiving direct mail and marketing material from NorthEast Independent Living Services, such as product and service updates, by contacting email@example.com. To unsubscribe from our Newsletter, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
If at any time in the future we decide to use your personal information for a purpose not currently stated in this Policy, we will modify the Policy to disclose such usage in accordance with Section 9 below.
Links to Third-Party Websites and Use of Discussion Forums
Websites accessed from www.neilscenter.org via hyperlinks or links to other sites may be governed by privacy policies and practices that differ from this Policy. The information practices of other third party websites linked to www.neilscenter.org are not covered by this Policy. You are encouraged to become familiar with the privacy policies and practices of every website you visit prior to disclosing any personal information.
Information posted to any discussion forums, bulletin boards, chat rooms and other public forums may be displayed publicly. Please consider this before posting.
Security of Personal Information
We store your personal information in a secure location that is accessible only by designated staff. We make reasonable efforts to protect your personal information from loss, misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, alteration or destruction.
A cookie is a small text file containing a unique identifier that is placed on your computer’s hard drive when you visit a website. Cookies do not damage your system or files in any way.
Most browsers now recognize when a cookie is offered and permit users to control how and when they will be accepted. If you are not sure whether your browser has this capability, you should consult the documentation that accompanied your browser or check with your Internet Service Provider (ISP). If you chose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of websites that you visit.
We may modify or amend this Policy from time to time. In an effort to keep you informed of changes to this Policy, we will indicate the effective date of the currently posted policy at the top of the Policy. For substantial changes to this Policy, we will notify you by placing prominent notice on our homepage. Changes to this Policy will not affect our use of previously provided personal information. No personal information provided by you under the terms of this Policy (or any prior version of this Policy) will be used in a manner that is materially inconsistent with it, without your prior written permission.
By using www.neilscenter.org, you signify your acceptance of this Policy, as amended from time to time in accordance with Section 7 above. If you do not agree with the terms and conditions contained in this Policy, please do not use these websites.
We take our responsibility for making accessible web content and software seriously. NorthEast Independent Living Services is committed to developing software products that promote accessibility for people with disabilities and meet current accessibility standards, including those defined by Section 508 website of the U.S. Rehabilitation Act and the W3C’s Web Content Accessibility Guidelines. We are actively engaged in the ongoing process of testing our products and website for compliance with current accessibility standards.
As the Web has become widespread, people with disabilities face being locked out of many opportunities for communication, commerce, and community if websites are not accessible to them. NorthEast Independent Living Services believes accessibility is the right of all individuals, and we are committed to ensuring our website meets Priority 1 and 2 of the W3C’s WCAG guidelines.
We are committed to addressing issues that prevent the use of our site by people with disabilities in a timely manner.
Acceptance of Terms
Access to the Site
Use of Site Information
- You are permitted to view, copy, download and print Materials from the Site, provided that:
- you use the Materials for informational, personal and non-commercial purposes only;
- you do not modify or alter the Materials in any way;
- you do not copy or distribute graphics from the Site separate from their accompanying text;
- you do not quote the Materials out of context; and
NorthEast Independent Living Services reserves the right to revoke the authorization to view, copy, download and print the Materials at any time and any such use shall be discontinued immediately upon written notice from NorthEast Independent Living Services. The rights specified above to view, copy, download and print the Materials are not applicable to the design or layout of the Site. Elements of the Site are protected by trade dress and other laws and may not be copied or imitated in whole or in part. For permission to use third party materials appearing on the Site, please contact the owner of such materials.
Content Provided to NorthEast Independent Living Services or Posted on the Website
No Additional Rights
You acknowledge and agree that you use the Site and Services at your own risk. Support regarding the Services is only provided subject to the terms of a separate agreement between you and NorthEast Independent Living Services.
Limitations on Liability
NorthEast Independent Living Services may make changes to the Materials, including without limitation, the prices and descriptions of any listed products at any time, without notice. The Materials on this Site may be out of date and NorthEast Independent Living Services makes no commitment to update such Materials. The Site could include technical or other mistakes, inaccuracies or typographical errors. NorthEast Independent Living Services assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions in the Materials and/or other services, which are included on, referenced by or linked to this Site. References to other corporations’ sites, services and products are provided “as is” without warranty of any kind, either express or implied. IN NO EVENT SHALL NORTHEAST INDEPENDENT LIVING SERVICES, ITS SUPPLIERS OR LICENSORS HAVE ANY LIABILITY TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON OR ENTITY FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOSS OF REVENUE OR PROFIT, LOST OR DAMAGED DATA OR OTHER COMMERCIAL OR ECONOMIC LOSS, EVEN IF NORTHEAST INDEPENDENT LIVING SERVICES HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR THEY ARE FORESEEABLE. NORTHEAST INDEPENDENT LIVING SERVICES IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR CLAIMS BY A THIRD PARTY. IN NO EVENT SHALL NORTHEAST INDEPENDENT LIVING SERVICES (OR ITS SUPPLIERS’ OR LICENSORS’) MAXIMUM AGGREGATE LIABILITY TO YOU FOR DAMAGES, LOSSES AND CAUSES OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE EXCEED $1 U.S. DOLLAR. THE LIMITATIONS IN THIS SECTION SHALL APPLY WHETHER OR NOT THE ALLEGED BREACH OR DEFAULT IS A BREACH OF A FUNDAMENTAL CONDITION OR TERM OR A FUNDAMENTAL BREACH. SOME STATES/COUNTRIES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
Links to Third-Party Sites
This Site contains links to other sites on the Internet that are not within NorthEast Independent Living Services’ control and are owned and operated by NorthEast Independent Living Services’ partners, customers and other third parties (the “External Sites”). NorthEast Independent Living Services will not review and makes no representations whatsoever about any External Sites to which you may have access through the Site. When you leave this Site and access an External Site, you do so entirely at your own risk and NorthEast Independent Living Services is not responsible for the accuracy or reliability of any information, data, opinions, advice, or statements made on the External Sites or for the quality of any products or services available on the External Sites. NorthEast Independent Living Services provides links to External Sites merely as a convenience. You acknowledge and agree that the inclusion of such External Links does not imply that NorthEast Independent Living Services endorses or accepts any responsibility or liability for any content, advertising, products or other material that may appear on or may be available on, from or through any External Sites. You further acknowledge and agree that NorthEast Independent Living Services shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the purchase or use of or reliance on any such content, advertising, products, or other materials.
The Site can be accessed from countries around the world and may contain references to products, services and programs that are not available in your country. These references do not imply that NorthEast Independent Living Services intends to announce such products, services or programs in your country. NorthEast Independent Living Services makes no representation that Materials on this Site are appropriate or available for use in locations outside of the United States and access to the Materials from territories where they are prohibited is illegal. If you choose to access this Site from outside the United States, you do so on your own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.
Choice of Language
Choice of Law and Jurisdiction
This Site (excluding links to External Sites) is controlled by NorthEast Independent Living Services from its offices in Hannibal, Missouri, USA, notwithstanding the physical location of the servers on which the content resides. By accessing this Site, you and NorthEast Independent Living Services agree that all matters relating to your access to, or use of, this Site shall be governed by the statutes and laws of the State of Missouri and the federal laws of the United States applicable therein. You and NorthEast Independent Living Services expressly disclaim all applicable choice of law or conflict of law rules and expressly exclude the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods. You and NorthEast Independent Living Services also agree and hereby submit to the exclusive personal jurisdiction and venue of the courts in Missouri, USA with respect to such matters.