Privacy Policy

Westhab, Inc. (“Westhab”) respects your right to privacy and is committed to maintaining your confidence and trust. We have created the following privacy policy to inform you about the ways in which we collect and use any personal information you provide to Westhab.

Westhab does not collect any information from you on the Westhab website (“Site”) without your knowledge and permission, and we do not ask that you enter any personal information to access or use most areas of the Site. Under certain circumstances, we ask you to provide personal information to us – for example, if you are interested in volunteering, if we run a contest, or if you wish to receive newsletters or subscribe to our RSS feed, or wish to donate to Westhab. These activities do require that we collect some identifying information. Westhab does not disclose this information to anyone except 1) to fulfill your request and provide you with the information or service, and 2) to manage our website and database with the help of service providers, who are required to keep this information confidential. Information you provide Westhab is stored in a secure location and is accessible only by designated staff.

Reviewing and Updating Your Information

If you have provided information to Westhab that you wish to correct or update, please e-mail the correction or update to mail@westhab.org.

Communications from Westhab

If you have opted to receive any of our publications by email you are able at any time to unsubscribe by sending an e-mail with UNSUBSCRIBE in the subject line to mail@westhab.org. When you provide Westhab with your email address and mailing address we may contact you to provide you with further information about our activities and about opportunities for you to become further involved with Westhab. You can choose not to receive such requests by emailing mail@westhab.org.

Children

We are pleased when young people visit our Site to learn more about Westhab. If you are under the age of 13, please do not provide any information to Westhab. We do not knowingly solicit data from children.

Other Information We Gather

If you choose to browse the Site and do not register for emails or other services, the only information we gather during general browsing is from standard server logs. These include your IP (Internet Protocol) address, domain name, browser type, operating system, and information such as the website that referred you to us, the files you downloaded, the pages you visit, and the dates/times of those visits. This general information is in no way linked to your name or other personal information and is only used for purposes such as tracking the total number of visitors to our site and which portions of our Site attract the most visitors.

The Site may also place a cookie – a small text file used to recognize your computer that is placed in your hard drive – on your computer so that when you return to our Site we recognize your computer and facilitate your activities on the Site. These cookies contain no data about you and are only used to enhance your Site visit, and to help us determine general use patterns of our Site. If you do not wish to have cookies placed on your computer, you can change your computer’s browser setting.

For questions or queries regarding this privacy policy, please contact mail@westhab.org