Community Counselling and Resource Centre (CCRC) is committed to protecting the privacy of our donors, members, clients, staff, and volunteers and maintaining the confidentiality of their personal information by following responsible information handling practices in keeping with privacy laws.
The Housing Resource Centre (HRC), a program of Community Counselling & Resource Centre, operates the website www.housingpeterborough.com, which provides information about HRC and our services. Through the website, you can request more information about the program, provide feedback and make other comments and inquiries. Modern information and communication technologies support the activities of HRC.
Our Privacy Statement covers CCRC, HRC and its websites:
Community Counselling and Resource Centre
Address: 459 Reid Street
City, Prov: Peterborough, ON
Postal Code: K9H 4G7
Housing Resource Centre
Address: 540 George Street
City, Prov: Peterborough, ON
Postal Code: K9H 3S2
You can access our Website home page and browse our site without disclosing your personal data. We collect information about you ONLY if you volunteer it.
Our website enables you to communicate with us. We collect personal data you volunteer on-line through e-mail messages, e-newsletter subscription, or on-line donations, or when you access our programs and services, in order to better meet your program, service or information needs. Unless you choose to provide personal information to us, we do not collect any identifying information about you. Our internet servers automatically receive and record the Internet Protocol (IP) address of the computer that has contacted our web site. We make no attempt to link these addresses with the identity of individuals contacting our site. Servers may record statistical information such as types of operating systems, time and duration of visit, and pages requested. These statistics are gathered and used collectively and no individuals are identified. The information is used to improve the content of this site and is not shared with other organizations.
E-mail and mailing list subscriptions
Links to Other Websites
We do not sell, rent, or barter personal information. We will not disclose your personal information to anyone else without your prior knowledge and consent, except when required by law.
Confidentiality / Security
CCRC maintains physical, electronic and administrative safeguards that are appropriate to the type of personal information we obtain from you. CCRC staff and volunteers having access to personal data are required to respect the confidentiality of personal data and handle personal information responsibly.
Personal information may be provided to us through correspondence, program donations, pledge cards or other forms of communication. Such information may be recorded for the purpose of administrative processing, receipting a donation, recognizing a contribution, registering participation in a program / service or other event, or responding to information requests. This policy is binding on all personal information that is provided directly to CCRC or through generic forms or processes under our auspices. CCRC will not provide or share personal information with third parties unless:
- The person(s) authorize us to share the information.
- Sharing the information is necessary to process a donation, for example to process a credit card transaction; or
- We are required by law.