Privacy Policy & Terms of Service

The Pregnancy Centers of Central Virginia is strongly committed to protecting the privacy of visitors to our website and subscribers to our mailing lists. This privacy policy describes what information we gather from you, how we use that information, and what we do to protect it. We hope that this is straightforward and clear, but if you have any questions about it, please email us.

In this policy, "The Pregnancy Centers of Central Virginia," “The Pregnancy Centers,” or “PCCV” refers to The Pregnancy Centers of Central Virginia staff, board members, cooperating attorneys, interns, volunteers, and consultants—all of whom are bound by law or contract to keep information they receive as part of their assistance to PCCV confidential. This web site, virginiapregnancy.org (“site”), is operated on behalf of The Pregnancy Centers of Central Virginia (“PCCV,” “we,” “us” and “our”). It is our policy to protect your Personal Information (as defined below) and to use it in accordance with this Privacy Statement.

Website Privacy Policy

The Pregnancy Centers maintains several mailing lists. There are multiple ways to subscribe to PCCV mailing lists, including (but not limited to) submitting a form at our website or emailing us. When you subscribe, you may receive a confirmation message welcoming you to the Pregnancy Centers mailing lists. You may remove your name from our email list at any time by sending a request. Please allow up to 72 business hours for processing.

Mailing List Privacy Policy

The Pregnancy Centers maintains several mailing lists. There are a number of ways to subscribe to the PCCV mailing lists, including submitting a form at our website or e-mailing us. When you subscribe, you will receive a confirmation message welcoming you to the Pregnancy Centers mailing lists. You may remove your name from our e-mail list at any time by emailing us.

Publicly Sharing Your Comments and Stories

The Pregnancy Centers often receives information from website visitors who have successfully participated in our programs and/or employed our resources. In certain instances, we would like to publicly share the comments and stories we receive by posting this information on our website. We will not, however, publicly share ANY information we receive on our website without first receiving the express consent of the individual who submitted the information. Furthermore, we will not post information in any way that specifically identifies the sender of that information unless the sender approves it.

Children

We do not knowingly collect any information from children under the age of 13 or as prohibited by law.

Compelled Disclosure

If we are required by law to disclose the information that you have submitted, we will attempt to provide you with notice (unless we are prohibited) that a request for your information has been made to give you an opportunity to object to the disclosure. We will attempt to provide this notice by email or by postal mail as available. We will independently object to overly broad requests for access to information about users of our site. If you do not challenge the disclosure request, we may be legally required to turn over your information.

Links

We provide links on PCCV sites to other sites of interest. We do not endorse the content of these sites or guarantee that they will abide by this Privacy Statement. Your use of such linked sites is subject to the terms and conditions and privacy policies of the providers of those sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each site that collects Personal Information. By clicking on these links, you agree to hold PCCV harmless and waive any resulting claims against PCCV or its employees, board, volunteers, affiliates, or other connected persons.

Use of Cookies

The use of cookies enables us to enhance your visits to the site. This includes, but is not limited to Google Analytics and browser sessions. However, the site is designed to be functional when cookies are turned off. Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that are transferred to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser. The Help portion of the toolbar on most browsers will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies. This may limit some site functionality, specifically registering for PCCV events. Cookies enable us to recognize your browser and provide features that are tailored to your needs. We may use information from cookies for purposes of planning and tracking, as well as assessing the technical function of the site. We may also use cookies to track information about which pages you visit within the site to help us gauge the effectiveness of the site or our content.

Providing and Receiving Information

You can always choose not to provide information or to opt-out of receiving communications from us at any time. We can be contacted by email, phone 434.979.4516, or mail 1416 Greenbrier Place, Charlottesville, VA 22901.

Changes to this Statement

We may amend this Privacy Policy at our discretion at any time without notice, beyond posting the latest version to this site. If you disagree with the terms of the amended policy, you may choose to discontinue subscribing to our services at any time by notifying us by email.