Updated June 25, 2014.
Your privacy is important to us. Arts Health Network Canada (AHNC) and its community partners, including Arts Health BC will, upon request, inform you of the existence, use and disclosure of personal information you have provided and give you access to that information. You may also verify the accuracy and completeness of your information and request it be amended if appropriate.
Information About All Website Users
If you browse AHNC Website or that of its partners, you do so anonymously. We do not collect personally identifying information unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, like many other websites, the Website may automatically collect certain non-personally identifying information regarding your use of the Website, such as the Internet Protocol (IP) address of your computer, the IP address of your Internet Service Provider, the date and time you access the Website, the Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to the Website, the operating system you are using, the sections of the Website you visit, the Website pages read and images viewed, and the content you download from the Website.
This information is not linked to you as an individual user. Rather, it is recorded as general statistical information, which may be used by us in order to monitor use of the Website, to improve the Website and enable us to provide you with the best possible web experience.
Information About You
During your use of the Website, you may be asked to voluntarily provide certain personal information (such as your name, email address, postal address or telephone number, a short bio etc.) to help facilitate communications with you. It is always your choice whether or not to provide such personal information. If you choose not to provide requested personal information, you may not be able to use certain features or services provided through the Website.
We may send to you, from time to time, e-mail or other communications containing information about us, our activities, up coming opportunities relating to arts and health, and other matters that we believe will be of interest to you. At any time you may ask us to stop sending you such correspondence by contacting us directly or clicking the unsubscribe button at the bottom of the correspondence.
In certain circumstances we may disclose your personal information as required or permitted by applicable law. In any other circumstances we will seek your consent prior to disclosure.
Securing Your Information
To help protect the confidentiality of your personal information, we employ security safeguards appropriate to the sensitivity of the information. Nevertheless, due to the nature of the Internet and Internet technologies, security and privacy risks cannot be entirely eliminated.
Accessing Your Information
You may access the personal information that you disclosed to us and that is stored on our website by using your user id and password. You may also access your personal information or use and disclosure of that information by contacting us. We attempt to keep our records as accurate and complete as possible. You can help us maintain the accuracy of your information by either directly updating your user profile or notifying us of any changes to your personal information.