SCAN recognizes the importance of protecting information we may collect from visitors to our site. Our policy is to use the information we acquire from visitors to our site for internal purposes only. We maintain appropriate security measures to keep this information private. SCAN is dedicated to preserving your privacy while you are online. We use all methods within our means to ensure that the information you provide to this website is kept in the strictest of confidentiality. Please review the following guidelines explaining how your information will be processed at SCAN. These guidelines may change from time to time so please check back periodically.
Information About Our Users
Users can visit the site without revealing any information about themselves. If one chooses to give us personal information via the Internet for the purpose of correspondence, then it is our intent to let you know how we will use such information.
If users tell us that they do not wish to have this information used as a basis for further contact, we will respect those wishes.
In general, we gather information about all of our users collectively, such as what areas users visit most frequently and what services users access the most. We only use such data in the aggregate. We do keep track of the domains from which people visit us. We analyze this data for trends and statistics. It helps us determine what is most beneficial for our users and how we can continually create a better overall experience for our users.
When you sign up for our email alerts, we may gather more specific information about you, such as your email address. We may then use this information to make you aware of events and issues here at SCAN which may be of interest to you, or to notify you regarding updates to the website. We may also ask you for other information, such as information on your interests, your likes and your dislikes regarding the site, the type of news you are interested in, etc., in an effort to create a better overall experience for you.
SCAN takes precautions to keep the user information disclosed to us secure. Such information will not be disclosed to third parties for commercial purposes. To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and to ensure the appropriate use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect.
We do not disclose information about your individual visits to www.scanva.org or personal information that you provide, such as your email address, to any outside parties, unless the law requires it.
Thank you for your interest in SCAN of Northern Virginia.