- Site Users
Definition of Personal Information:
We respect your privacy. Whether you are visiting our web site, completing a report form, or making a donation to support our programs and activities, we are committed to protecting your privacy rights and personal information.
In order to comply with PIPEDA, the Canadian Centre for Child Protection Inc. has adopted the 10 Privacy Principles contained within the Canadian Standards Association Model Code for the Protection of Personal Information. We have also taken steps to be compliant with applicable laws in Canada that protect personal information.
Our 10 Privacy Principles
- Our responsibility to protect your personal information
The Canadian Centre for Child Protection Inc. is responsible for personal information under its custody or control, and as such has designated an individual who is accountable for compliance with the following principles.
- Our obligation to identify the purposes for collecting personal information
The organization will identify the purposes for which personal information is collected at or before the time of collection.
- The requirement for knowledge and consent
The individual’s knowledge and consent are required for the collection, use, or disclosure of personal information, except where inappropriate.
- Limiting information collection
The collection of personal information will be limited to that which is necessary for the purposes identified by the Canadian Centre for Child Protection Inc. Information will be collected by fair and lawful means.
- Limiting Use, Disclosure, and Retention of your personal information
Personal information will not be used or disclosed for purposes other than those for which it was collected, except with the consent of the individual or as required by law. Personal information will be retained only as long as necessary for the fulfillment of those purposes.
- Accuracy of your personal information
Personal information will be as accurate, complete, and up-to-date as necessary for the purposes for which it is to be used.
- Our responsibility to safeguard your personal information
The Canadian Centre for Child Protection Inc. has security safeguards in place designed to protect clients’ personal information against loss, theft, unauthorized access, disclosure, use or modification. Such safeguarding measures may include but are not limited to alarm systems, locked cabinets, computer passwords, firewalls and encryption.
Specific information about our policies and practices of personal information management will be readily available to individuals upon receiving a written request.
- Your right to access your personal information
Upon request, an individual will be informed of the existence and use of his or her personal information, and will be given access to that information. An individual will be able to challenge the accuracy and completeness of their information and have it amended accordingly.
Canadian Centre for Child Protection Inc.
615 Academy Road, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3G 0N4