This site is owned and operated exclusively by American Adoption Congress, a non-profit organization. We understand and share your concerns about privacy; as a result we have put this page together in order to communicate to you exactly how and why we collect personal information from this web site and what it is used for. We also provide a way to "opt-out" of receiving communications from us. If you wish to do so, please send us an email with "unsubscribe" in the subject area.
What information does American Adoption Congress collect?
American Adoption Congress collects the following information from this website:
- When you send an email from our web site or call our offices, we will ask for information such as your name, address, business, phone number and e-mail address.
How is the information used?
We use information about organizations and individuals only to serve our members and prospective members: to help us assess your situation so we may offer better services or to provide you with newsletters, or other information.
Is the information shared?
Do you track site usage?
Yes. American Adoption Congress tracks the movement of our visitors through our site through a variety of means. These include:
- Reports based on links visited
- Reports based on source of entrance to the site domain
- Reports based on search engines and search terms used to find our site
- Reports based on amount of time spent viewing specific sections/pages of the site
Please note however that we do not track the movement of individual users. This is because the software we use does not allow for the personal identification of individual users. That is, individuals remain anonymous when visiting www.americanadoptioncongress.org until they choose to provide personally identifying information via email, sign-up form, or other means. If you have any questions or concerns about our privacy practices, please contact us.
Protection for Children
As is consistent with the Federal Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA), American Adoption Congress does not knowingly request personal information from anyone under the age of 13 without requesting parental consent first.