As parents of children with special needs, Family Voices of Alabama understands and respects the sensitivity of the issues and concerns that families face. Because of this as well as HIPAA regulations, we are committted to maintaining the confidentiality of any information that families share with us.

As with other oganizations' websites, the Family Voices of Alabama web server tracks standard data on website activity, including the visitor's IP address, type of browser, and files accessed. No personal information is recorded. Website activity data helps us determine the usefulness of information on our site. Total number of visits and total number of successful requests for pages are provided to our funders as examples of information dissemination.

As a non-profit organization, Family Voices of Alabama places a high priority on protecting your privacy. This privacy policy was created in order to demonstrate our commitment to the privacy of our website users. This policy explains what types of information we collect through our website,, and how we use this information.


Family Voices of Alabama makes every attempt to ensure that this website and the information available through this website is accurate, up-to-date and complete. However, because of our many sources of information and the problems unforeseen with electronic processing, Family Voices of Alabama cannot guarantee or be held liable for any damage or loss resulting from the use of information on this site.

What Personally Identifiable Information is Collected

Anyone who signs up to receive our mailings voluntarily provides us with contact information (such as name and e-mail address). We may use this information for specific, limited messages. You may always "opt out," either now or at any time in the future, if you do not wish to receive our messages.

How Your Information May Be Used

We use the personal information you provide through our other forms to provide personalized service such as sending email alerts and answering requests. You may choose to opt out at any time. We may also use your information to track visitors of our website. This lets us see which of our features are the most popular so we can better serve our visitors' needs. It also lets us provide aggregate data about our traffic (not identifying you personally, but showing how many visitors used which features, for example) to outside parties.

Email Privacy

Family Voices of Alabama does not sell or rent email addresses to anyone. Period.

External Links

Our web site includes links to other, external web sites. These links do not fall under our domain, and we are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of external websites. Your use of any linked website is solely at your own risk.


We may amend this privacy policy from time to time; please review it periodically. We maintain the option to modify this privacy at any time by electronic notice posted on our website. Your continued use of our website after the date that such notices are posted will be deemed to be your agreement to the changed terms.