Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy and Terms of Use

General Philosophy

Storefront Humber Inc. recognizes the importance of personal privacy and is committed to protecting the confidentiality of your health and personal information within our business or whether provided via paper based collections, electronic communications over the Internet or on the telephone. Storefront Humber Inc. respects individual’s rights to privacy and is required by law to protect the confidentiality of this information.

Information Collection

Storefront Humber Inc. is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We will not sell, share or rent this information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement. information is collected from users at different points throughout the website.

Purpose of Gathering Information

Storefront Humber Inc. will identify the intentions we are collecting your personal information on or before the information is collected. We will share users’ personally identifiable information within the Storefront Humber network for the purpose of receiving services or information about our services, and for the purpose of applying for employment. The user can identify the location(s) within the Storefront Humber network they wish this information to be sent to.

Consent

Except where the law provides an exception, Storefront Humber will obtain the express consent from the individuals for the collection, disclosure and its use.

Express consent is authorization given by the individual to Storefront Humber either orally or in writing. This type of consent will be noted in the file.

Security

We are required by law to maintain the privacy of health information. Storefront Humber protects this information against loss or theft, unauthorized access or copying. This is achieved by utilizing locked cabinets and secured areas, passwords and firewalls. our Policy and Procedure on security is committed at the initial training and discussed at staff meetings. All documents are shredded before being recycled and electronic data is deleted.

Links

This website contains links to other sites. Storefront Humber is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such other websites. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by the Storefront Humber website.

Data, Quality, Accuracy and Compliance

The accountability for compliance with privacy laws for the office or its’ Supportive Housing buildings is the responsibility of the Privacy Officer for Storefront Humber. Anyone may contact this individual to request access to their information, put forth complaints and request solutions and to adjust personal information.

Complaint Procedure

1. Written request to Privacy Officer

2. Acknowledgment of complaint acknowledged

3. Management will assign individual to examine

4. Management will grant access to files to this individual or other appropriate parties either internal or external to the agency

5. Outcome will be forwarded to complainant in writing within 30 days, including remedies to correct the situation

This website gives users the following option:

(a) User may send email to storefronthumber@bellnet.ca

(b) User may call our Privacy officer at 416-259-4207

Notification of Changes

Storefront Humber reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time. Regardless of changes to our Privacy Policy, we will continue to adhere to the Act and will never use information you submitted under our current Policy in a new way without providing you an opportunity to give us your consent. This Privacy Policy updated on June 10, 2009