Privacy Policy

Guide Dog Users of Canada/Utilisateurs de Chiens-Guides du Canada (GDUC/UCGC) is committed to protecting your privacy, and maintaining the confidentiality of your Personal Information.

Personal Information may be provided to us through correspondence, online membership forms, conference or meeting registrations, or other methods of communication. Such information may be recorded for the purpose of processing and receipting a donation, registering your membership, applying to our Wellness Fund, registering your participation in a conference, meeting, or other event, or responding to your requests for information.

We measure visits to our website in order to improve its usability. The data we measure may contain personal information obtained from your device such as an IP address and/or cookies. We do not link IP addresses to individuals. Your IP addresses may be used for internal research, and are not provided to third parties. Any cookies issued by us only contain unique numbers and therefore contain no personal data. We do not link cookies to individuals other than to recognize repeat visits.

Such information may be used by Guide Dog Users of Canada/Utilisateurs de Chiens-Guides du Canada (GDUC/UCGC) in the development of our programs according to the stated purpose for which you provided the information, respecting the confidentiality of such information. This policy is binding on all personal information that you provide directly to Guide Dog Users of Canada/Utilisateurs de Chiens-Guides du Canada (GDUC/UCGC) or through generic forms or processes under our auspices.

Guide Dog Users of Canada/Utilisateurs de Chiens-Guides du Canada (GDUC/UCGC) will not provide or share your Personal Information with third parties unless:

Guide Dog Users of Canada/Utilisateurs de Chiens-Guides du Canada (GDUC/UCGC) may share statistical information such as provincial or national membership numbers. Individual member’s names, addresses (including Email), medical information, information pertaining to your guide dogs, and personal financial information will not be provided to members or other organizations or institutions.

If an individual, business, service organization, etc. would like to be named or recognized publicly on our website or in our newsletter, for donations in kind, or financial contributions to the Organization, written permission will be requested by our Board of Directors.

Sites that link to the Guide Dog Users of Canada/Utilisateurs de Chiens-Guides du Canada (GDUC/UCGC) website, and sites that we link to, may have different privacy policies.

If you have any questions or concerns about our privacy policy, please Contact Us.

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