Disclaimer

Medical information disclaimer

GHF Australia’s information about the diseases, treatments and general matters has been written and edited by GHF Australia’s volunteers. GHF Australia makes every effort to ensure the information provided is as up-to-date and accurate as possible however does not accept liability for misinterpreted or incorrect information. It is also not the intension of GHF Australia to recommend any particular form of treatment. At all times you need to discuss the information you find on this website, or any other source, with your doctors or health team, given your unique situation and status.

Our commitment to protecting your privacy

At GHF Australia we are committed to protecting your right to privacy. We do not sell, rent or trade the information that we collect on this website. We maintain the necessary internal control systems to ensure that information is secure.

We abide by the Federal Privacy Act 1988 which applies to the private sector and not-for-profit organisations.

Information we collect and how we use it:

  • process donations and issue receipts
  • respond to our supporters comments and/or questions
  • inform our supporters about our programs and activities
  • solicit support
  • improve the services and information that we provide

Anonymous donations may be made to GHF Australia at any time. Please note that we are unable to provide anonymous donors with receipts.

https://www.oaic.gov.au/privacy-law/privacy-act/australian-privacy-principles

Disclosure of personal information

We do not sell, rent or trade the information that we collect.

We will only disclose certain information if:

  • the disclosure is required or authorised by law
  • the disclosure is needed in order for our contracted service providers (who are bound by privacy legislation) to assist us in tasks such as mailing or donation processing

We do use ‘cookies’ to anonymously track visits to our web pages and the documents that are downloaded in order to compile statistical information. This provides us with information about which pages are popular. If visitors prefer

We do not use ‘cookies’ or any other methods to record information that is personally identifiable such as a visitor’s contact details, IP address, or domain name.

Supporters should not send confidential information via email since emails may be accessed by people other than those for whom they are intended.

Your security and privacy when using our website

  • request further information about our privacy policy.
  • request access to the information that we hold about them (minimal administration fee may be charged).
  • cancel some or all of the communications that we provide (we include opt-out mechanisms on the majority of our communications).
  • change their personal information (for example address or telephone number).

Supporters may contact us at any time if they wish to:

We take reasonable steps to make sure that the information we collect and use is accurate, complete and up-to-date.

Changing and accessing your information for ‘cookies’ not to be used, they may adjust their browser to disable them.

GHF Australia’s website contains links to other sites. We do not have any control or responsibility for their content, privacy practices or business practices.

If you have any questions regarding our security policy, please contact our Administration Team at admin@ghfaustralia.org.au