Privacy Statement


Welcome to Young House Family Services' web site. Our primay goal is to improve the lives of childern and families. We take the issue of privacy very seriously and this statement discloses the privacy policy of Young House Family Services and the Southeast Iowa Safe Kids Coalition.

Collection and Use of Information

You should be aware that when you visit our website, Young House Family Services may use “cookie” technology to obtain non personal information from its online visitors. We do not extract personal information in this process nor do we provide this information to third parties. It provides us with “usage data,” such as the number of visitors we receive or what pages are visited most often. This data helps us to analyze and improve the usefulness of the information we provide online. We do not collect information about your specific use on the site or track what you view.


A "cookie" is an element of data that a website can send to your browser when you link to that website. It is not a computer program and has no ability to read data residing on your computer or instruct it to perform any step or function. By assigning a unique data element to each visitor, the website is able to recognize repeat users, track usage patterns and better serve you when you return to that site. The cookie does not extract other personal information about you, such as your name or address. Most browsers provide a simple procedure that will enable you to control whether you want to receive cookies by notifying you when a website is about to deposit a cookie file.

Linking to Other Sites

From time to time our website may provide links to other websites, not owned or controlled by Young House Family Services, that we think might be useful or of interest to you. We cannot, however, be responsible for the privacy practices used by other website owners or the content or accuracy of those other websites. Links to various outside websites do not constitute or imply endorsement by Young House Family Services of these websites, any products or services described on these sites, or of any other material contained in them.


Young House Family Services has taken steps to make all information received from our on-line visitors as secure as possible against unauthorized access and use. All information is protected by our security measures, which are periodically reviewed.

Changes to This Statement

Young House Family Services may change this statement from time to time without notice. We plan to post notice on our home page for no less than a week if any significant changes occur. This privacy statement is not intended to and does not create any contractual or other legal rights in or on behalf of any party.