Privacy Policy

The Center for Children and Families at Georgetown University Health Policy Institute is committed to protecting your online privacy. The following explains what information we collect about you, how we use it, and what choices you have regarding this information. This policy applies to all information collected from or submitted to and

Amendments to this statement will be posted here and will be effective when posted. If, at any point, we wish to use your personally identifiable information in a manner different from that stated at the time it was collected, we will request permission by e-mail. You will have a choice as to whether or not we use your information in such a manner.

Information We Collect

We collect non-personally identifiable information about you for reporting purposes. As with all Web sites, our sites automatically recognize your domain name, IP address, browser version, operating system, and the referring site you passed through to reach the sites. Information collected by the software is not linked to personally identifiable information about you. Any additional information you provide us—such as your name, organization, address, telephone number, and e-mail address—is done so only upon your request when you sign up for our mailing list through or submit a comment or question through

How We Use Your Information

We are the sole owner of the information collected on our sites. We do not sell, share or rent the information that we gather or that you provide to us in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement. We use the non-personally identifiable information to analyze trends, track user movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. We will share aggregated demographic information about site usage trends with our partners and funders. We share this information so that we can secure funding to continue providing our sites.


The Center for Children and Families Web site or blog does not use cookies to store information.

Links to Other Sites

The sites contain links to sites and blogs produced by other organizations. The Center for Children and Families is not responsible for the privacy practices or the contents of any outside sites.

Choices You Have

If you wish to discontinue receiving communications from us at any time, please let us know by unsubscribing from our mailing list or by e-mailing, calling, or writing us (see contact information below).

If you experience any problems, or if you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this Web site, or your dealings with this Web site, please e-mail

Center for Children and Families
Georgetown University Health Policy Institute
Box 571444
3300 Whitehaven Street, N.W., Suite 5000
Washington, DC 20057-1485

Last Updated: 3/12/2012

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