Privacy Statement

Notice of Nondiscrimination

Notice of Nondiscrimination: GLSS Title VI and Related Federal and State Non -Discrimination Obligation Complaint Procedure.

TITLE VI NONDISCRIMINATION POLICY STATEMENT

Greater Lynn Senior Services Inc. (GLSS) assures that no person shall, on the basis of race, color, national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance, as required by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended, and the Civil Rights Restoration Act of 1987 (P.L. 100.259). Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits discrimination based on race, color, and national origin. Related Nondiscrimination Authorities add the protected categories of sex, 23 U.S.C. 324; age, 42 U.S.C. 6101; disability, 29 U.S.C. 790; and income, federal Executive Order 12898. Furthermore, GLSS will make every effort to ensure nondiscrimination in all of its programs and activities, whether they are federally funded or not, and that services and benefits are fairly distributed to all people. GLSS also upholds the Massachusetts Public Accommodation Law, M.G.L. c 272 §§92a, 98, 98a, and the Governor’s Executive Order 526, section 4 which provide that access to programs, services and benefits be provided without regard to religion, creed, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran's status and/or ancestry, along with the bases previously referenced. In addition, GLSS will facilitate meaningful participation in the transportation planning process in a nondiscriminatory manner.

To obtain additional information on GLSS nondiscrimination obligations, or to request a copy of the Title VI program, or copies of the program in an alternative format (in accordance with Americans with Disabilities Act and Limited English Proficiency regulations), contact GLSS’s Title VI Specialist at (781) 599-0110, or via e-mail to amiller@glss.net.

To file a complaint of alleged violation of nondiscrimination obligations, complaint forms and further information may be obtained from GLSS by calling (781) 599-0110, or via our website at http://www.glss.net. Any such complaint should be in writing, although staff is able to assist individuals who cannot provide a written complaint, and complaints must be filed with GLSS's Title VI Specialist within 60 days following the date of the alleged discriminatory occurrence.

Caso esta informação seja necessária em outro idioma, favor contar o Especialista em Título VI do GLSS pelo fone 781-599-0110.

Si necesita información en otro lenguaje, favor contactar al especialista de GLSS del Título VI al 781-599-0110.

Privacy Practices

Click here for a copy of the Greater Lynn Senior Services Notice of Privacy Practices to get more information on how we may use or share your health information and how you can get access to that information.

For GLSS's Website privacy statement, continue reading.

Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) Web site and governs data collection and usage. By using the Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.

There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS). This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) Web site.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) does not read any of your private online communications.

Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) and Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) family of Web sites.

Use of your Personal Information

Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) collects and uses your personal information to operate the Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) Web site and deliver the services you have requested. Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) and its affiliates. Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS), and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS), in order to determine what Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS); and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS), or the public.

Use of Cookies

The Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) Web site use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) pages, or register with Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) site or services, a cookie helps Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) services or Web sites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information

Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Changes to this Statement

Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) is protecting your information.

Contact Information

Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Greater Lynn Senior Services (GLSS) at kprouty@glss.net. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.