Privacy Statement

Your privacy is important to us. This notice explains PA Developmental Disabilities Council’s online information practices. This privacy notice is available on our homepage and on all pages of the site.


The PA Developmental Disabilities Council Web site provides information, resources, referrals, funding opportunities and data intended to assist the public and private sector. Personal information voluntarily provided by users who communicate with us online may be periodically collected for the purpose of responding to specific questions, advising visitors of new online material, activities and events, and offering opportunities for contributing to local and national disability organizations and programs. The PA Developmental Disabilities Council web server recognizes visitors’ domain names, but not your e-mail address. Aggregate information that we collect (e.g. total number of page views on a given day) is used for internal review of traffic patterns to our site and establishing geographic locations of site visitors. We do not sell, trade, rent or otherwise share personal information collected on our Web site with others.


This site uses “cookies,” small pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer’s hard drive. Our site makes use of this technology for usage tracking, security and interactive functionality. At no time do we use cookies in ways that compromise your privacy protections, nor do they contain any personally identifying information. There are many sites to learn more about cookies, such as Cookie Central.


This site contains links to other sites. The PA Developmental Disabilities Council is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these linked sites, and we do not guarantee information they provide to users.


Email submissions requesting information which include personal information is kept in the strictest of confidence. Personal data such as e-mail address, telephone number, address, age and gender may be collected in order to respond to specific requests for information, but is not shared with any source. Records regarding the nature of individual inquiries are kept on file. The PA Developmental Disabilities Council does not distribute your personal information to third parties.

Your Information

If at any time your are unhappy with updates, mailings, and other collateral information you may receive after providing personal information through our Web site you may call our office and request to be removed from our mailing list. Telephone, write, or email us using the information provided in the Contact Us section.

Policy Changes

The PA Developmental Disabilities Council’s privacy policy is subject to change without notice. This page will be periodically updated and revised. We welcome your questions and comments about online privacy. To share your comments or concerns, please contact us by email, telephone, or write using the information provided in the Contact Us section.