The Family Violence Prevention Foundation of Australia

Privacy Statement

In this privacy statement, Violence Free Families means the Family Violence Prevention Foundation of Australia ACN 140 937 382 and “we” and “us” refer to Violence Free Families, and “our” has a similar meaning. “Website” means the website located at www.violencefreefamilies.org.au.

We are committed to respecting the privacy of all users of this Website. The types of information that may be collected as a result of your use of this Website are:

  • the fact that you have visited the Website and the date and time of your visit;
  • statistical information about your server address and your top level domain name (for example, .com, .com.au, .gov.au, .co.uk. etc);
  • the pages you have accessed and the documents you have downloaded;
  • the previous site you visited (if you have linked to this Website); and
  • the type of browser you use.

We will not make any attempt to identify you or your browsing activities except when you choose to contribute to any bulletin board that may be set up on this Website. If you contribute to the bulletin board, we will record your name, email address, age (optional), gender (optional) and postcode (optional).

If you provide any personal information to us it will only be used for the purposes of enabling us to:

  • provide services to you (such as responding to a query you have sent us);
  • provide information and resources to you (if you order any Violence Free Families materials);
  • meet our Website management needs; or
  • engage in direct marketing activities via email (if you have registered your email address with us).

Automated collection

When you visit this website, we may use automated tools and methods (such as cookies, sessions, and usage monitoring software) to collect certain information about your visit, including (without limitation). This information will be used in aggregate form to analyse how this website is being used (for example: to analyse usage patterns in order to improve this website). Except as set out in this privacy policy, we will not disclose any such information except in aggregate form.

How to contact us

If you wish to gain access to your personal information or make a complaint about a breach of your privacy or if you have any query on how your personal information is collected or used or any other query relating to this Privacy Policy, please contact us.  We will respond to your query or complaint as soon as possible.

Violence Free Families works for the elimination of all forms of family violence. We believe that Research, Innovation and Education can help improve the lives of vulnerable children and women, and help curb the incidence of family violence.