Privacy Policy

The Weller Health Education Center is committed to protecting the privacy of its subscribers and other users of its online services. The following policies apply to may contain links to other Web sites for your convenience and information. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of those sites. We encourage you to review the privacy policy of any Web site before submitting your personal information.

Personally Identifiable Information Collected by the Weller Health Education Center

Account creation
The Weller Health Education Center requires that you provide an e-mail address in order to subscribe to our newsletters or participate in a forum discussion. Your personal information will not be used for anything other than correspondence between the Weller Health Education Center and you.

Cookies and other technologies
As is standard practice on many Web sites, the Weller Health Education Center uses "cookies" and other technologies to recognize you and provide personalization, as well as to help us understand which parts of our Web site are the most popular, where our visitors are going, and how much time they spend there.

User-generated Content (comments, forums, and discussions)

We offer the ability to post content on our Web site. Any information you disclose when posting on our site, along with your user name, becomes public and may be used by the Weller Health Education Center for online and off-line promotional or commercial uses in any and all media. Any posting becomes public as soon as it is published online.

Account and service-related e-mail: If you have registered for online discussions or other services, you may receive e-mail specific to your participation in those activities.

E-mail newsletters: The Weller Health Education Center offers e-mail newsletters. If you no longer wish to receive it, follow the "unsubscribe" instructions located near the bottom of each newsletter.

Survey e-mail: We may send you an e-mail inviting you to participate in user surveys, asking for feedback about the Weller Health Education Center and and about existing or prospective programs and services, as well as information to better understand our subscribers. Surveys help us to improve our Web site, and any information we obtain in such surveys will not be shared with third parties, except in aggregate form.

Occasionally, we may send you an e-mail message inviting you to participate in a third-party sponsored survey. We recommend that you review the third party's privacy policy if you have any questions about how your responses might be used. You may choose not to receive survey requests by writing to and stating so in the subject line of the e-mail.

E-mail from you: If you send us e-mail messages, you should be aware that information disclosed in those messages may not be secure or encrypted and thus may be available to others. We suggest that you exercise caution when deciding to disclose any personal or confidential information in an e-mail message. We will use your e-mail address to respond directly to your questions or comments.

Service Providers

We contract with other companies to provide services on our behalf, including credit-card processing, e-mail distribution, list processing, and analytics. We provide these companies only with the information they need to perform their services. These service providers are restricted from using this data in any way other than to provide services for the Weller Health Education Center, and they may not share or resell this data.

Data Security

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the appropriate use of information, we have put in place physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to protect the information we collect online.

Compliance with Legal Process

We may disclose personal information if we are required to do so by law or if we in good faith believe that such action is necessary to (1) comply with the law or with legal process, (2) protect and defend our rights and property, (3) protect against misuse or unauthorized use of our Web site, or (4) protect the personal safety or property of our users or the public. (Among other things, this means that if you provide false information or attempt to pose as someone else, information about you may be disclosed as part of any investigation into your actions.)

Changes in This Policy

Note that by using our services and/or Web sites, you signify your agreement with this Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy may change from time to time. Changes in this Privacy Policy will become effective when those changes are posted on the Web site. Your continued use of the services and Web site subsequent to any changes in this Privacy Policy constitutes your acceptance of the changes. Please review this statement periodically to ensure continuing familiarity with its most current provisions.

Solicitation Notice

The Weller Health Education Center encourages donors to be confident in their charitable giving. The Federal Tax Identification Number for The Carl and Emily Weller Center for Health Education (DBA: Weller Health Education Center) is 23-2122848.
The official registration and financial information of The Carl and Emily Weller Center for Health Education may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll free, within Pennsylvania, 1.800.732.0999. Registration does not imply endorsement.

Contacting the Weller Health Education Center

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of the Weller Health Education Center and its online services, or any other aspects of this Web site, please contact:

Department of Marketing
The Weller Health Education Center
1401 N. Cedar Crest Blvd., Suite 100 
Allentown, PA 18104