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Privacy Policy


The Parish of Our Lady and St. Helen (OLSH) 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 OLSH Web site and governs data collection and usage. By using the OLSH website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

OLSH does not intentionally collect personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. 

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

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

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

Use of your Personal Information

OLSH keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within OLSH, in order to determine what OLSH services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content within OLSH to customers whose behaviour indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

OLSH Web sites will disclose any 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 OLSH or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of OLSH; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of OLSH, or the public.

Use of Cookies

The OLSH Web site use "cookies" to help you personalise 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. When you return to the same OLSH Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the OLSH features.

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 any interactive features of the OLSH services or Web sites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information

OLSH secures any personal information from unauthorised access, use or disclosure. 

 Changes to this Statement

OLSH will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect Parish and customer feedback. OLSH encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how OLSH is protecting your information.

Contact Information

OLSH welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that OLSH has not adhered to this Statement, please contact OLSH at We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.