ASERT does not offer crisis services through our Resource Center. If you or someone you love is experiencing mental health distress or thoughts of suicide please call or text 988 for support.
Personal information submitted by you to the ASERT websites (PAAutism.org and ASDNext.org), or collected by ASERT as a result of your visit to our websites, will be considered private and held in confidence. We will take reasonable steps to protect your personal data from misuse, unauthorized access and alteration. In addition, we will not sell, rent, trade or give away personal information to any third party for use in selling products or services without your consent.
You may elect to provide such personal information as your name, address, date of birth, phone number and email address, as well as information on the types of autism information in which you are interested. We may also collect and track certain non-personal information such as your IP address.
ASERT may use the personal information you provide for the purpose of providing personalized services, for registrations, for communicating separately with you (e.g., answering questions you have submitted to us), for reviewing in connection with current job openings and for our internal mailing list. This personal information is not shared with any third party outside of ASERT. We may also use non-personal, general demographic information about users of the site for internal marketing and planning purposes. We may also share such non-personal information with our vendors and other business partners. We may use your IP address to diagnose problems with our server, and to administer our system, and to enforce our terms and conditions of use. We also may use your IP address to gather broad demographic information concerning the use of the site.
We use a secure server and load all pages over https. The Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encrypts information that you input before it is sent to us in appropriate areas. We also take reasonable steps to protect the data we collect against unauthorized access or use.
We do not rent or sell email addresses to third parties for unsolicited communications.
By using the ASERT websites, you agree that you will not utilize any email addresses available to you through this website to transmit unsolicited messages.
If you have any other questions or concerns regarding this privacy statement, or any other aspect of our websites, or if you wish to have any of your information removed from our databases, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.