Policies and Rules
BucksChildCare.com is maintained by Apple Child Care Services, Inc. (also known as The Child Care Information Services of Bucks County) and is a free, not-for-profit service to the community. Below are terms and policies which govern all aspects of the BucksChildCare.com website.
Our Commitment To Privacy:
Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on our homepage and at every point where personally identifiable information may be requested.
The Information We Collect:
This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on the BucksChildCare.com website. On some pages, you can make requests, register to receive materials and share information through user signup interfaces. The types of personal information collected at these pages are:
On some pages, you can submit information about other people. For example, if you want directly contact a the recipient, you may need to submit the recipient’s information. In this circumstance, the types of personal information collected are:
Interests and other volunatry information
The Way We Use Information:
We use the information you provide for demographics pruposes. Some information collected may be used to gather statistics for the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services through which this site is funded and supported.
We use return email addresses that are provided through user signup and postings to provide communications from the CCIS, Department of Human Services or other community agencies that have a relationship with BucksChildCare.com, Apple Child Care Services, Inc. or the Child care Information Services (CCIS) of Bucks County.
We use non-identifying and aggregate information to better design our website and to share with the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services. For example, we may report to the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services that X number of individuals visited a certain area on our website, or that Y number of men and Z number of women filled out our registration form, but we would not disclose anything that could be used to identify those individuals.
Finally, we never use or share the personally identifiable information provided to us online in ways unrelated to the ones described above without also providing you an opportunity to opt-out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses.
Our Commitment To Data Security:
To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
Our Commitment To Children’s Privacy:
Protecting the privacy of the very young is especially important. For that reason, we never collect or maintain information at our website from those we actually know are under 18, and no part of our website is structured to attract anyone under 18.
How You Can Access Or Correct Your Information:
You can access all your personally identifiable information that we collect online and maintain by logging into the website using the registration information that you initially chose during the registration process. We use this procedure to better safeguard your information.
You can correct factual errors in your personally identifiable information by logging into your user account and correcting it using the edit functions. Certain errors may be corrected by sending us a request that credibly shows error.
To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting access or making corrections.
How To Contact Us:
Terms and Conditions
As such, it is STRONGLY suggested that you investigate any services, offers or claims prior to use. Postings that are reported to Apple Child Care Services as false, misleading or a suspected violation of the law will be investigated and removed. For further information, please call 1-800-371-2109 (in Bucks County) or (215) 348-1283 (outside of Bucks County) or write to us at: Apple Child Care Services, Inc., 70 W. Oakland Ave., Suite 210, Doylestown, PA 18901
By pressing the search button, you agree that you have read and understood the Disclaimer above.
The term ‘BucksChildCare.com’, ‘Apple Child Care Services’ [or any derivative reference thereof], ‘CCIS’ , ‘Child Care Information Services’, ‘us’ or ‘we’ refers to the owner of the website whose registered office is 70 W. Oakland Ave., Suite 210, Doylestown, PA 18901. The term ‘you’ refers to the user or viewer of our website.
The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.
Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.
Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.
This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.
All trade marks reproduced in this website which are not the property of, or licensed to, the operator are acknowledged on the website.
Unauthorized use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offense.
From time to time this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).
We reserve the right to remove any content at any time for any reason without notice or due process.
Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of Pennsylvania.