Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

The Varad Program values the privacy of all of our readers. We take very seriously the need to respect and protect your privacy and the security of any information you may share with us. We’ve built a site that allows you to control how much information you give us and how that information is used. This privacy policy (“Policy”) describes the data collection, use, and disclosure practices of Varad Program. in connection with the Web Site, (the “Web Site” or “Site”).

This Policy applies to information collected only directly through or from This Policy also does not apply to third-party online resources to which may link, because the Varad Program does not control their content or their privacy practices.

Please read our Policy carefully. Your understanding of how we use any information you provide — and your trust that we will use it carefully — are very important both to you and to us. It helps us provide more relevant, useful information to you. If you have any questions about our data collection, use, or disclosure practices, please contact us. Please also be sure to read our complete Terms of Use.

Terms of Use

This website with its home page in the domain "" (the "Website") is a complimentary information service offered by the Varad Program at no charge to users of the World Wide Web, with the express condition that these users agree to be bound by the terms and conditions set forth in this User Agreement. Varad Program reserves the right to change these terms and conditions any time, and you must consult the most recent version of this User Agreement (not an older cached version) each time you view the Website. Use of this Website constitutes your acceptance of all of the following terms and conditions.

Disclaimer Statement

Varad Program’s website & Online Community is for informational purposes only and is not meant to serve as medical advice or to replace consultation with your physician or mental health professional.

Use of Varad Program’s website & Online Community constitutes an agreement by the users not to hold Varad Program or any of its employees or officers liable or responsible for information posted to discussion boards and other forums by persons or entities not associated with Varad Program.

You acknowledge that the information on the Website is provided "as is" for general information only. It is not intended as medical advice, and should not be relied upon, as a substitute for consultations with qualified health professionals who are familiar with your individual medical needs.

This site includes chat and discussion boards. When you chat or join discussions, you agree to abide by all these Terms and Conditions. We want our Community to be a safe, comfortable, and friendly environment. We can remove any messages or solicitations that do not meet the standards of these Terms and Conditions. Varad Program reserves the right to immediately terminate a user's registration if we become aware and determine that the user is violating any of these Terms and Conditions or any of the chat and discussion board guidelines as enumerated wherein.

Commercial solicitation, chain letters, junk mail, "spam", non-commercial or bulk solicitation is prohibited.

Threatening harassing, libelous, defamatory, vulgar, profane, obscene, abusive, harmful, sexually oriented, racially offensive, inaccurate, or otherwise objectionable material of any kind or nature, is prohibited.

Unlawful material, or any material that encourages or promotes conduct that constitutes a criminal offense, or might give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any applicable local, state, Federal or international law or regulation, or encourage the use of controlled substances, is prohibited. Posting content or participating in any form of discussion with the intention to commit any illegal activity is strictly prohibited.

Limitation of Liability

You agree that you will hold harmless the Varad Program and its officers, directors, employees, and volunteers from all claims arising out of or related to your access or use of, or your inability to access or use, this Website or the information contained in this Website or other websites to which it is linked. This includes, but is not limited to, information or materials viewed or downloaded from this Website or another website to which it is linked that appear to you or are construed by you to be obscene, offensive, defamatory, or that infringe upon your intellectual property rights. In no event will Varad Program or the contributors of information to this Website be liable to you or anyone else for any decision made or action taken by you in reliance on such information or for any consequential, special or similar damages, even if advised of the possibility of such damages.


You acknowledge that the opinions and recommendations contained in this Website are not necessarily those of Varad Program or endorsed by Varad Program. Varad Program may provide links on the Website to other websites which are not under the control of Varad Program. In general, any website which has an address (or URL) which does not contain "Varad Program” is such a website. These links are provided for convenience of reference only and are not intended as an endorsement by Varad Program of the organization or individual operating the website or a warranty of any type regarding the website or the information on the website.

Privacy Policy Statement

For each visitor to our Web page, our Web server automatically recognizes the consumer's domain name, the e-mail addresses of those who post messages to our bulletin board (if given), the e-mail addresses of those who communicate with us via e-mail, aggregate information on what pages consumers access or visit, information volunteered by the consumer, such as survey information, e-mail addresses and/or site registrations. We automatically collect only the domain name. If you provide us with your email or postal address, we will contact you unless you explicitly opt out by calling us, mailing us, or emailing us at Phone & address information are found in the footer.

If you do not want to receive e-mail or direct mail from us in the future, please let us know by writing to us at the address below or to If you supply us with your postal address online you may receive further communications from Varad Program unless you explicitly opt out of those communications by contacting At this time, Varad Program only uses telephone numbers to contact you if there are issues with orders or mail. Varad Program does not sell or rent your information for commercial purposes.

The demographics and web analytics we collect are used for marketing purposes, internal review, used to improve the content of our Web page, but generally are not shared other organizations for commercial purposes. Our screening program does not collect IP addresses; we only have access to voluntarily provided demographic information.

Cookies: To help make our sites more responsive to the needs of our visitors, we invoke a standard feature found in browser software, called a "cookie", to assign each visitor a unique, random number, a sort of anonymous user ID that resides on your computer. The cookie doesn't actually identify the visitor, just the computer that a visitor uses to access our site. A cookie can't read data off your hard drive. We do not link cookie data with personally identifiable information, nor do we store personal information in our cookies. You can disable cookies at any time by changing the preferences in your browser.

For our internal purposes, we gather date, time, browser type, navigation history and IP address of all visitors to our site. This information does not contain anything that can identify users personally. We use this information for our internal security audit log, trend analysis and system administration, and to gather broad demographic information about our user base for aggregate use. In the screening results, IPs are hashed out in a way that cannot be traced back to the original IP (but still allows us to identify unique screeners). Please write, call or email us asking to be removed from our mailing list if you don't want any mail from us or if you do not wish to participate in any exchanges. If you use the Contact Us form on the website, please include your physical address.

Legal Disclosure may disclose information about you and your use of the and the services if believes such disclosure is reasonably necessary in order to:

  • Comply with the law or legal process where a formal request has been made, such as from an administrative oversight agency, civil suit, subpoena, court order, or judicial or administrative proceeding;
  • Protect or defend the rights or property of or others;
  • Enforce the Terms and Conditions or this Privacy Policy;
  • Respond to claims that the content(s) of a communication violates the rights of another.

  • Also, circumstances may arise where, for business reasons, may decide to reorganize, or divest all or part of its business through sale, assignment, merger, or acquisition. In these circumstances, personal information may be shared with the actual or prospective purchasers or assignees. In such an event, we shall provide notice of any material change to this Privacy Policy, or our services, in the manner described in the Privacy Policy.