Garten's mission is to support people with disabilities in their effort to contribute to the community through employment, career, and retirement opportunities.
Our actions increase society's awareness of human potential.


Online Privacy Statement

Garten Services, Inc. is committed to respecting and protecting your online privacy. We have established this privacy statement to demonstrate our commitment to maintaining the privacy and security of our web site users and the communities we serve.

Gathering & Use of Information
Access to this web site is generally unrestricted, and you may browse it anonymously. At Garten Services, it is our policy to respect the privacy of our clients, customers, donors, volunteers and community partners. Any personal information that you transmit to us on this web site WILL NOT be sold, traded, loaned, published, shared or distributed by any other means to any third party.

What information do we collect?
The only personal information we collect from website visitors is that which is voluntarily entered into on-line forms that request information, ask questions, share stories, etc. This information is for the exclusive use of the Garten Services, Inc. and will be shared only with pertinent employees – of whom have agreed to abide by our privacy policy.
We can also access some non-identifying basic information from server logs. This includes total number of visitors, pages viewed, type of browser you are using (e.g., Netscape, Internet Explorer), type of operating system you are using (e.g., Mac OS or Windows), and domain name of your Internet service provider.

Garten’s website utilizes “cookies”. A “cookie” is a small text file that permits us to recognize your browser in order to customize your experience or permit you to access restricted areas. Cookies do not contain personal information.

IP Address
Your Internet Protocol (“IP”) address is usually associated with the place from which you enter the Internet – such as your Internet Service Provider, your company or your University. We may use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our servers, gather broad demographic information and administer our web site.

Links To Outside Web Sites
Garten’s web site contains links to outside Web sites. Garten Services, Inc. is not accountable for the privacy practices of other sites. We encourage our visitors to be aware when they leave our sites to read the privacy policies of each and every web site they visit that collects personal information.

Questions and Comments
If you have any questions regarding this privacy policy or Garten Services, Inc.’s site practices, please don’t hesitate to contact us:

Garten Services, Inc.
PO Box 13970
Salem, OR 97309
(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) to Garten’s webmaster.

Privacy Policy Updates
Garten Services reserves the right to change its policy at any time. Changes will be posted and highlighted at this site.

This statement was last updated in October 2007.

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