• Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

The information on this website is provided for information purposes only and is targeted to residents of Ontario who are interested in adoption. AdoptOntario, a program of the Adoption Council of Ontario (ACO), endeavours to provide up-to-date and reliable information for this website but cannot be responsible for the content that is provided by third parties. As the information is not intended to provide legal or other advice you should not act or rely on any information on the website without seeking the appropriate professional guidance and advice. Changes are made periodically to the Site and may be made at any time without notice. 

You can visit our website to read information without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information unless you wish to enter a password-protected area. We will then collect personal information from you when you apply for a password to view children, or via the open-text message functionality incorporated into our website. Please read our Privacy Statement regarding the protection of personal information. 

You agree to use this Site for lawful purposes. By using this site, you agree to represent yourself honestly, not to impersonate any person, when viewing child profiles, expressing interest or sending emails to an address listed on the Site. If you violate any of these terms, your permission to use the information automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any copies you have made of the information. 

No information contained within the Site may be reproduced or re-published without the written consent of the ACO and the person who owns the information. If you wish to reproduce or distribute information in the Site send an e-mail to info@adoptontario.ca. Include your name, address and a description of the purpose of your intended distribution and the information you would like to distribute.