This website is owned and operated by the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Salem (UUCS), referred to in this policy as “we”. We recognize that visitors to our site may be concerned about the information they provide to us, and how we treat that information. This privacy policy addresses those concerns.

The first principle of Unitarian Universalism is to covenant to affirm and promote the inherent worth and dignity of every person. We believe that this principle impels us to protect the privacy of visitors.

If you have any questions about our Privacy Policy, you can contact us, or by leaving a message at the UUCS office. We are available to answer your questions or hear your concerns.

This policy may be changed or updated from time to time.

Information Accuracy

We make every effort to ensure that the information presented is correct and accurate. If inaccuracies occur, we will make every effort to correct them in a timely manner. To report any web site inaccuracies or for questions about our Privacy Policy, please email us at

Our Photo and Video Policy

Photos and videos add color and interest to our new website, and many members enjoy spotting familiar faces in the various group shots.  However, some people don’t want this publicity.  If you are one of them and you spot yourself in a photo or video, please email us at or call the church office and the photo will be removed.

Links to Third Party Sites

Our web sites contain some hyperlinks to web sites operated by parties other than UUCS. These hyperlinks are provided for your reference only. We do not control such web sites and are not responsible for their contents or privacy policies. The inclusion of hyperlinks to other web sites does not imply any endorsement of the material on these web sites or any association with their operators.

Personal Information

Our site collects personal information from our visitors only on a voluntary basis when they sign up for our email lists. Personal information may include name, address, phone number, and  email address.  We do not require this information to obtain access to any part of our site. We do not sell or rent this personal information to other organizations.

Statistical Information Collected

We collect information on the browsing habits of users so that we can assess the use of our website and its pages. The companies that provide that service also have access to that information. This site collects information using cookies and javascript, so if they are enabled in your browser, information can be collected, such as your browser type, operating system, IP address, and country. This information is only used for statistical purposes and cannot identify you as an individual.