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Information Collected

Hume Respite is committed to protecting the privacy of web site users. Hume Respite abides by the National Privacy Principles in the Commonwealth Privacy Act. A copy of this can be found at: http://www.privacy.gov.au/law/act

The National Privacy Principles provide a framework for the collection, disclosure, use and storage of personal information.

When you look at this website, our Internet Service Provider makes a record of your visit and logs the following information for statistical purposes:

  1.  your server address
  2.  your top level domain name (for example .com, gov, au etc)
  3.  the date and time of your visit to the site
  4.  the pages you have accessed and documents/files downloaded
  5. the type of browser you are using

This information cannot directly identify individual visitors. We use the information only to measure the number of visitors to the site. You are able to browse our site without entering any personal information; therefore you can remain anonymous during your visit.

Hume Respite will not sell, loan, rent or give away any information collected from our website.

Hume Respite will not be responsible for any unauthorized use of information gained from email correspondence before it has reached our mail server.

Type of Information Collected

We will only record your e-mail address if you send us a message. Any personal information you provide to us including your e-mail address will only be used for the purpose for which you have provided it and will not be added to a mailing list, provided to any other third party or used for any other purpose without your consent unless if required by law or other regulation.

Hume Respite reserves the right to pass on any information relating to suspected fraudulent or criminal activity to the appropriate authorities.

Data Quality

Hume Respite takes all possible measures to ensure the information contained on this website is current and correct. If you have identified any information which you believe is incorrect or out of date please contact us immediately at Client Directed Service Administration Support jbayliss@unitingcare.org.au so that we can amend it.


This website may use session or persistent cookies. Session cookies are short-lived, are used only during a browsing session, and expire when you quit your browser. Persistent cookies are stored on your computer, contain an expiration date, and may by used to retrieve previous search results upon return to the issuing website.

Off-site links

Note that the Hume respite website privacy statement does not apply to linked web sites, however we do not link knowingly to sites that are privacy-invasive. When you link to another site, we recommend you read the privacy statement of that site to familiarize yourself with its privacy policy. Hume Respite is not responsible for the privacy practice or content of any site that is linked to or from our website.


We welcome feedback. Our aim is to keep this site user friendly, relevant and up to date. If you have any comments, queries or ideas on how we might improve in any way please let us know.


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