Privacy Policy

The Guidance Center respects the privacy of all its online visitors and donors. Your use of this website constitutes acceptance and agreement of the following policy.

Collection and Use of Identifiable Visitor Information
We do not collect your e-mail address unless you choose to communicate with us via e-mail or you volunteer your e-mail address on a form on this site. We do not share email addresses with any third party.

The Guidance Center will ask you to voluntarily provide information when you make an online donation. We will need personal information, such as name, address, telephone number and e-mail address so that we can process your donation and provide you with a tax receipt. Third-party personally identifiable information you provide in connection with all memorial or honorary gifts will not be shared.

The Guidance Center does not rent or sell visitor information to outside marketers. We might use the information you provide to share information you have requested or to share other information that might be of interest to you.

Cookies and IP Addresses
We use cookies to store visitors’ preferences, alert visitors to new areas of the site, customize Web page content based on visitor interests, and record past activity in order to provide better service. Cookies are small text files that do not damage a visitor’s system or files. Most browsers will allow a user to accept or deny cookies. Any visitor to our website may choose to reject cookies and still use our site.

This site collects information such as the visitor’s domain name, site traffic patterns, and server usage statistics. This information is used to improve the performance and content of our webpage. We also use this information for security purposes, to detect and to block security breaches and to provide you with a safe online environment.

Links to Third Party Websites
This site contains links to other sites that may be of interest or use to you. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of sites not owned by The Guidance Center. We encourage our visitors to be aware of when they leave our site and to read the privacy statement of any site that collects personally identifiable data.

Changes to our Privacy Policy
Any changes to our privacy policy will be posted immediately. Your use of the website after we have posted changes to our privacy policy constitutes acceptance and agreement of the revised policy.

Communications from The Guidance Center
Occasionally, The Guidance Center may send communications to its website visitors and/or online donors. If you would like to opt out of The Guidance Center’s communications, please mail a written request to The Guidance Center, Attn: 1301 Pine Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90813, or send an email to with your request. Upon receiving your request, we will immediately remove your name from any future communications.