DisabilityWiki:Cookie Statement

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DisabilityWiki Cookie Statement

DisabilityWiki respects your privacy. This Cookie Statement explains how we use cookies and similar technologies (collectively, "Cookies") when you visit our website, engage with our online content, or use our forum and other services (collectively, "Services"). By using our Services, you consent to the use of cookies in accordance with this policy.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small data files stored on your computer, mobile, or other device by a website. They are used to remember your preferences, understand how a site is used, improve services and customize user experiences. Cookies generally expire after a period of time, depending on their use and other factors.

How we use cookies

Essential cookies:

These are necessary for the operation of our site, such as enabling you to log in to secure areas of the site.

Analytical/performance cookies:

These allow us to recognize and count the number of visitors and see how visitors move around our site.

Functionality cookies:

These are used to recognize you when you return to our site, enabling personalized content.

Targeting cookies:

These record your visit to our site, pages visited, and links followed. We may use this information to make our site more relevant to your interests.

Data we collect

When you register an account on DisabilityWiki, you voluntarily provide certain information, including a username and email address. We may also collect and store IP addresses from users of our Services. Please be aware that any information you post in public areas of our Services, such as on our forum, may be visible to others.

Data Security

We are committed to protecting the security of your data, but we cannot guarantee the security of data transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk. We use strict procedures and security features to prevent unauthorized access.

Third-Party Links

Our Services may contain links to third-party websites or services. We do not control these third-party websites and are not responsible for their privacy practices.

User rights and account deletion

As a user, you have the right to access and delete your account. However, please be aware that because wikis are public records, some traces of your account may remain, and we may not be able to remove all data associated with your account. If you wish to close your account, please visit this link: Contact

Changes to this policy

We may update this Cookie Policy from time to time in response to changing legal, technical, or business developments. Please check this page periodically for changes.

Your consent

By using our Services, you are consenting to our use of cookies in accordance with this Cookie Policy. If you do not agree to our use of cookies in this way, you should set your browser settings accordingly.

Sale of the Site

In the event that the site is sold or integrated with another entity, your information may be disclosed to our advisers and any prospective operators. All content may be passed on to the new operators of the site.


Our Services are provided "as is," and we make no guarantees that they always will be safe, secure or error-free, or that they will function without disruptions or imperfections. We are not responsible for the actions or information of third parties, and you release us from any claims and damages, known and unknown, arising out of or in any way connected with any claim you have against any such third parties.

This Cookie Policy is in compliance with the European Union General Data Protection Regulation (EU GDPR) and the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA). Please note that these regulations are subject to change, and as such, this policy may be updated to reflect those changes.

Last updated: 2023-07-10