Privacy Practices and Grievance Procedures

Notice of Privacy Practice

Here is our notice of your rights when it comes to your health information. For more information, please contact:

Erin Nadeau, Director of Licensing and Compliance
The Opportunity Alliance
50 Lydia Lane
South Portland, ME  04106
(207) 874-1175

Our Website Privacy Policy

The Opportunity Alliance (TOA) understands the importance of privacy to visitors to our web site. This Privacy Policy explains how we treat the information about you we receive on the Internet and the safeguards we have in place to protect it. This policy may be updated from time to time, so please check periodically for changes.

We take your privacy concerns seriously. We do not collect any information about visitors to unless it is provided voluntarily, and we do not sell, trade or rent your personal information with anyone.  We collect personally identifiable information about visitors to this web site only when you provide it to us voluntarily. If you request information, or you submit questions or comments through the site's contact forms, we may need to know your e-mail address, mailing address or telephone number in order to respond to your submission. Your personal information may be retained for the purpose of tracking the types of inquiries received through

If you voluntarily submit personally identifiable information to us through our website contact form, that information will be used only for responding to your inquiry, request or comment. We will not share your information with any third party, except that TOA may forward your inquiry or request to an appropriate staff person in order to respond to your submission. TOA does not use personal information submitted through  for any other purpose except as provided in this Privacy Policy. 

If you submit your resume to TOA, we will use your personal information and resume only for the purpose of considering your qualifications for career opportunities located within our agency, and for contacting you when appropriate in connection with that consideration. We will not share your resume with anyone, including affiliates.

If you make an online donation through our third-party payment processing vendor, your personal information will not be shared with anyone other than TOA and the payment processor to securely process this transaction.  

For your convenience this site may contain links (anchored hypertext references) to other web sites on related topics that may be of interest to our visitors. Please be aware that our Privacy Policy does not apply to those web sites. As those sites' privacy practices may differ from ours, we suggest that you check those sites' respective privacy policies. TOA is not responsible for the privacy policies or the content of any other web sites. 

This Privacy Policy applies to our current practices. We may decide to change our policies in the future if we believe that would help us to serve you better. You may be assured that if we decide to do so in the future, we will post the revised Privacy Policy on our web site to explain about the information that will be gathered and the options you will have regarding participation.

Finally, TOA maintains certain practices and procedures designed to protect the security, integrity and confidentiality of information collected through our web site. We have in place a firewall to protect the e-mail server on which all personal information that is submitted through the web site resides. Information submitted through our web site contact forms and through e-mail is not encrypted, however, so please remember that the transmission of this information is not secure or otherwise protected from unauthorized access. TOA carefully limits access to Protected/Personal Information to those employees who need it to carry out their business functions, and we educate our employees about the importance of safeguarding information and preventing unauthorized access, disclosure and use.

If you have any questions or concerns, you can reach us by telephone by calling Erin Nadeau, Director of Licensing and Compliance at 207-523-5004. You can also send a message at


or you may fill out the contact form on this page and we will respond to your questions.