Privacy Policy

We protect your privacy

Lupus Ontario recognizes your right to privacy and pledges to protect it. We are aware of our responsibilities under the federal Personal Information and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA). We do not share or trade our mailing information outside of Lupus Ontario and its Member Organizations.

Information Collected

When visiting the Lupus Ontario website, the web server automatically records information about the operating system and web browser you are using. This information does not identify you in any way and is only used for statistical purposes to manage the website.

Lupus Ontario collects personal information about you only if you volunteer it in a survey and/or request for information and/or request to be added to a mailing list. We use this information to respond to your request or question. All information is kept confidential.

Donation Information

Lupus Ontario maintains records of all contributions. All information is kept private and confidential, stored in a secure location and accessible only by authorized staff.

More Information

If you would like more information about Lupus Ontario’s privacy policy, please contact our office at or at the telephone number or address in Markham listed on the Contact Us page under About Us .

Further information on privacy and your rights in regard to your personal information may be found on the website of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada at


Lupus Ontario may provide links to other websites and articles. These links and articles are not to be considered for diagnostic purposes. Lupus Ontario does not provide medical advice. You must seek the advice of your own physician and health care professional regarding your medical needs.