NCSC is a not-for-profit charitable, federally tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to the safety of children.
Materials are available exclusively through local law enforcement departments nationwide.



NCSC educational materials may contain safety and medical information. This information is for educational purposes and should not be treated as professional advice. All information is provided without any representations or warranties, express or implied. Although every effort was made to be sure the information provided is current and accurate we do not warrant or represent that the medical, or legal information in these publications is true, accurate, complete, current or non-misleading.

You must not rely on the information in NCSC publications as an alternative to medical advice from your doctor or professional healthcare provider. If you think you are suffering from any medical condition you should seek immediate medical attention. You should never delay seeking medical advice, disregard medical advice or discontinue medical treatment because of information found in NCSC’s educational materials.

Limits upon exclusions of liability

Nothing in this disclaimer will limit or exclude any liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence, fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation, or limit or exclude any liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law.

NCSC does not normally endorse or recommend any commercial products, processes, or services. The views and opinions expressed on National Child Safety Council's web sites, as well as images, videos, and all other content may not be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes without first obtaining express permission from National Child Safety Council.

Privacy Policy

National Child Safety Council is committed to the privacy of our donors and visitors. This privacy policy discloses the donor and privacy practices for National Child Safety Council, NationalChildSafetyCouncil.org, donate.NationalChildSafetyCouncil.org, and Safetypup.org. This privacy policy applies to information collected by these web sites or other direct contact from you. It will notify you of the following:

  1. What personally identifiable information is collected from you, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.
  2. What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
  3. The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
  4. How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.

Information Collection, Use, and Sharing

We are the sole owners of the information collected on these sites. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email, online form, or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone. We will use your information to respond to you regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request, e.g. to ship an order.

Unless you ask us not to, we may contact you via email, phone, or mail in the future to tell you about specials, new products or services, or changes to this privacy policy.


Your Access to and Control Over Information

You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via our contact form found on our website:

  • See what data we have about you, if any.
  • Change/correct any data we have about you.
  • Have us delete any data we have about you.
  • Express any concern you have about our use of your data.


We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit personally identifiable information (for example your name and address) via the website your information is protected both online and offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing, customer service or answering your questions) are granted access to personally identifiable information.

We do not collect or store credit card information via our websites, servers, or computers. Any credit card information provided to NCSC by other means is promptly destroyed as soon as payments have been processed. All other personally identifiable information stored is kept in a secure environment.

Any credit card information provided online via Donate.NationalChildSafetyCouncil.org is processed through PayPal™'s secure servers. NCSC servers, computers, and employees never have access to this information. See PayPal™'s privacy policy regarding their security and practices.



Our web sites may contain links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.


Interaction with Children

Our web sites may offer content geared to children under 13. No personally identifiable information is collected from these visitors unless voluntarily submitted as a request for information or services. This information is used to respond to the user's inquiries. We do not knowingly collect or store personally identifiable information from children under 13. If parent's believe we have collected or stored their child's personally identifiable information they may request it be destroyed/removed by contacting us and we will comply in a timely manner.



National Child Safety Council is committed to making our Web sites accessible to all of our visitors, contributors, law enforcement departments, schools, and staff. If you have difficulty obtaining information from any of our Web sites please contact us to get the material in another format. You should provide the URL of the Web site referencing that information.


Surveys & Contests

From time-to-time our sites may request information via surveys or contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and you may choose whether or not to participate and therefore disclose this information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as zip code, age level). Contact information will be used to notify the winners and award prizes. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of our sites and our child safety educational materials, programs, and services.



Our Privacy Policy may change from time to time and all updates will be posted on this page.

If you feel that we are not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact us immediately via telephone at (517) 764-6070, or via our contact form at NationalChildSafetyCouncil.org, or by mail at National Child Safety Council, 4065 Page Ave. Jackson, MI 49204.



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