Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting the Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey's (the Alliance) UGotBrains website. The Alliance is committed to respecting your right to privacy and will protect it when you visit our website. The Alliance's Privacy Policy explains our online information practices, including how we collect and use your personal information.

What information do we collect automatically online?

When you visit our website, we collect information about your visit that does not identify you personally. If you do nothing during your visit but browse through the web site, read pages, or download information, we automatically collect and store only the following information about your visit:

  • The internet domain and IP address (an IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer whenever you are surfing the web) from which you access our website;
  • The type of browser and operating system used to access our site;
  • The date and time you access our site;
  • The pages you visit; and
  • If you linked to our website from another website, the address of that website.

We use the information we collect to count the number of hits and type of visitors to the different pages on our site, and to help us make our site more useful to visitors like you. These types of information are retained indefinitely. In the event of a known security or virus threat, we may collect information on the web content you view.

What additional information do we collect about you online?

In cases where you are sending e-mail inquiries, your personal information may be needed in order for us to properly respond to your questions and concerns. Such information may be requested and voluntarily provided based on the nature of your needs. Please note that this information is kept on secure systems, using the latest security technology, including but not limited to Secure Socket Layer (SSL), encryption, firewalls, and password protections, with no third party access.

Links to Other Sites

The Alliance's websites (,,,, or may contain links to other websites.

Please note that when you click on one of these links, you may be leaving the Alliance site and entering another website. These sites may independently collect or request information about you and we encourage you to read the privacy statements of these linked sites as their privacy policy may differ from ours.


If you choose to join our mailing list, we may send out email messages soliciting your support, prompting a call to action, or alerting you of what's new at the Alliance. In addition, you may receive communications from us if you have contacted us for a particular reason, and/or to receive the information or service you have requested.

Our Use of Cookies

Cookies are pieces of information that your browser stores on your computer's hard drive which, for some sites, identifies you when you enter. We use only "session" cookies; this means we store the cookie on your computer only during each visit to our web site. "Session" cookies are used by our software for load management and database access. NO personal information is contained in these cookies. After you turn off your computer or stop using the internet, the cookie is erased and nothing will be remembered the next time you visit our website.

Additional Information

For more information on our privacy practices, or for comments and concerns, please contact our Privacy Officer.

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