The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to explain the types of information the National Healthy Marriage Resource Center (NHMRC) collects and maintains about visitors to our Web site. It also addresses how the information is obtained, how it is used and how it is secured.

How Information is Obtained and Used

If you only browse, read pages, or download information, we automatically collect and store the following information about your visit:

  • The Internet Protocol (IP) Address and domain name used. The IP address is a numerical identifier assigned either to your Internet service provider or directly to your computer. We use the IP Address to direct Internet traffic to you. This address can be translated to determine the domain name of your service provider (e.g. or
  • The type of browser and operating system you used
  • The date and time you visited this site
  • The web site you visited prior to coming to this web site

This information does not identify you personally. It is logged and used only to improve the content of our Web services and to help us understand how people are using our services. The National Healthy Marriage Resource Center analyzes the Web site logs to determine how our Web site is being used, so we may continually improve the Web site's usefulness to the public.

When inquiries are emailed to us, we store the question and the email address information so we can respond electronically. Unless otherwise required by statute, we do not identify publicly who sends questions or comments to our Web site. We will not obtain information that will allow us to personally identify you when you visit our site, unless you choose to provide such information to us.


The National Healthy Marriage Resource Center provides Internet links to Web sites of public and private organizations. When you link to this new Web site, you are no longer on the National Healthy Marriage Resource Center Web site and this Privacy Notice does not apply. When you link to another Web site, you are subject to the privacy policy of that new web site.

Reference in this Web site to any specific commercial products, processes, or services, or the use of any trade, firm, or corporation name is for the information and convenience of the public, and does not constitute endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by the Federal Government, the Department of Health and Human Services, or its officers, employees, or agents.

The National Healthy Marriage Resource Center reserves the right to revise and update this Privacy Policy at anytime without notice by posting the revised Privacy Policy on this Web site.

Contact Information

The National Healthy Marriage Resource Center maintains this Web site to enhance public access to information about the department's services. While we make every effort to keep this information as timely and current as possible, errors can occur. To correct errors or offer comments about this Web site please contact the Webmaster at