Privacy Policy Overview

Opioid Help will never sell or distribute any personal information to outside parties. Any information shared anonymously will be treated as such and will have any name, location, and identifying factors redacted to the best of our content team’s ability. Sharing your story through our platform gives Opioid Help the right to share it on only. Continue reading for the full Privacy Policy.

Opioid Help’s Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy was last modified on 1/28/2019.

This Privacy Policy applies to the use of (the “website”) and contains Recovery Worldwide, LLC’s (“Owner” or “we”) policies regarding the compilation, use, and disclosure of your data and content when using the website.

By using this website, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy and to the collection and use of information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

This Privacy Policy may be subject to change and updated, but any future changes will not impact data collected under a previous version of this Privacy Policy. If any modifications modify your rights, it will be notated on the website.

Information Collection and Usage

The information we learn from visitors to our website (“clients” or “you”) helps us personalize and continually improve our services to you. Here is a non-exclusive list of the types of information we may gather about our clients.

Information You Give Us

We receive and store information, if any, that you enter on our Website, such as names, e-mail addresses, and other personal information. You have the choice to not disclose any information on the Website.

If you choose to “share your story” with our community, you only need to disclose as much as you’d like. Any additional information that is shared, i.e. name, state, city, will be removed from what is actually published to retain anonymity. All stories will also be edited for grammar and to remove any identifying information that may be left in the story accidentally.

Automatic Information

We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with us. When you enter the Website, we collect your browser type and IP address. This information is gathered for all Website visitors. In addition, like many websites, we store certain information from your browser using “cookies.” Cookies are text files sent by servers to web browsers, then stored on your computer. They dictate which parts of the website you’ve visited so we can alert you to software compatibility issues and save page preferences for future visits to the Website.

Cookies identify the user’s preferences. Our Website may use cookies and similar tools to customize the content and advertising you receive based on, among other things, any personal information you have provided. We may collect non-personal information about the pages that you visit on the Website, but this information is not personally identifiable, and we may use selected third parties for marketing and analysis purposes.

How Your Information Will Be Used

We do not collect any Personally Identifiable Information (“PII”)[1] from you unless you voluntarily choose to disclose such information while using the Website or contact us via e-mail or telephone.

If you submit PII to us through the Website, then we may use your PII to improve our services to you and to identify and authenticate your access to the Website’s services. In addition, Anonymous Information [2] will be used in aggregate form to build higher quality. Anonymous Information will also be used for more useful services by performing statistical analyses of the collective characteristics and behavior of our users to personalize your experience on the Website.

We may provide PII and Anonymous Information to our subsidiaries, affiliated companies, or other unaffiliated businesses or persons for the purpose of processing such information on our behalf. We require that these parties agree to process such information in agreement with our Privacy Policy, and we use reasonable efforts to limit their use of such information and to use other appropriate confidentiality and security measures.

We may use your e-mail address, if you provide it, to send you notifications and information that are related to your use of the Website, answer your questions about the Website, or fulfill a legal or regulatory disclosure requirement.

We may share your data and/or content if we believe disclosure is necessary for the following reasons: to comply with a law, regulation, valid legal process (e.g., subpoenas or warrants served on us), or governmental or regulatory request; to enforce or apply the Terms of Use; to protect the security or integrity of the website; and/or to protect the rights, property, or safety of the Owner, its employees, users, or others. If your data is going to be released, we will do our best to notify you in advance via e-mail, unless we are prohibited by law from doing so. We may also disclose or transfer your data or content in connection with the sale, merger, bankruptcy, sale of assets or re-organization of our company. We will notify you if a different company would receive your data or content. It should be noted the agreements in this Privacy Policy will apply to your data as transferred to the new entity.

It should be noted that the Owner is not attempting to provide any medical advice or analysis to users. The Website is simply providing users with information regarding substance abuse as well as treatment centers. Users should not interpret the Website’s display of this data as any type of assessment or medical advice from it. The Owner will not be held responsible for any assessment or decision users make based on the data presented in the Website.

Data Provided to Sponsor

You can direct us to share your data with other parties. Once you direct us to share your data and/or content with a third party, that data is governed by the third-party’s privacy policy. Your consent to share with the third party may be revoked.

The Owner’s Policy for Children

The Owner does not wish to interact with or collect any data from users under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect any PII data from children under the age of 13. We do request minors do not engage with our website without the consent of a parent or legal guardian, unless legally permitted. If you are under the age of 13, please do not attempt to use the website or send any personal information to us, including your name, address, telephone number, or e-mail address. Users under the age of 13 may provide personal information to or on the Website. In the event we learn we have collected personal information from a minor under age 13 without verification of parental consent, we will remove that information as quickly as possible. We encourage parents to monitor their children’s internet usage and/or to use web filtering technology to monitor their children’s internet access.

Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies

As referenced above, we have some website pages which may utilize cookies and other tracking technologies such as pixel tags and web beacons which enhance the functionality of the Website. Web beacons and pixel tags are embedded images in a webpage or e-mail for the purpose of gauging and analyzing usage and/or activity. The Website, or third-party service providers acting on our behalf, may use web beacons and pixel tags to help us analyze, use, and improve our functionality. Some cookies and other technologies may serve to recall PII provided by a user.

Do Not Track is a privacy preference that users can set in their web browsers. When a user turns on the Do Not Track signal, the browser sends a message to websites requesting them not to track the user.  For information about Do Not Track, visit  At this time, the Website does not respond to Do Not Track browser settings or signals. In addition, the Website may use other technology that is standard to the Internet, such as pixel tags, web beacons, and other similar technologies, to track visitors to the Website. Those tools may be used by us and by third parties to collect information about you and your internet activity, even if you have turned on the Do Not Track signal.

Links from Third-Party Websites

Links to third-party websites may be found on the Website placed by our company as a service to those interested in such content. Please note the use of all such links to third-party websites is at your own risk. We do not supervise or have any control over, nor do we make any claims or representation, regarding third-party websites. To the extent such links are provided by us, they are provided only for easier accessibility, and a link to a third-party website does not suggest any professional endorsement, affiliation with, adoption or sponsorship of such third-party website. The terms of this Privacy Policy no longer govern when you leave the website.

Contacting Us for Help

Whenever you contact the Owner for help, certain information, such as your name and e-mail address, may be collected in your request so we can provide you with assistance and make improvements to the website.


The privacy and security of user data is as important to us as it is to you. We maintain strict physical, electronic, and technical precautions designed to control and protect your data from unauthorized access. We comply with our own privacy practices and simultaneously adhere to accepted industry privacy standards.

In addition, specific encryptions and protocols are used for transmitting private information via the internet. No data transmission over the internet can be guaranteed as 100% secure; therefore, while we follow accepted industry standards and implement reasonable security practices to protect PII, its security is not guaranteed.

How the Owner Handles Data from International Visitors

The Website is hosted and operated in the United States and is subject to United States law. Any personal information given to the Owner will be transferred to the Owner for use only in the United States and will be hosted on United States servers. The permission to transfer your personal information to the United States must be given to us. For international access, please be advised that United States law may not have the same privacy protections as the law of your jurisdiction.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy on occasion. In the event of any alterations, we will notify you by posting the new Privacy Policy on the website. Please review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Once the changes have been posted on the website, the changes to this Privacy Policy will become effective. We will never change this Privacy Policy or the Terms of Service to allow your PII, data and/or content to be gathered, or make any other substantial unpermitted changes without your consent.

Online Privacy Policy Only

The online Privacy Policy only applies to information collected through the website. Please note this does not apply to information collected offline through other communication platforms.

Google Analytics

We are currently using Google Analytics to understand the website’s audience and how our website content can be improved or changed for better clarity, better quality content, and to better assist your understanding of our website.  Please note no PII is collected by Google Analytics. For more information on Google’s privacy policy, please click here.

Notice for California Residents

Under California Civil Code Section 1789.3, California users are entitled to the following consumer rights notice: If you have a question or complaint regarding the website, please send an e-mail to: We can also be contacted via the information indicated below.

Further, because we value your privacy, we have taken the necessary precautions to ensure that the Website is compliant with the California Online Privacy Protection Act.

Author: Recovery Worldwide – Last Edited: February 4, 2019