At KYDS Youth Development Service, we are committed to protecting your privacy. Your privacy is very important to us and we want you to be assured that our privacy practices are held to the highest standard.

Q: What personal information is collected? How do we use it?

All counselling sessions and associated records are managed to ensure strict confidentiality for our clients. Information held in relation to matters discussed in counselling sessions would only be disclosed if our practitioner was obligated to do so by law.

When you choose to make a donation to KYDS Youth Development Service, the details you provide are used only for administration purposes. We will use your name and contact details in order to correspond with you, including to issue donation receipts and to update you on news of interest.

When you sign up to receive e-News or other information from KYDS Youth Development Service, we require your e-mail address. This allows us to send you our e-News updates and personalise our communications with you.

If you would rather not receive any announcements or special information from us, please notify in comments area on donation page or contact us via our Contact Us page.

Q: How does KYDS Youth Development Service protect information you provide?

All of the data we collect is protected against unauthorised access by secure encrypted channels and other security measures.

Q: Will KYDS Youth Development Service disclose the information it collects to outside parties?

KYDS Youth Development Service does not sell, trade or rent your personal information to others. We would only disclose your information if required to do so by law.


By using our website, you consent to the collection and use of this information by KYDS Youth Development Service. If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page so that you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances we disclose it.

We at KYDS Youth Development Service appreciate your interest in our work. We endeavour to at all times provide accurate information for your review while providing industry standard safeguards for any and all personal information you may submit.

Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions.

Copyright Restrictions

Commercial use or publication of all or any item displayed is strictly prohibited without prior authorisation from KYDS Youth Development Service. Nothing contained herein shall be construed as conferring any licence by KYDS Youth Development Service to use any item displayed.

Documents may be copied for personal use only on the condition that copyright and source indications are also copied, no modifications are made and the document is copied entirely.


All donations $2 and over are fully tax deductible, and a receipt will be issued.

Refund Policy

KYDS Youth Development Service does not generally refund donations. Once a purchase has been processed through the online Store you will generally not be able to cancel the purchase. For enquiries, please contact: 02 9416 0900 or email counsellor@kyds.org.au

Links to other Websites

KYDS Youth Development Service website may contain links to enable you to visit other websites of interest easily. However, once you have used these links to leave KYDS’s site, you should note that we do not have any control over other websites. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.


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