Copyright, Disclaimer and Privacy

Copyright and Permission to Reproduce

Copyright of all materials on this website, including the underlying HTML, text, illustrations, designs, icons, audio clips, video clips, documents, products, software and all other content is either owned by the Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society, or the Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society has obtained a licence to use the materials for the website. The materials on the site are protected by the Copyright Act. Except as noted in the Terms of Use below, none of the materials may be copied, reproduced, distributed, republished, downloaded, displayed, posted or transmitted in any form or by any means, without the prior written consent of the Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society, or the original creator, where applicable.

Trademarks and Official Marks

All trademarks used and/or displayed on this website are registered or unregistered trademarks or official marks of the Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society. Nothing on this website should be interpreted to grant any licence to use any trademark or official mark without the express written permission of the Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society.

Terms of Use - Non-Commercial or Educational Reproduction

All information on this site has been posted to provide direct access to information about the programs and services offered by the Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society. The information has been posted with the intent that it be readily available for personal and public non-commercial (educational) use and except where otherwise prohibited, may be reproduced, in part or in whole and by any means, without.

We only ask that:

  • The materials not be modified.
  • Users exercise due diligence in ensuring the accuracy of the materials.
  • The Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society be identified as the source of the materials.
  • The reproduction is not represented as an official version of the materials reproduced, nor as having been made in affiliation with or with the endorsement of the Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society.

Terms of Use - Commercial Reproduction

Reproduction of multiple copies of materials on the site, in whole or in part, for the purposes of commercial distribution is prohibited, except with written permission from the Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society

Disclaimer

The Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society makes every effort to ensure that you are kept up-to-date on the latest activities of the Society. In doing so, we go to great length to ensure the accuracy of the information posted. However, it must be noted that there may be instances where information is not as current as it can possibly be. The materials on this site are provided "as is" without warranties or conditions of any kind either expressed or implied. To the fullest extent possible under applicable law, the Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society disclaims all warranties and conditions, expressed or implied, including but not limited to, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement or other violation of rights. The Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society does not warrant or make any other representations regarding the use, accuracy, timelines, applicability, performance, security, availability or reliability of this website or any sites linked to this site, or the results from the use of this website or any sites linked to this website, or otherwise respecting the materials on this website or any sites linked to this website.

Limitation of Liability

Under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence shall the Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society be liable for any direct, indirect, special, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages arising out of the use of, or the inability to use, the website and/or the materials.

Links to Other Websites

Links to websites not under the control of the Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society are provided solely for the convenience of users and the Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society is not responsible for the content of any other website. The Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society does not endorse, authorize, approve, certify, maintain, or control these external Internet addresses and does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, efficacy or timeliness of the information located at such addresses. The Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society is not responsible for the privacy practices of such websites. The Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society encourages users to review the privacy policies of any linked websites before navigating any website or disclosing personal information online.

Links from Other Websites

There may be circumstances where access to this website is provided by a hypertext link located at another website. The Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society has no responsibility for thecontent of such other sites and does not endorse, authorize, approve, certify, maintain, or control these external Internet addresses and does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, efficacy or timeliness of the information located at such addresses.

Termination

The Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society may terminate this agreement, including any licenses contained herein, at any time and further may terminate the user's access to any and all portions of this website if, the Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society determines, in its sole discretion, that the user failed to comply with any term of these Terms of Use. Upon termination, the user must cease use of this website and destroy all materials obtained from this website, and all related documentation and all copies thereof, whether made under these Terms or otherwise, and/or take any additional or alternative reasonable steps that the Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society may direct in respect of the termination of the use.

Privacy Policy

The Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society are committed to providing visitors with a website that respects their privacy. This page summarizes the privacy policy and practices on the Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society website.

We do not automatically gather any specific personal information from you, such as your name, phone number or e-mail address. We would only obtain this type of information if you supply it by sending us an e-mail or registering in a secure portion of the site such as the volunteer application process.

All personal information held or collected is protected under the federal Privacy Act. This means that at any point of collection you will be asked for consent to collect your information, and you will be informed of the purpose for which it is being collected and how to exercise your right of access to that information. Information on individual visitors is used by Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society employees who need to know the information in order to respond to your request or to ensure the security of this system. We only share the information you give us with another department if your inquiry relates to that department. We do not use the information to create individually identifiable profiles, nor do we disclose this information to anyone outside the organization.

Questions or comments regarding this policy, or the administration of the Privacy Act in the Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society may be directed to:

Medicine Hat Women's Shelter Society
Box 2500
Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada, T1A 8G8
Telephone: (403) 527-8223
Fax: (403) 526-0209
Email: