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You may use information on AASAS products and services (such as case studies, sample work, and similar materials) purposely made available by AASAS for downloading from the Site, provided that you (1) not remove any proprietary notice language in all copies of such documents, (2) use such information only for your personal, non- commercial informational purpose and do not copy or post such information on any networked computer or broadcast it in any media, (3) make no modifications to any such information, and (4) not make any additional representations or warranties relating to such documents.
Your Use of the Site
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You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any portion or feature of the Site, or any other systems or networks connected to the Site or to any AASAS server, or to any of the services offered on or through the Site, by hacking, password “mining” or any other illegitimate means.
You may not probe, scan or test the vulnerability of the Site or any network connected to the Site, nor breach the security or authentication measures on the Site or any network connected to the Site. You may not reverse look-up, trace or seek to trace any information on any other user of or visitor to the Site, or any other customer of AASAS, including any AASAS account not owned by you, to its source, or exploit the Site or any service or information made available or offered by or through the Site, in any way where the purpose is to reveal any information, including but not limited to personal identification or information, other than your own information, as provided for by the Site.
You agree that you will not take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the infrastructure of the Site or AASAS’s systems or networks, or any systems or networks connected to the Site or to AASAS.
You agree not to use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site or any transaction being conducted on the Site, or with any other person’s use of the Site.
You may not forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any message or transmittal you send to AASAS on or through the Site or any service offered on or through the Site. You may not pretend that you are, or that you represent, someone else, or impersonate any other individual or entity.
AASAS may make changes to any products or services represented on the Site, at any time, without notice. The materials on the Site with respect to products and services may be out of date, and AASAS makes no commitment to update the materials on the Site with respect to such products and services.
Your Use of Alberta’s One-Line for Sexual Violence
Alberta’s One-Line for Sexual Violence (One-Line) is a confidential and specialized service for people who have experienced sexual violence, their support people and other professionals across the province of Alberta. It is a collaboration between the Association of Alberta Sexual Assault Services and its member agencies across the province. We do not provide emergency services and do not have police or ambulance capabilities. Please call 911 if you are in immediate crisis.
One-Line offers support, information and referral to local services and resources, it does not provide therapy or clinical care.
- The One-Line offers phone, text, and chat service 7 days a week, from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm.
- We take your privacy seriously. Information discussed through the One-Line text/chat is confidential within the One-Line service and will not be shared without your written permission except in the following situations:
- If an individual is at risk of suicide.
- If an individual is at risk to harm others.
- If a child has or is experiencing abuse or is at risk of abuse.
- If required by law.
- There will be a record of your chat; however, it will be kept completely secure and confidential.
- We work to provide accurate referral information using Inform Alberta. Ensuring that this information is current and accurate is the responsibility of Inform Alberta.
- By using our service you agree to the following:
- Individuals responding to your test/chat will be treated with respect and comments of disrespect or discrimination will not be tolerated.
- You will do your best to be responsive and present in the chat, if you are unresponsive the chat may be ended.
- When your carrier’s standard messaging rates apply, you are responsible for all charges.
- The One-line is not liable for any delayed or lost texts/chat messages.
Accounts, Passwords and Security
Certain features or services offered on or through the Site may require you to open an Account (including setting up a User ID and Password). You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the information you hold for your account, including your password, and for any and all activity that occurs under your account as a result of your failing to keep this information secure and confidential. You agree to notify AASAS immediately of any unauthorized use of your account or password, or any other breach of security. You may be held liable for losses incurred by AASAS or any other user of or visitor to the Site due to someone else using your User ID, Password or Account as a result of your failing to keep your account information secure and confidential.
You may not use anyone else’s User ID, Password or Account at any time without the express permission and consent of the holder of that User ID, Password or Account. AASAS cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with these obligations.
Links to Other Sites and to the AASAS Site
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Limitation of Liability
Except where prohibited by law, in no event will AASAS be liable to you for any indirect, consequential, exemplary, incidental or punitive damages, including lost profits, even if AASAS has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
You agree to indemnify and hold AASAS, its officers, directors, shareholders, predecessors, successors in interest, employees, agents, subsidiaries and affiliates, harmless from any demands, loss, liability, claims or expenses (including attorneys’ fees), made against AASAS by any third party due to or arising out of or in connection with your use of the Site.
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You agree that AASAS may, in its sole discretion and without prior notice, terminate your access to the Site, for cause, which includes (but is not limited to) (1) requests by law enforcement or other government agencies, (2) a request by you (self-initiated account deletions), (3) discontinuance or material modification of the Site or any service offered on or through the Site, or (4) unexpected technical issues or problems.
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Last updated: August 10, 2022
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