Terms of Service

Terms of Service and Privacy Policy

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE

By using or visiting the Exceptional Lives website, which includes all sites owned, affiliated with, or operated by Exceptional Lives, you agree to these Terms and Conditions below. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions, you should not use this site or its services.

This Site Does Not Provide Legal or Medical Advice

All visitors who use the Exceptional Lives website (“Users”) do so at their own risk and at their own discretion. The material provided on the Exceptional Lives website is provided for informational and educational purposes only. This Information is not a substitute for professional legal or medical advice, treatment, or diagnosis. You are advised to seek legal or medical advice from a qualified provider if you have any questions regarding a legal matter, or medical condition or treatment. Following the action plans and/or recommendations provided on this website does not guarantee a specific result.

Use This Site at Your Own Risk

While Exceptional Lives seeks to make the information on its website useful, Exceptional Lives does not verify, confirm or assure the accuracy, completeness, reliability, or currency of the Information on its website. You rely on this Information at your own risk and at your own discretion.

Linked Sites

This website may contain links to other websites that are not operated or controlled by Exceptional Lives. Use of these links to access other Internet sites is at your own risk. Exceptional Lives is not responsible for the accuracy, completeness, reliability, or currency of any information, services provided or products sold on these websites. Exceptional Lives establishes links to other websites for the convenience of its Visitors and Users; however, we do not endorse any of these websites.

Privacy

While using the Exceptional Lives website, you may be asked to provide personal identifying information about yourself, your family members or your dependents. Your name, address, e-mail address and health information (collectively “Personal Information”) will be stored in order to provide you with a personalized experience when you return to the website. If you do not wish to provide this Personal Information, then you should not register as a User with this website.

Unless specifically stated, Exceptional Lives will not purposely publicly disclose the Personal Information you have provided nor use this Personal Information for any purpose other than providing the services and functions associated with the Exceptional Lives website.

While Exceptional Lives intends to make reasonable efforts to protect your Personal Information, Exceptional Lives is not responsible for any unintended disclosure of Personal Information or other harm caused by the dissemination of Personal Information, whether it results from accidental dissemination, theft, hacking or other means. Exceptional Lives is not responsible for the misuse of such Personal Information by an employee or volunteer of Exceptional Lives.

Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability, and User Responsibility

All content on the Exceptional Lives website is provided on an “as-is” basis. Exceptional Lives, to the fullest extent permitted by law, disclaims all warranties, either express or implied, including, but not limited to the implied warranty of fitness for a particular use, the accuracy, completeness, reliability or currency of the Information provided on its website. Exceptional Lives shall not be liable for any damages resulting from the use of this website or the Information provided on this website, whether based on warranty, contract, tort, or any other legal theory, nor shall Exceptional Lives be liable to any User, Visitor or anyone else for any decision made or action taken based on reliance of the Information contained or provided in this site.

Finally, you agree you will not reproduce, duplicate, copy, modify, adapt, translate, sell, resell or otherwise exploit for any commercial purpose any portion of (or any access to or use of) the website without Exceptional Lives express prior written consent. If you work for or represent a nonprofit organization or government agency who wishes to share any of the language or content on this website, which includes any and all Exceptional Lives Guides, you must cite Exceptional Lives (www.exceptionallives.org) as the source.

Accuracy of Information

The information, materials and services offered on this Site, as well as any sites that are listed or linked, are for general informational purposes only. We attempt to be as accurate as possible when describing our resources and services on the Site; however, we cannot guarantee that the content available on the Site, including without limitation, the descriptions of the resources and services available on the Site, is accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free.

Submissions

We provide you with the opportunity to submit inquiries, suggestions, ideas, comments, stories or other information to us and other users (collectively, “Submissions”). Any Submissions will be considered non-proprietary and non-confidential. Subject to the terms of our Privacy Policy, by transmitting or posting any Submission, you hereby grant us a nonexclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, transferable, irrevocable, and fully sublicensable right to use any Submission in any form, media, or technology, whether now known or hereafter developed, and for any purpose including, without limitation, developing, distributing and promoting resources and services. If you make a Submission, you represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control the rights to your Submission. You further represent and warrant that such Submission does not constitute or contain software viruses, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings, or any form of “spam.” You may not use a false identity or e-mail address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead us or other users as to the origin of any Submission.

Limited Use

Please read this section carefully so that there is no misunderstanding as to how our information can be used.

We grant you a limited right to access and make personal use or professional use on the part of a client of the Site, including the right to print portions of the Site. This limited right does not include the right to: (i) frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose the Site or any portion thereof without our prior written consent; (ii) modify or download the Site or its contents (except caching); (iii) make any use of the Site or its Content for any other public or commercial purpose; (iv) create any derivative work based upon either the Site or its Content; (v) collect account information for the benefit of another party; (vi) use any metatags or any other “hidden text” utilizing our name or the Trademarks without our express written consent; (vii) use software robots, spiders, crawlers, or similar data gathering and extraction tools to gain access to the content of the site; (viii) Create a database by systematically downloading and storing Site content or manually copying and entering information into a new database; or (ix) take any other action that may impose an unreasonable burden or load on our infrastructure. Any unauthorized use by you of the Site terminates your limited right to use Content without prejudice to any other remedy provided by applicable law.

Third Party Links

We are not responsible for the content of any non-Exceptional Lives web sites or web pages to which the Site links or is linked, including any social networking web sites such as Twitter or Facebook that we may use to promote Exceptional Lives and our activities. Links appearing on the Site are for convenience only and are not an endorsement by us, our affiliates or our partners of the referenced content, product, service, or supplier. Your linking to or from any non-Exceptional Lives web sites or web pages is at your own risk. We are in no way responsible for examining or evaluating, and we do not warrant the offerings of, non-Exceptional Lives web sites or web pages to which the Site links or is linked, nor do we assume any responsibility or liability for the actions, content, products, or services of such sites and pages, including, without limitation, their privacy policies and terms and conditions. You should carefully review the terms and conditions and privacy policies of all non-Exceptional Lives web sites and web pages that you visit.