Terms and Conditions

Agreement between user and Youth Without Shelter (YWS): The YWS website is comprised of various web pages operated by YWS. The YWS website is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms and conditions contained herein. Your use of the YWS website constitutes your agreement to all such terms and conditions. YWS reserves the right to change the terms or conditions under which the YWS website is offered.

No unlawful or prohibited use: As a condition of your use of the YWS website, you warrant that you will not use the YWS website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms and conditions. You may not use the YWS website in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden or impair the YWS website or interfere with any other party’s use of the YWS website. YWS reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the YWS website and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice.

YWS complies within the protocols from The Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA). If you have any questions pertaining to PIPEDA, donor’s rights or YWS’ privacy policy, please contact executivedirector@yws.on.ca or refer to our privacy and fundraising policies under the policies section of our website.

A tax receipt will be issued for gifts $15 and over. The receipt will be issued in the name of the donor (as such information is provided by the donor). It is the donor’s responsibility to contact YWS and update any original information provided. (For refunds and other related donation topics, please see fundraising policy).

YWS is not responsible for any third party internet links displayed on YWS’ website. Users will not use any of YWS’ website information/ images to solicit on behalf of, or as a ‘third party agent’ for, YWS without express permission from YWS. (YWS third party guidelines can be found under Plan an Event). Please refer any third party inquiries to: communications@yws.on.ca

Liability disclaimer: The information, software, products and services included in or available through the YWS website may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Updates are periodically made to the information herein. YWS may make improvements and/or changes in the YWS website at any time. Advice received via the YWS website should not be relied upon for personal, legal or financial decisions and you should consult an appropriate professional for specific advice tailored to your situation.

To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, in no event shall YWS and/or its supplier be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special or consequential damages or any damages whatsoever including, without limitation, damages for loss of use, data or profits, arising out of or in any way connected with the use or performance of the YWS website, with the delay or inability to use the YWS website or related services, the provision of or failure to provide services [I don’t understand this one], or for any information, software, products, services and related graphics obtained through the YWS website, or otherwise arising out of the use of the YWS website, whether based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability or otherwise, even if YWS or any of its suppliers has been advised of the possibility of damages. If you are dissatisfied with any portion of the YWS website, or with any of these terms of use, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the YWS website. Service contact: communications@yws.on.ca