Huntington’s WA does not monitor this site & social media profiles daily and we are unable to provide crisis support through these platforms. If you need support or are worried about someone please contact Lifeline on 13 11 14 or visit the link below for a comprehensive list of useful services. http://www.lifelinewa.org.au/services/useful-links/useful-contacts/
Social Media Terms and Conditions
Huntington’s WA social media platforms are intended to provide general information, support and awareness-raising. No information included on our social media platforms is intended to substitute medical advice and you should always seek advice from your healthcare professionals. When we link to third-party sites, we do so as an information service and convenience to users but do not take responsibility for the content of these links.
Please be aware that Huntington’s WA social media platforms are not continuously monitored.
We have a strong focus on maintaining privacy and confidentiality in our social media platform interactions, but as a user, you need to be aware of keeping your personal information private. You may wish to check your privacy settings on accounts such as a Facebook profile.
By using our social media platforms, you are agreeing to adhere to our code of conduct. You agree to be respectful and honest, and not abuse, intimidate or threaten others, or post any defamatory, obscene, hateful or unlawful material. We reserve the right to remove any posts which we consider violate these guidelines.
Website Terms and Conditions
These terms and conditions apply to the use of this website, www.huntingtonswa.org.au (the "Website"), including without limitation, the use of the Website to make purchases or donations. By using the Website for any purpose, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. These terms and conditions constitute a binding agreement between you and us. If you do not accept these terms and conditions, you must refrain from using the Website. If you remain on the Website, or return at a later date, you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. These terms and conditions must be read in conjunction with any other applicable terms and conditions governing the use of the Website.
In these terms and conditions, the terms "we", "us" and "our" are a reference to Huntington's WA.
Right to Use and Access the Website
In consideration for you agreeing to the terms and conditions of this agreement, we agree to provide you with the non-exclusive right to:
- view the material contained on the Website;
- access material contained on the Website;
- submit information as a part of making purchases or making donations over the Website; and
- otherwise use the Website in accordance with these terms and conditions.
Amendments to Terms and Conditions
We reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions from time to time. Amendments to these terms and conditions will be effective immediately upon us posting a notice of those amendments on the Website. Your continued use of the Website following the posting of such a notice on the Website will represent an agreement by you to be bound by the terms and conditions as amended.
By accessing the Website, you agree that:
- you will not transmit any material or information which is offensive, defamatory, obscene, unlawful, vulgar, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, sexually oriented or ethnically objectionable;
- you will not impersonate any other person;
- you will provide current, accurate and up-to-date information about yourself as required under these terms and conditions and to refrain from providing us with inaccurate, misleading or false information;
- you will use the Website in a manner consistent with all applicable local, state, national and international laws and regulations;
- the internet protocol address (commonly referred to as an "IP address") of the computer from which you access the Website may be logged each time you post an order through the Website;
- all information provided by us on our Website is provided in good faith and you accept that any information provided by us is general information and is not in the nature of advice;
- we do not warrant that we will respond to questions or comments submitted by you on our Contact page.
Access to, and use of, the Website is at your own risk.
We do not accept responsibility for any loss or damage, however caused (including through negligence), which you may directly or indirectly suffer in connection with your use of this Website or any linked website, nor do we accept any responsibility for any such loss arising out of your use of or reliance on information contained on or accessed through this Website.
Exception to Disclaimer
The disclaimer set out in these terms and conditions does not attempt or purport to exclude liability arising under statute if, and to the extent that, such liability cannot be lawfully excluded.
You must ensure that your access to the Website is not illegal or prohibited by laws which apply to you.
You must take your own precautions to ensure that the process which you employ for accessing the Website does not expose you to the risk of viruses, malicious computer codes or other forms of interference which may damage your own computer system. For the avoidance of doubt, we do not accept responsibility for any interference or damage to your own computer system which arises in connection with your use of the Website or any linked website.
You acknowledge that despite all reasonable precautions on our part, there is a risk of unauthorised access to, or alteration of, your transmissions or data or of information contained on your computer system or on the Website. We do not accept responsibility or liability of any nature for any such losses which you may sustain.
While care has been taken in the preparation of this Website, we do not warrant the accuracy, adequacy or completeness of information contained on this Website, and we do not undertake to keep this Website updated. No responsibility is accepted by us, our staff and volunteers, or contributors to the Website, for any errors, omissions or inaccuracies in the information provided. We take no responsibility for any content published by third parties and do not endorse any views or recommendations of persons included or referred to in any of the Website content.
The material on this website is intended to provide general information only. It is not intended to be relied upon as a substitute for medical, or other professional, advice. No responsibility can be taken for any consequences that may result from reliance on any information provided on the Website.
Copyright in the Website (including text, graphics, logos, icons, sound recordings and software) is owned or licensed by us. Other than for the purposes of, and subject to the conditions prescribed under, the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth) and similar legislation which applies in your location, and except as expressly authorised by these terms and conditions, you may not in any form or by any means:
- adapt, reproduce, store, distribute, print, display, perform, publish or create derivative works from any part of the Website; or
- commercialise any information, products or services obtained from any part of, or thorugh, this Website;
- without our prior written permission.
If you use any of our trade marks (whether those trade marks are registered or not) in reference to our activities, products or services, you must include a statement attributing that trade mark to us. You must not use any of our trade marks:
- in or as the whole or part of your own trade marks;
- in connection with activities, products or services which are not ours;
- in a manner which may be confusing, misleading or deceptive; or
- in a manner that disparages us or our products or services (including the Website).
Unless we agree otherwise in writing, you are provided with access to the Website only for your personal use. Subject to the other terms and conditions contained herein, you are authorised to print a copy of any information contained on the Website for your personal use. Without limiting the foregoing, you may not without our written permission on-sell information obtained from the Website.
This Website may contain links to other websites ("linked websites"). Those links are provided for convenience only and may not remain current or be maintained.
We are not responsible for the content or privacy practices associated with linked websites.
Our links with linked websites should not be construed as an endorsement, approval or recommendation by us of the owners or operators of those linked websites, or of any information, graphics, materials, products or services referred to or contained on those linked websites, unless and to the extent stipulated to the contrary.
You may be required to agree to and comply with a third party's terms and conditions in relation to the use of that third party's website.
How We Handle E-mails
We will preserve the content of any e-mail you send us if we believe we have the legal requirement to do so. Your e-mail message content may be monitored by us for trouble shooting or maintenance purposes or if any form of e-mail abuse is suspected.
Security of Information
Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed as totally secure. Whilst we strive to protect such information, we do not warrant and cannot ensure the security of any information which you transmit to us. Accordingly, any information which you transmit to us is transmitted at your own risk. Nevertheless, once we receive your transmission, we will take those steps which we believe, in our absolute discretion, to be reasonable in order to preserve the security of such information.
Termination of Access
Your access to the Website may be terminated at any time by us without notice. Our disclaimer will nevertheless survive any such termination.
These terms and conditions are governed by the laws in force in Western Australia. You agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of that jurisdiction.
We accept no liability for any failure to comply with these terms and conditions where such failure is due to circumstances beyond our reasonable control.
If we waive any rights available to us under these terms and conditions on one occasion, this does not mean that those rights will automatically be waived on any other occasion. Similarly, the failure of us to enforce any provision of these terms and conditions at any time does not deem, nor is it to be taken as constituting, a waiver of our rights to enforce those provisions.
If any of these terms and conditions are held to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal for any reason, the remaining terms and conditions shall nevertheless continue in full force.