Please read the Terms and Conditions of this website carefully before using.
By proceeding to access this website, you are agreeing to abide by the following terms and conditions, as well as our Privacy and Disclaimer notices. The following terms cover these Terms and Conditions: “We”, “Our” and “Us” refer to The Chronic Illness Alliance Inc.; “You” and “Your” refer to you as the visitor, website user, client or person using this website.
The purpose of Terms and Conditions for the Chronic Illness Alliance Inc. through the Working from Our Strengths website is to offer information, tools and services conditional upon your acceptance of these Terms and Conditions. The Chronic Illness Alliance Inc. does not purport to be a substitute for professional employment, medical, health-related or other services and therefore we strongly recommend seeking professional advice where necessary.
The Chronic Illness Alliance Inc. reserves the right to change these Terms and Conditions at any time and it is therefore your responsibility to review these and our policies regularly. Continued use of this website will constitute your acceptance of those changes.
Your use of the Chronic Illness Alliance Inc.’s Working from Our Strengths website is expressly at your risk. Any laws which deem access to our website by you, or in your location, to be illegal or prohibited will apply and said access will be denied.
We disclaim all warranties for any information, services or products including their fitness for purpose and/or accuracy, veracity, appropriateness, reliability or other. In some jurisdictions, the law may not permit exclusions to warranty, including implied warranty and it is your responsibility to be cognisant of any risks undertaken by accessing the Chronic Illness Alliance Inc.’s website, its products, information or services.
Specific Warnings and Disclaimers
Your use of our service is not guaranteed to be accurate, timely, protected or continuous and we reserve the right to cancel or disconnect our service for periods indeterminate without notice at any time. We will not be liable for any damage or disruption to our computer systems and advise taking your own safeguards to ensure any data downloaded from this website are virus-free
The Chronic Illness Alliance Inc., its principals, employees, agents, contractors, partners, suppliers or other associated connections, will not be liable for any loss, injury, damages or claim of any type, whether direct, indirect, economic, punitive, special or resulting from any action arising from your use of our website, including but not limited to lost data, lost revenue, lost profits, or any other claim. Our liability will be restricted to the maximum limit set by law.
You must be age of majority in your location to use our Services or have the permission of your guardian if under the age of majority. The Chronic Illness Alliance Inc.
Content is provided purely for informational purposes and may change at any time without notice. Every effort is made to ensure the accuracy, totality and timeliness of any information posted to the Chronic Illness Alliance Inc.’s Working from Our Strengths website. However, where typographical errors, inaccuracies or omissions do occur, we reserve the right to correct such errors, inaccuracies or omissions and/or to update content. Except as required by law, we are under no obligation to update or amend information.
Permission to link to our website is required prior to linking. Such links must not cause harm to the Chronic Illness Alliance Inc.’s reputation, or infer any endorsement, approval or relationship where exists, and all links must be legal.
Links in our website may direct you to third party sites. These are provided for further information or resources and the Chronic Illness Alliance Inc. is not liable for any damages relative to any content, resources or other transactions made through these third parties. You are advised to assess policies, practices and terms of third party websites before engaging with them and any complaints, queries or claims must be directly made to them. The Chronic Illness Alliance Inc. will not accept any liability arising from your connecting with these websites.
User Comments, Feedback and Other Material
The Chronic Illness Alliance Inc. reserves the right to edit, copy, publish, distribute, translate or use in any other way any material, creative, suggested, proposed, you may send, by any means – electronic, postal or other means – whether by our request or of your volition. We retain the right to remove, edit or monitor content we deem unlawful, defamatory, offensive, threatening, obscene or otherwise objectionable or in violation of any party’s intellectual property. We accept no responsibility or assume liability for any comments posted by you and you will not mislead us or other parties as to the source of any comments or your identity.
Products and Services
Any services or products promoted, sold or distributed through this website are subject to Australian Consumer Law and the Chronic Illness Alliance Inc.’s liability is limited to supplying products or services again; replacement of products or payment of providing these again. In the event services or goods are cancelled or unavailable, we will attempt to contact you at the contact details provided by you either electronically or by other means. We reserve the right to modify services, products or prices at any time and our refund policy will be provided at time of purchase.
Where new products or services are offered through our website, these will be subject to the Terms and Conditions as set out in this agreement. From time to time, the Chronic Illness Alliance Inc. may offer access to third party services or products which are available without warranty, endorsement or conditions of any kind and we accept no liability arising from or relative to your use of any third-party products or services.
All guidance, advice and mentoring offered to you either through this website or in a consultative capacity by any of our principals, employees or consultants is designed to assist you and the Chronic Illness Alliance Inc. offers no guarantees in respect to this. Should any guidance, advice or mentoring be provided to you, the Chronic Illness Alliance Inc. will not be held accountable for any decisions or consequences based upon that guidance, advice or mentoring and in no way is that guidance, advice or mentoring to be construed as professional, financial or legal advice.
The Chronic Illness Alliance Inc. is committed to the protection of personal information, confidentiality and security thereof and complies with the Privacy Act 1988 (Privacy Act) governing these. Disclosure of information will only be provided in circumstances prescribed in the Privacy Act or as required by law, or when a person is deemed to be at imminent risk. Information will not be disclosed to third parties without your express permission and the Chronic Illness Alliance Inc.’s policy and procedures are followed.
Intellectual Property and prohibited uses
The Chronic Illness Alliance Inc. retains the intellectual property and reserves copyright on all and any material published on this website, except where otherwise acknowledged. Downloading of material is expressly to be used for personal and non-commercial purposes and is subject to the Copyright Act 1968 or relevant legislation in your jurisdiction or international treaty. Permission must be sought for purposes other than personal or non-commercial reasons. Any trade names, marks including logos or product and/or service names cannot be used without written permission of the owner. Where such permission is granted, attribution to the owner must be made. These cannot be used in a manner that is misleading, deceptive or confusing or that defames or brings The Chronic Illness Alliance Inc. into disrepute in any way.
Where materials are used for educational purposes, use is granted only for interactive groups of less than 20 participants and reference to the Chronic Illness Alliance as the originating source must be made. All material, including videos, logos and other marks, must not be edited or retouched.
Where you are a competitor of the Chronic Illness Alliance Inc., we do not allow you to download or use materials from our website or acquire these materials from third parties. Where this occurs, you will be held liable for any loss and required to pay the Chronic Illness Alliance Inc. all profits gained as a result of this unauthorised use.
By accepting these Terms and Conditions, you agree to indemnify the Chronic Illness Alliance Inc., its principals, employees, agents, contractors, partners, suppliers or other associated connections against any claim made by any other party arising from any breach of these terms or any breach of any law or right of any other party. Where loss or damage related to your use of our website occurs, the Chronic Illness Alliance Inc. is not to be held legally accountable, whether from inaccuracies in our information or services or other use of our website, including information or links to third parties and the onus lies solely with you to assess any risk arising from accessing our website.
For the purpose of these Terms and Conditions, any responsibilities and liabilities incurred prior to cessation of using our website or our services will survive the termination of this agreement.
Should the Chronic Illness Alliance Inc. fail to enforce or exercise any of the provisions or our rights as set out in this agreement, this failure will not constitute a waiver of any of these provisions or our rights. These Terms and Conditions are the whole agreement covering your use of our website and therefore no other term or condition, except as required by law, is to be included. These Terms and Conditions supersede any previous agreement to access our website you have entered into with us.
We reserve the right to amend these Terms and Conditions at any time without prior notice. By continuing to use our website, you accept any amendments to these Terms and Conditions.
These Terms and Conditions are governed by all applicable laws in the State of Victoria and Australia, including any international treaties. Any legal proceedings arising from use of our website will be in accordance with the courts of Victoria.
Any term that is construed by an applicable law to be void, unenforceable or not legal in any state, that term or condition will be deemed not to have been included in these Terms and Conditions. Where said term or condition is legal and enforceable in any other state, it remains fully enforceable in those other states.