Terms and Conditions

Introduction

These Terms and Conditions outline the rules and regulations for the use of Cornerstone’s Website, located at https://cornerstonecounselling.com.

By accessing this Website, we assume you accept these Terms and Conditions in full and agree to them without reservation. Do not continue to use cornerstonecounselling.com if you do not agree to all the Terms and Conditions stated on this page.

This Agreement shall begin on the date hereof.

Terminology

The following terminology applies to these Terms and Conditions, Privacy Statement and Disclaimer Notice and all Agreements: “Client”, “Party”, “you”, “your”, and “user” refers to you, the person or entity using this Website and compliant to these Terms and Conditions. The “Company”, “Cornerstone”, “ourselves”, “we”, “our”, and “us” refers to ‘Cornerstone Counselling Centre’, operating as ‘Cornerstone’, as well as its officers, agents, contractors, and employees. The “Website”, “Webpages”, “URLs”, or “cornerstonecounselling.com”, refers to the web property located at https://cornerstonecounselling.com. All terms refer to the offer, acceptance, and consideration of payment necessary to undertake the process of our assistance to the Client in the most appropriate manner for the express purpose of meeting the Client’s needs in respect of provision of the Company’s stated services, in accordance with and subject to, prevailing laws of the province of Alberta, Canada. Any use of the above terminology or other words in the singular, plural, capitalization and/or his/hers/theirs or he/she/they, are taken as interchangeable and therefore as referring to same.

License

Unless otherwise stated, Cornerstone and/or its licensors own the intellectual property rights for all material on cornerstonecounselling.com. All intellectual property rights are reserved. You may access material from cornerstonecounselling.com for your own personal use subjected to restrictions set in these Terms and Conditions.

You must not:

  • Sell, rent, or sub-license material from cornerstonecounselling.com;
  • Reproduce, duplicate, or copy material from cornerstonecounselling.com;
  • Edit or modify any material on cornerstonecounselling.com;
  • Republish or redistribute any material from cornerstonecounselling.com, except for content specifically and expressly made available for redistribution.

Acceptable Use

You must not use this Website:

  • In any way that causes, or may cause damage to, or impairment of, the availability or accessibility of cornerstonecounselling.com, or
  • In any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent, or harmful, or
  • In connection with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent, or harmful purpose or activity.

You must not use this Website to copy, store, host, transmit, send, use, publish or distribute any material which consists of (or is linked to) any spyware, virus, trojan horse, worm, keystroke logger, rootkit, or other malicious software.

You must not conduct any systematic or automated data collection activities on or in relation to this Website without Cornerstone’s express written consent. This includes without limitation, data scraping, mining, extraction, harvesting, spinning, or other such activities.

You must not use this Website, or any part of it, to transmit or send unsolicited commercial communications. You must not use this Website for any purposes related to advertising or marketing without the express written consent of Cornerstone.

Without prior approval and written permission, you may not create frames or iFrames on or around our Webpages that alter in any way the visual presentation or appearance of our Website.

Cookies

Most interactive websites use Cookies to help retrieve the user’s details for each visit. We employ Cookies to enable and/or enhance our Website’s functionality and to make it easier for people to use cornerstonecounselling.com. Some of our affiliates and/or advertising partners may also use Cookies.

By accessing cornerstonecounselling.com, you agree to accept and use all Cookies employed on our Website in agreement with Cornerstone’s Privacy Policy.

User-Generated Content

Parts of this Website may, at times, offer an opportunity for Users to post and exchange User-Generated Content for various purposes. This content can include, without limitation, opinions, comments, and information in any format, such as text, images, audio, and video materials. Cornerstone does not filter, edit, or review this User-Generated Content prior to its presence on cornerstonecounselling.com. Notwithstanding, Cornerstone reserves the right to monitor, modify, or remove any and all User-Generated Content without notice.

User-Generated Content does not reflect the views and opinions of Cornerstone, its employees, agents, and/or affiliates. To the extent permitted by applicable laws, Cornerstone shall not be liable for User-Generated Content or for any liability, damages or expenses caused and/or suffered as a result of any posting, use, or appearance of User-Generated Content on this Website.

You warrant and represent that:

  • You are entitled to post the User-Generated Content on our Website and have all necessary licenses and consents to do so;
  • The User-Generated Content does not invade any intellectual property right, including without limitation copyright, patent, or trademark of any third party;
  • The User-Generated Content is not the subject of any legal or court proceedings;
  • The User-Generated Content does not contain any defamatory, libelous, offensive, indecent, or otherwise unlawful material which is an invasion of privacy;
  • The User-Generated Content will not be used to solicit, present, or promote business or commercial activities, or unlawful activities.

You hereby grant Cornerstone a non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, edit, modify, translate, distribute any of your User-Generated Content in any and all forms, formats, or media.

Hyperlinks to our Website

The following organizations may link to cornerstonecounselling.com without prior written approval:

  • Government agencies;
  • Non-profit organizations;
  • Charity groups and charity fundraising groups;
  • Search engines;
  • News organizations; and
  • Online business directories.

Other than the above-listed organizations, no other entity or web property may link to cornerstonecounselling.com without our express written consent. We may consider and approve other link requests from the following types of organizations:

  • Commonly known consumer and/or business information sources;
  • Community sites;
  • Associations or other groups representing charities;
  • Online directory distributors;
  • Internet portals;
  • Accounting, law, and consulting firms;
  • Educational institutions and trade associations; and
  • Accredited non-medically related businesses.

We will approve link requests from these organizations if we decide that: (a) the link would not make us look unfavorably to ourselves or to our clients or potential clients; (b) the linking website or it’s organization does not have any negative records with us; (c) the visibility of the link benefits or compensates Cornerstone; and (d) the link is in the context of general resource information.

If you are interested in linking to our Website, you must request permission by sending an e-mail to office@cornerstonecounselling.com. Please include your name, your organization name, your contact information, the domain of your web property, a list of all URLs of your web property which you intend to link from, and a list of the URLs on our Website which you would like to link to. Please wait at least 2-3 weeks for a response. If we do not respond to your request, this does not constitute permission to link to our Website.

Approved links to our Website must:

  • Not in any way be deceptive; and
  • Not falsely imply our sponsorship, endorsement or approval of the linking Party or its products or services; and
  • Fit within the context of the linking Party’s web property.

Approved links to our Website must be formatted:

  • By use of our operational name; or
  • By use of the uniform resource locator (URL) being linked to; or
  • By use of any other keyword, key phrase, or description of our Website or the Webpage being linked to that is accurate within the context of our web property and/or business activities.

No use of Cornerstone’s logo or other artwork will be allowed for linking absent a trademark license agreement.

Content Liability

We shall not be held responsible for any content that appears on any other web property. You agree to protect and defend us against all claims that may arise in regard to your website or other web properties. No link(s) to our Website shall appear on any web property that may be interpreted as libelous, obscene or criminal, or which infringes, otherwise violates, or advocates the infringement or other violation of, any third-party rights.

Reservation of Rights

We reserve the right to request that you edit, alter, modify, or remove any link(s) to our Website. You agree to comply with these request(s) immediately upon receipt. We also reserve the right to amend these Terms and Conditions and its linking policy at any time. By continuously linking to our Website, you agree to be bound to and follow these Terms and Conditions.

Hyperlinks From our Website

We do not ensure that the information on the website(s) or web properties we link to is correct, we do not warrant its completeness or accuracy, nor do we promise to ensure that the website we link to remains available or that the material on that website is kept current.

If you find any link on our Website or web property that is offensive for any reason, you may contact and inform us any moment. We will consider requests to remove links, but we are not obligated to do so, or to respond to you directly.

Restricted Access

We restrict access to certain areas of this Website, and at our discretion, may restrict access to this entire Website. If you are provided with login credentials to enable you to access restricted areas of this Website or any other Company web property, content, or services, you must ensure that your login credentials, including username and password, are kept secure and strictly confidential. You alone are permitted to use your login credentials and must not share, publish, or distribute them. You are also responsible for the security of your login credentials and must not re-use them on any other web property. The Company and/or our Website may change or disable your login credentials at its sole discretion without notice or explanation.

Disclaimer

To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions relating to our Website and the use of this Website. Nothing in this disclaimer will:

  • Limit or exclude our or your liability for death or personal injury;
  • Limit or exclude our or your liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation;
  • Limit any of our or your liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or
  • Exclude any of our or your liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.

The limitations and prohibitions of liability set in this section and elsewhere in this Disclaimer: (a) are subject to the preceding paragraph; and (b) govern all liabilities arising under the Disclaimer, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort, and for breach of statutory duty.

As long as the Website and the information and services delivered on the Website are provided free of charge, Cornerstone and its officers, agents, contractors, and employees will not be liable for any loss or damage of any nature.

By using this Website, you agree to the limitations and prohibitions of liability set in this section and elsewhere in this Disclaimer.

No Warranties

Our Website is provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, express or implied. Cornerstone makes no representations or warranties in relation the information and materials provided on this Website.

Without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing paragraph, Cornerstone does not warrant that:

  • This Website will be constantly available, or available at all; or
  • The information on this Website is complete, true, accurate, or non-misleading.

Nothing on this Website constitutes, or is meant to constitute, advice of any kind. If you require advice in relation to any legal, financial, or medical matter, you should consult an appropriate professional.

Breaches

If you breach these Terms and Conditions in any way, the Company may take such action as it or its agent(s) deems appropriate to deal with the breach, including suspending your access to the Website, prohibiting you from accessing the Website, blocking devices using your IP address from accessing the Website, contacting your internet service provider to request that they block your access to the Website, and/or bringing court proceedings against you.

You hereby indemnify the Company and its officers, agents, contractors, and employees against any losses, damages, costs, liabilities, and expenses incurred or suffered that arise out of any breaches of these Terms and Conditions, or that arise out of any claim that you or we have breached these Terms and Conditions.

Enforceability

If any clause of these Terms and Conditions is, or is found to be, unenforceable under applicable law, that will not affect the enforceability of any other clause.

These Terms and Conditions are outlined in accordance with and subject to prevailing laws of the province of Alberta, Canada. Any disputes relating to these Terms and Conditions will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Alberta, Canada.

Updates and Additional Information

We may update, revise, edit, or modify these Terms and Conditions without notice. You must refer to this page regularly to ensure you are familiar with our current Terms and Conditions.

If you require clarifications or additional information about these Terms and Conditions, please contact us.

Effective June 07, 2024