Privacy

MHAFC Website User Agreement
This is the web site of Mental Health America of Franklin County.  Our postal address is:

Mental Health America of Franklin County
2323 W. Fifth Ave., Suite 160
Columbus, OH 43204

We can be reached via e-mail or you can reach us by telephone at (614) 221-1441.

Terms of Use

This web site with its home page in the domain “MHAFC.org” (the “Website”) is a complimentary information service offered by Mental Health America of Franklin County (“MHAFC”) at no charge to users of the World Wide Web, with the express condition that these users agree to be bound by the terms and conditions set forth in this User Agreement. MHAFC reserves the right to change these terms and conditions any time, and you must consult the most recent version of this User Agreement (not an older cached version) each time you view the Website. Use of this Website constitutes your acceptance of all of the following terms and conditions.

Disclaimer Statement

Mental Health America of Franklin County’s website & Online Community is for informational purposes only and is not meant to serve as medical advice or to replace consultation with your physician or mental health professional. You acknowledge that the information on the Website is provided “as is” for general information only. It is not intended as medical advice, and should not be relied upon as a substitute for consultations with qualified health professionals who are familiar with your individual medical needs.

Limitation of Liability

You agree that you will hold harmless MHAFC and its trustees, director, employees, and volunteers from all claims arising out of or related to your access or use of, or your inability to access or use, this Website or the information contained in this Website or other websites to which it is linked. This includes, but is not limited to, information or materials viewed or downloaded from this Website or another website to which it is linked that appear to you or are construed by you to be obscene, offensive, defamatory, or that infringe upon your intellectual property rights. In no event will MHAFC or the contributors of information to this Website be liable to you or anyone else for any decision made or action taken by you in reliance on such information or for any consequential, special or similar damages, even if advised of the possibility of such damages.

Endorsements

You acknowledge that the opinions and recommendations contained in this Website are not necessarily those of MHAFC or endorsed by MHAFC. MHAFC may provide links on the Website to other websites which are not under the control of MHAFC. In general, any website which has an address (or URL) which does not contain “MHAFC” is such a website. These links are provided for convenience of reference only and are not intended as an endorsement by MHAFC of the organization or individual operating the website or a warranty of any type regarding the website or the information on the website.

Content Usage Policy

Unless otherwise indicated, all information contained on our website www.MHAFC.org or in written form including but not limited to text, graphics, logos, button icons, video or audio clips is copyrighted by and proprietary to Mental Health America of Franklin County (MHAFC) or Mental Health America (MHA) and may not be copied, reproduced, transmitted, displayed, performed, distributed, sublicensed, altered, stored for subsequent use or otherwise used in whole or in part any manner without MHAFC’s prior written consent, except that the user may make such temporary copies in a single computer’s RAM and hard drive cache as are necessary to browse the website, and the user may make one permanent copy of each page of the website, brochure or booklet to be used by the user for personal and noncommercial uses which do not harm the reputation of MHAFC. To obtain written consent, please contact us by e-mail or call 614-221-1441.

Once written consent is given in the form of a signed permission agreement, the following restrictions apply:

  • The content may be used for informational, non-commercial purposes only
  • Any copy of content or portion thereof must include Mental Health America of Franklin County cite line as “copyrighted and published by Mental Health America of Franklin County, no part of this document may be reproduced without written consent”
  • Mental Health America of Franklin County has the right to revoke such authorization at any time, and any such use must be discontinued upon notice from MHAFC.

Logo

This is the registered service mark of Mental Health America of Franklin County.

Linking websites to MHAFC

MHAFC may grant the owner of an approved website permission to use a hyper-text link on his or her web site, provided: (a) any text-only link must clearly be marked “Mental Health America of Franklin County”; (b) the appearance, position and other aspects of either the link or the host website may not be such as to damage or dilute the goodwill associated with MHAFC’s name and trademarks; (c) the appearance, position and other aspects of either the link or the host website may not create the false appearance that an entity other than MHAFC is associated with or sponsored by MHAFC; (d) the link, when activated by a user, must display this Website full-screen and not with a “frame” on the linked website. Mental Health America of Franklin County considers framing, the practice of intact reproduction of a page or pages of one website to another website, to be deceptive and a violation of Mental Health America of Franklin County’s copyright rights. No authorization or permission is given for framing our content, whether in whole or in part; (e) MHAFC reserves the right to revoke its consent to the link at any time in its sole discretion by amending this User Agreement; and (f) MHAFC reserves the right to require a reciprocal link to the linking site.

To request permission to link to the MHAFC website, please contact us by e-mail or (614) 221-1441.

MHAFC Website Linking to External Websites

MHAFC is not responsible for the information or materials contained on the host website. Links to external websites are provided for convenience of reference only and are not intended as an endorsement by MHAFC of the organization or individual operating the host website or a warranty of any type regarding the host website or the information on the host website.

If you would like to request MHAFC posting a website link to another website, please contact us by e-mail or at (614) 221-1441.

Privacy Policy Statement

For each visitor to our Web page, our Web server automatically recognizes the consumer’s domain name, the e-mail addresses of those who communicate with us via e-mail, aggregate information on what pages consumers access or visit, information volunteered by the consumer, such as survey information, e-mail addresses and/or site registrations. We automatically collect only the domain name.

If you do not want to receive e-mail from us in the future, please let us know by writing to us at the address below. If you supply us with your postal address on-line you will only receive the information for which you provided us your address. The information we collect is used for marketing purposes, internal review, used to improve the content of our Web page, but is not shared with other organizations for commercial purposes.

Ad Servers

We do not partner with or have special relationships with any ad server companies.

If our information practices change at some time in the future, we will post the policy changes to our Web site to notify you of these changes and provide you with the ability to opt out of these new uses. If you are concerned about how your information is used, you should check back at our Web site periodically.

Upon request, we provide site visitors with access to contact information (e.g., name, address, phone number) that we maintain about them and users have the right to opt out of having their information collected. Consumers can do this by writing to us at the address below.

Security

When we transfer and receive certain types of sensitive information such as financial information, we redirect visitors to a secure server and will notify visitors through a pop-up screen on our site. If you feel that this site is not following its stated information policy, you may contact us at the address or phone number below. No data transmission over the Internet or any wireless network can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, we do not ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit, and you do so at your own risk. You can report network abuse and any risk of security violations to us by e-mailing us.

Refund Policy

Unless specifically stated otherwise, all credit card transactions for donations, event registrations, conferences, merchandise purchases, etc., are final.