Terms of Use

We welcome you to One Place for Special Needs, Ltd. and ask you to review these Terms of Use.

One Place for Special Needs offers members an opportunity to network in a known, trusted environment and save valuable time finding the best people, services and resources. Whether you're looking for a health care provider, a community program or a sitter, your network on One Place for Special Needs is the best place to find what you're looking for and to connect with people who share your interests.

To become a member of One Place for Special Needs, you must read and accept all of the terms and conditions of this Agreement and the Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to be bound by the terms after you read this Agreement, you may not use the One Place for Special Needs website.

You agree that we may modify the terms of this Agreement or the Privacy Policy, in our sole discretion, by posting amended terms to this website. Your continued use of the site indicates your acceptance of the Agreement.

You understand and agree to the following: (a) If you choose to register, you must submit a valid email address and select a username and password during the registration process; (b) You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password, and all uses of your account, whether or not you've authorized such use; (c) You agree to notify One Place for Special Needs immediately of any unauthorized use of your account; and (d) You are at least 13 years of age. One Place for Special Needs will not be held liable for any loss or damage for non-compliance. In addition, you understand and agree that the content of all users, including your content, will be collected, aggregated and anonymously integrated into the website. You understand, and agree that, unless expressly stated in writing, One Place for Special Needs in no way controls, verifies, or endorses any of the information contained on or in the One Place for Special Needs site, including service listings, resource links, organizations, events, messages, message boards and classified ads.

Although registration is not required to use the website, if you decide to register for the site, you must complete the One Place for Special Needs registration pages. As part of the registration process for the site, you agree to: (a) Provide certain limited information about you as prompted to do so by the site (such information to be current, complete and accurate); and (b) Maintain and update this information as required to keep it current, complete and accurate. The information requested upon original sign up shall be referred to as registration data ("Registration Data"). One Place for Special Needs reserves the right to delete accounts created by users who appropriate the name, likeness, email address, or other personally identifiable information of another individual. One Place for Special Needs reserves the right to refuse service to any user.

By agreeing to these Terms, members affirm that they will not use this service to harass or abuse other members. Individuals who have demonstrably harassed other individuals via message boards, private messages, classifieds, or using other means may be removed from One Place for Special Needs.

You are fully responsible for any content you post on One Place for Special Needs, including, but not limited to, photos, personal profiles, message boards, classifieds, events, testimonials and mail messages, and the consequences of any such content.

You understand and agree that One Place for Special Needs may review from time to time and delete any content that violates this Agreement or which might be offensive, illegal, or harm the safety of or violate the rights of other users and members.

Content that is illegal or prohibited, includes, but is not limited to, material, text, graphics, video or audio that:

  • Is unlawful, harassing, libelous, abusive, threatening, harmful, bigoted, racially offensive, obscene or otherwise objectionable
  • Displays sexually explicit material of any kind
  • Is intended or designed to disrupt an ongoing conversation via flaming (a message in which the writer publicly attacks another participant in overly harsh, or personal terms) or trolling (deliberately posting derogatory or inflammatory comments in order to bait other users into responding).
  • Encourages conduct that could constitute a criminal offense, gives rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any applicable local, state, national or international law or regulation
  • Transmits or posts any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, "spam," junk mail, "chain letters," "pyramid schemes," etc.
  • Transmits or posts any content that infringes upon patents, trademarks, trade secrets, copyrights or other proprietary rights
  • Transmits or posts any viruses or material designed to disrupt, limit or destroy any functionality of any computer software or hardware of users, members or One Place for Special Needs
  • Collects, stores or solicits information about other users or members for commercial or unlawful purposes or engage in commercial activity such as contests, sweepstakes, etc. without One Place for Special Needs prior consent
  • Contains personally identifiable information about another member that is published without their express consent
  • Contains material originally posted by another member that is reposted without permission or attribution
  • Advertises any illegal services or the sale of any items prohibited or restricted by applicable law
  • Has misleading email addresses or other manipulated identifiers to disguise its origin

Note: Hate speech is not acceptable and will not be tolerated on One Place for Special Needs. As defined by One Place for Special Needs, hate speech may consist of symbols or images as well as text.

One Place for Special Needs defines sexually oriented content as any material that depicts, in actual or simulated form, or explicitly describes, in a predominantly sexual context, human genitalia, any act of sexual intercourse, any act of sadism or masochism, or any other erotic subject directly related to the foregoing.

One Place for Special Needs reserves the right to refuse membership to anyone. One Place for Special Needs may terminate your membership and any and all information, communications or postings, at any time, without notice, for conduct that violates this Agreement.

Providers (any individual or entity that lists services) agree to the following when adding their profile and using the One Place for Special Needs website. If you do not agree to be bound by the terms after your read this Agreement, you may not add information within One Place for Special Needs.

Providers will restrict their identifying information to the designated green contact box on their service edit page. New services or updates to existing services will be withheld from our service directory until approved by our moderators. Providers can see the status of their services on the My Services page.

Advertising of products and services in Resources, Events, Organizations and Classifieds are prohibited. Advertising of products and services in the user Profile (Headline, Interests, Family and Photos) is prohibited. In Discussions and Groups please use Internet etiquette consisting of answering a post along with your email or web address. Blatant solicitations will not be tolerated. Email solicitation of our members through our One Place for Special Needs mail service is prohibited.

You understand and agree that One Place for Special Needs may review from time to time and delete any content that violates this Agreement or which might be offensive, illegal, or harm the safety of or violate the rights of other users and members. One Place for Special Needs reserves the right to refuse membership to anyone. One Place for Special Needs may terminate your membership and any and all information, communications or postings, at any time, without notice, for conduct that violates this Agreement.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT USE OF THE SERVICES AND/OR ANY GRAPHICS OR OTHER CONTENT YOU DOWNLOAD FROM THE ONE PLACE FOR SPECIAL NEEDS SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF FILES, SOFTWARE, SERVICES AND/OR ANY GRAPHICS OR OTHER CONTENT. THE SERVICES AND/OR ANY GRAPHICS OR OTHER CONTENT YOU DOWNLOAD FROM THE ONE PLACE FOR SPECIAL NEEDS SITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS. ONE PLACE FOR SPECIAL NEEDS, ITS LICENSORS AND SUPPLIERS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. NEITHER ONE PLACE FOR SPECIAL NEEDS, NOR ITS LICENSORS OR SUPPLIERS MAKE ANY WARRANTY THAT THE SOFTWARE, SERVICES AND/OR ANY GRAPHICS OR OTHER CONTENT YOU DOWNLOAD FROM THE ONE PLACE FOR SPECIAL NEEDS SITE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, OR THAT THE SOFTWARE OR SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR FREE; NOR DOES ONE PLACE FOR SPECIAL NEEDS, ITS LICENSORS OR SUPPLIERS MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICE OR AS TO THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH THE SERVICE OR THAT DEFECTS IN THE SOFTWARE WILL BE CORRECTED. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. IN NO EVENT SHALL ONE PLACE FOR SPECIAL NEEDS, ITS LICENSORS OR SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, RESULTING FROM THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SOFTWARE, SERVICE, AND/OR ANY GRAPHICS OR OTHER CONTENT, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, EVEN IF ONE PLACE FOR SPECIAL NEEDS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. FURTHER, ONE PLACE FOR SPECIAL NEEDS SHALL HAVE NO LIABILITY TO YOU OR OTHER THIRD PARTIES FOR ANY THIRD PARTY CONTENT UPLOADED ONTO OR DOWNLOADED FROM THE SERVICE. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

INDEMNITY. YOU HEREBY AGREE, AT YOUR EXPENSE, TO INDEMNIFY, DEFEND AND HOLD ONE PLACE FOR SPECIAL NEEDS HARMLESS FROM AND AGAINST ANY LOSS, COST, DAMAGES, LIABILITY, AND/OR EXPENSE ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO (A) THIRD PARTY CLAIMS, ACTIONS OR ALLEGATIONS OF INFRINGEMENT BASED ON INFORMATION, DATA OR CONTENT YOU SUBMITTED IN CONNECTION WITH THE SERVICE, (B) ANY FRAUD OR MANIPULATION, OR OTHER BREACH OF THIS AGREEMENT, BY YOU, OR (C) THIRD PARTY CLAIMS, ACTIONS OR ALLEGATIONS BROUGHT AGAINST ONE PLACE FOR SPECIAL NEEDS ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE OR SOFTWARE.

This Agreement constitutes the complete and exclusive understanding and agreement of the parties relating to the subject matter hereof and supersedes all prior understandings, proposals, agreements, negotiations, and discussions between the parties, whether written or oral. You understand and agree that you are solely responsible for reviewing the terms of this Agreement from time to time. Any continued use of the Software or Service by you after such amended terms have been posted or information regarding such amendment has been sent to you, shall be deemed your consent and agreement to such amended terms.


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