Website Information and Policies
The following are website information and policies for Triangle Aphasia Project Unlimited (hereafter referred to as “TAP”).
General Information and Use
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TAP’s focus is to serve individuals with aphasia, their families, and the community through innovative life participation approaches that maximize communicative potential and reduce barriers to social re-engagement. To this end, our priority is to respond to inquiries from clients, prospective clients, partners and all other parties we may engage via our website or other public-facing tools. We do not provide technical assistance services to those outside North Carolina. For more information on resources for out-of-state residents, contact the National Aphasia Association for information about resources within your state. If you still have questions about how to use www.aphasiaproject.org, please email [email protected].
Ownership of Content
All information on www.aphasiaproject.org, as well as the organization and layout of the website, is owned and copyrighted by TAP, unless otherwise noted. All rights reserved. Except as expressly authorized by TAP, you may not copy, distribute, resell, display, sublicense, or create derivative works based on any such information from the website, in whole or in part.
Acceptance of Terms
Nature of Materials
All materials on www.aphasiaproject.org are samples that have been provided in order to advance the public interest for educational and guidance purposes only. These documents have been created to meet unique program needs of clients and prospective clients, and the actual content of a particular document may not be appropriate for your specific needs. Therefore, while these documents may serve as a starting point for receiving information and/or services, independent judgment and, where appropriate, the advice of competent medical professionals, legal counsel, and/or other specialized professionals is strongly recommended.
Use of Materials
Content published to and resources included on the www.aphasiaproject.org website is for informational purposes only and is provided to you solely for your own personal, non-commercial use and not for purposes of resale, distribution, public display or performance, or any other uses. You expressly agree that you will comply with any and all such restrictions.
To the extent materials and services on this website are protected by copyright, trademark, patent, and/or other intellectual property laws, any unauthorized use of these materials may violate such laws. You agree to use these materials in compliance with all applicable laws, governmental regulations, and guidelines, including without limit, all copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property laws.
Liability, Warranties and Disclaimers
TAP accepts no responsibility or liability for incorrect or misleading information or its use as obtained through the Internet. It is solely your responsibility to evaluate the accuracy, completeness, and usefulness of all opinions, advice, services, merchandise, and other information provided through the site generally.
The www.aphasiaproject.org website is provided on an “as is,” “as available” basis without warranties of any kind, express or implied, including, but not limited to, those of TITLE, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, or NON-INFRINGEMENT, or any warranty as to accuracy, timeliness, completeness, or arising from a course of dealing, usage, or trade practice. No oral advice or written information provided by TAP or its employees, directors, officers, or agents shall create a warranty; nor shall members or visitors to the website rely on any such information or advice.
The user assumes all responsibility and risk for the use of this website. Under no circumstances shall TAP, its directors, employees, agents, or anyone else involved in creating or maintaining this website be liable for any DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, or CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, or LOST PROFITS resulting directly or indirectly from the use or inability to use the website and/or any other websites which are linked to this website – or resulting directly or indirectly from mistakes, omissions, interruptions, deletion of files, viruses, errors, defects, or any failure of performance, communications failure, theft, destruction, or unauthorized access.
Indemnification and Governing Law
Internal Links — links made to www.aphasiaproject.org
We welcome links to our homepage from other nonprofits, government agencies, and others who wish to help extend our mission. We ask that you email us at [email protected] to let us know of your intentions to link to our site, and indicate the purpose of the link. No link may present or display a product or activity in a way that states or implies TAP’s endorsement unless the content and/or display has been approved by TAP. TAP does not endorse any commercial organizations or products.
External Links — links from www.aphasiaproject.org
TAP’s website includes links to external websites created and controlled by parties other than TAP. These links are provided only for the convenience of users of this site and any information obtained thereby does not necessarily represent the opinions of TAP. These links do not fall under the aphasiaproject.org domain, and TAP is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of external websites. TAP makes no representation about the accuracy of any information contained in these links. Your use of any linked website is solely at your own risk.
What Personally Identifiable Information Do We Collect?
Website visitors that use www.aphasiaproject.org voluntarily provide us with contact information (such as name, gender, date of birth, mailing address, phone number, and e-mail address). We use this information internally for providing personalized service and for monitoring website traffic.
Credit Card Account Information
TAP utilizes secure transaction methods (SSL) when collecting credit card information over the Internet. TAP does not disclose to third parties credit card account information provided to it via www.aphasiaproject.org.
Internet Protocol (IP) addresses
TAP uses your Internet Protocol (IP) address for statistical metrics used to track website visitor traffic.
Cookies and Tracking
Cookies are small bits of code that are sent to your computer when you logon to a website that allows us to identify you when you return to the site. TAP uses “cookie” messages to automatically help provide better services. They remind us who you are and your preferences for our website based on what you’ve done and told us before. The “cookie” is placed on your computer and is read when you come back to our website. Cookies let us take you to the information and features you’re particularly interested in. Cookies also let us track your usage of www.aphasiaproject.org, so we know which parts of our sites are most popular. The site also utilizes Google Analytics to monitor webpage traffic. You can reject cookies or cancel them by instructing your web browser accordingly.
How Your Information May Be Used
We use your personal information to provide you with personalized service; to send e-mail alerts to you; to answer your requests; and to process transactions initiated via the “Donate” and “Order Merchandise” and event registration pages. We may also use your information to track your visits to our website. This lets us see which of our features are the most popular so we can better serve our users’ needs. You may choose to opt out at any time, which will cease communications from us. You may do so by emailing [email protected].
We send an electronic newsletter and other communications on a regular basis to individuals who sign up for our newsletter. The newsletters are sent to your preferred address. You may choose to opt out at any time, which will cease communications from us. You may do so by emailing [email protected] or by clicking the link provided in every newsletter.
If you have questions or comments, please email [email protected] or mail them to TAP Unlimited, 191 High House Road, Cary, NC 27511.