By accessing the Amity Foundation Web site,
the user agrees to abide by certain conditions. These are
primarily the conditions that govern behavior at all Amity
The user agrees to treat anyone with whom
he comes into contact, either via e-mail, a chat, or by
using the Alumni bulletin board, with respect and dignity.
The Amity "group rules" apply in
all instances. No character assassination. No acts or threats
of physical violence.
The Amity Foundation Web site is
provided free as a public service by Epidaurus, dba Amity
Foundation, with administrative offices in Porterville, California,
and Santa Fe, New Mexico, and numerous facilities in California,
Arizona and New Mexico.
Amity Foundation has been designed
a 501c(3) by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service, any all donations
of funds, services or physical goods are tax-deductible to
the extent allowed by law. Amity Foundation does not discriminate
in employment or providing services in any way, shape or form.
We are committed to providing quality, compassionate care
in a nurturing environment to our employees, their families,
our clients, their families, and everyone else who comes into
contact with Amity Foundation. We are proud to be service
providers to the human community and do not discriminate in
hiring or providing services to anyone regardless of age,
gender, ethnicity, national origin, religion, disability,
creed or for any other reason.
This site exists for the purpose
of providing a public forum for the free exchange of information
and ideas relating to substance abuse, incarceration, family
services, women's rights, minority rights, and all associated
topics. Amity is committed to helping everyone achieve human
dignity and their full potential.
The contents of this site are copyrighted
under the laws of the United States and international copyright
laws. However, information from this site may be reproduced
and disseminated ON THE CONDITION THAT IT BE DONE SO FOR
EDUCATION PURPOSES AND THAT NO PROFIT IS INVOLVED IN ANY MANNER.
Information submitted, such as
questions submitted to email@example.com,
are held in the strictest confidence and are not made public
under any circumstances. If the user has any questions about
the confidentiality of material submitted through firstname.lastname@example.org,
please contact Amity Special Projects Coordinator, at (520)
749-5980, ext. 212, or by e-mail at email@example.com.
The information presented on
this Web site is not intended to take the place of medical
or psychological services provided by a qualified, certified
health care professional. This material is provided for
information purposes only, and should NOT be used as a diagnostic
tool of any type. If you suspect someone has overdosed on
drugs and are seeking information, please immediately contact
9-1-1, or other local emergency services provider. If you
suspect you or a loved one has a serious substance abuse problem,
Amity Foundation recommends that you immediately contact your
family physician, a responsible referral agency or substance
abuse treatment agency in your community, or ask for assistance
in finding such a service by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.
You may also seek information about coming into an Amity facility
by contacting email@example.com. Please indicate
the type and level of substance abuse, age and gender of the
abuser, and as much other information as you can. Again, this
information is NOT made public and is used only to assist
Amity professional staff in providing prompt information and
service to you.
Amity maintains a mailing list
that it uses from time to time to send out greeting cards,
public announcements, and other information. The Amity Foundation
mailing list is the property of the Amity Foundation and it
is not leased, sold, shared or otherwise disseminated to any
other agency or corporation under any circumstances. Anyone
who is on the Amity mailing list will receive mailings ONLY
from Amity! Your privacy is important to us.
As part of the Amity Foundation Web site,
there is a section for alumni, called the "Alumnist."
The Alumnist portion of the site contains chats and bulletin boards.
Amity expects any information posted on the chats or bulletin boards
to be mature, intelligent discussions. Amity Foundation reserves
the right to restrict access to those sites to individuals who abuse
them, as well as to remove any offensive, negative, racist, or other
derogatory information. Persons using the chats and/or bulletin
boards are advised that both forums are PUBLIC, and that any information
posted may be viewed by any and all visitors to the Amity Foundation
Web site. As a result, we strongly urge all users of the chats and/or
bulletin boards to carefully consider what information they choose
to make public. By using the chats or bulletin boards, all users
hereby acknowledge that they realize both formats are public and
hold Amity Foundation harmless and free of any and all liability
for any acts or actions that may occur because a user posted information
on the public chats and/or bulletin boards. If offensive material
is detected in the chats and/or bulletin boards, please IMMEDIATELY
report them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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