Privacy, terms and conditions

May 2021

This website is owned and operated by Luke’s Place Support & Resource Centre for Women & Children (Luke’s Place).

Please read these terms and conditions carefully before using our website. By using this website, you agree to them.


Security of your personal information is very important to us.

Our website uses cookies – very small software programs – to make your experience of the website as efficient as possible and to let us know how the site is used.

Like most other websites, our cookies collect your IP address (general location and service provider) and the ID number associated with your device. This information helps us understand how often people return to our site, what they are visiting and what they are using to look at the site.

We do not use this information to monitor specific individuals but rather to track general trends in website activity. This helps us know what content to post and how to make the site easier to use.

Occasionally we are required to report to our funders about our website. When we do this, we never include any personalized information about individual visitors.

Our commitment to your privacy affects the services we use to run this website. We have selected a very secure website hosting plan. We are cautious about the plugins that support website features as well.

We will not rent or sell any information we gather through this website. We will not share any personal information we have collected with any third parties for any reason except when required by law.

For tips on protecting your online privacy, see our web and phone safety page.


Email is not a secure medium. Do not send us personal or confidential information by email.

Please see the Contact us  page for ways to reach us and other services.

We reserve the right to share threatening, abusive or harassing emails with police and/or our lawyer.

Third party services

To help run this website, we try to select other — “third-party” — services that are trustworthy and reliable.

But Luke’s Place cannot be held responsible for what these third-parties do with data related to this website. This includes internet service providers who may provide user information to governing authorities without notifying us or you.

Accuracy of information

Luke’s Place, its directors, officers, employees, consultants or volunteers are not liable for losses or damages of any type resulting from the use of or from errors, omissions, inaccuracies or misleading information contained on this website.

Please read our disclaimer for more information.


The material on this site is covered by the Copyright Act, by Canadian laws, policies, regulations and international agreement.

The material on our site, including the artwork, graphics, text and the Luke’s Place trademarks, are the property of Luke’s Place unless otherwise stated.

You cannot reproduce our content or images without our permission.

Other websites

Our website contains links to other websites. These links are provided to make it easy for you to get more information. By providing a link, we are not endorsing the contents of these third-party websites.

Luke’s Place is not responsible for any content you find on these linked websites. Those linked websites are the responsibility of the organizations that maintain them.

Luke’s Place does not endorse organizations or information that link to our site.

While Luke’s Place encourages links to our website, we do not wish to be linked to or from any third-party website which contains, posts or transmits any unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane or indecent information of any kind. You agree to remove any such links you may have to our website at the request of Luke’s Place.


Our terms and conditions may be revised from time to time. We will notify visitors of changes on the Luke’s Place blog. If you continue to use our site after we post changes to these terms and conditions, it will mean that you accept those changes too.

Questions, comments and permissions

If you have any questions or comments about these terms and conditions, or if you are seeking permission to reproduce part of this website, please contact us by e-mail at admin@