Terms & Conditions

The site does not provide medical advice or treatment.

The contents of the OregonHopeline.org Site, such as text, graphics, images, information obtained from OregonHopeline.org’s licensors, and other material contained on the OregonHopeline.org Site (“Content”) are for informational purposes only. The Content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on the OregonHopeline.org Site.

If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately. OregonHopeline.org does not recommend or endorse any specific tests, physicians, products, procedures, opinions or other information that may be mentioned on the Site. Reliance on any information provided by OregonHopeline.org, OregonHopeline.org employees, other appearing on the Site at the invitation of OregonHopeline.org, or other visitors to the Site is solely at your own risk.

While OregonHopeline.org will use reasonable efforts to include accurate and timely information on the Site, it makes no warranties or representations as to the accuracy of information or timeliness of resources presented on the Site or through links to other websites. OregonHopeline.org shall not be held responsible for any action taken that is based on the information presented on its Site, and all users agree that access and use of the OregonHopeline.org Site and Content presented will be at the user’s own risk.

Links, resources, and references

This website contains references and links to information, products and services provided by third parties. These references and links are provided as aids to help you identify and locate other resources that may be of interest, and are not intended to state or imply that OregonHopeline.org sponsors, endorses or is affiliated or associated with the persons or entities who provide such information, products or services, nor are the references or links intended to state or imply that OregonHopeline.org is legally authorized to use any trade name, registered trademark, logo, legal or official seal, or copyright symbol that may be reflected in them.

Any communication transmitted to OregonHopeline.org via the OregonHopeline.org Site or through mail links enabled from this site may be accessed and viewed by other Internet users, without your knowledge and permission. Do not use links in this website to communicate private information or other information that you consider protected or confidential. When you access this site or submit information via this site, you consent to the collection, use, and disclosure of that information as described in our Privacy Policy, which may be found here.


Material published in this web site is copyright owned by Health Resources in Action, Inc. unless otherwise noted. Such material is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws and treaties. All rights are reserved. If you find these materials useful, you may download, print out or send a copy to others but only for personal use or nonprofit uses. It is absolutely prohibited to reprint or electronically reproduce any text, document, graphic, or audio or visual material for commercial use. For special copyright permissions, please write to helpline@hria.org or OregonHopeline.org c/o Health Resources in Action, Inc., 2 Boylston St. 4th Floor, Boston, MA 02116.

Disclaimer of endorsement

The information posted on the OregonHopeline.org Site includes information copyrighted by others, as well as hypertext links to other websites. These linked websites are developed and maintained independently and are not a part of the OregonHopeline.org Site. When you leave the OregonHopeline.org Site and travel to another website or web page, you become subject to the terms of use and privacy policies of those other websites. Neither OregonHopeline.org nor any of is sponsoring agencies (or other affiliates) controls or guarantees the accuracy, relevance, timeliness, completeness of any content found on a linked website or endorses the views expressed, or products or services offered by, any third party information or linked website.

Disclaimer of liability and warranties

This Site and its contents are provided “as is” and use of the Site and the Content is at your own risk. We disclaim all warranties, express and implied, including the implied warranties of merchantability and of fitness for a particular purpose with respect to any information contained on, accessible through or derived by you from this site and with respect to any products or services purchased by you through this site. Without limiting the foregoing, OregonHopeline.org, its licensors, and its suppliers make no representations or warranties about the accuracy, reliability, completeness, currentness, or timeliness of the Content, software, text, graphics, links or communications provided on or through the use of the OregonHopeline.org Site or OregonHopeline.org. We likewise disclaim any and all liability to you arising out of interruption or damage to your computer system or software as the result of accessing or otherwise using this site. WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING LOST REVENUES, LOST PROFITS OR LOSS OF DATA ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF THIS SITE. In the event that any of the foregoing limitations and disclaimers is ineffective, you agree that our maximum liability to you shall be the total of the fees you may have paid to us in connection with your access to this site and/or for products or services you have purchased from us through this site.

Legal actions

These Terms of Use and the associated Privacy Policy shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts without regard to conflicts of laws principles, and you agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the courts of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. In the event that any portion of these Terms of Use is deemed to a court to be invalid, the remaining provisions shall remain in full force and effect. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any clam or cause of action arising out of or related to this website, or the use of this website, must be filed within one year after such claim or cause of action arose and must be filed in a court in Massachusetts. If a court of competent jurisdiction should find that any provision or portion of these Terms of Use or the Privacy Policy is unenforceable, the remainder of each document will continue in full and effect.

Modifications to site

OregonHopeline.org reserves the right, for any reason, in its sole discretion, to terminate, change or suspend any aspect of the site, including but not limited to, content, features or hours of availability. OregonHopeline.org may impose limits on certain features of the site or restrict your access t part or all of the site without notice or penalty.


The Agreement comprises the entire agreement between you and OregonHopeline.org and supersedes all prior agreements between the parties, regarding the subject matter contained herein. All provisions in the Agreement regarding representations and warranties, indemnification, disclaimers and limitation of liability shall survive any termination of this Agreement. OregonHopeline.org reserves the right to change this Agreement at any time by posting a new Agreement on the Site. Your continued use of this site after such changes are posted will constitute your agreement with such changes.


You agree that OregonHopeline.org has the right, but not the obligation to monitor, edit, disclose, refuse to post, or remove at any time, for any reason in its sole discretion, any material and content anywhere on the site including, but not limited to message boards, email and other forums. Notwithstanding this right, OregonHopeline.org does not and cannot review all materials posted to the Site by users and OregonHopeline.org is not responsible for any such materials posted by users.

Text Messaging

This section applies when you provide prior express consent to send and receive text messages from OregonHopeline.org.  Text messaging from us may include one-time or recurring texts related to the information, products, and services referenced on this website or otherwise provided by third parties.  In all programs, you may text STOP to stop messaging for that program and HELP for help. Text messages may be sent to your mobile number using an automatic dialing system.   Message and Data rates may apply and are your sole responsibility. Text messaging may not be available via all carriers.

If you no longer want to receive text messages from us, the sole and exclusive remedy is to end enrollment in the specific texting program.

We do not guarantee the successful delivery of text messages by your wireless provider. Messages sent by text may not be delivered if the mobile device is not in range of a transmission site, or if sufficient network capacity is not available at a particular time. Even within a coverage area, factors beyond the control of wireless carriers may interfere with message delivery, including the terrain, proximity to buildings, foliage, weather, and the recipient’s equipment.  We will not be liable for losses or damages arising from (a) non-delivery, delayed delivery, or misdirected delivery of a text message; (b) inaccurate or incomplete content in a text message; or (c) use or reliance on the content of any text message for any purpose.