Duluth YouthProgram Finder (Beta) Terms & Conditions Disclaimer

 

Your use of this web site and the information contained herein shall be at your own risk and is subject to the conditions and qualifications described below. By using this web site, you agree to accept such conditions and qualifications.

 

No Warranties

All documents, files or data accessible on or through the Duluth Youth Program Finder web site (this term includes, but is not limited to, this page, linked pages and sub pages) are provided solely to facilitate public access to information. The Duluth Community School Collaborative and Duluth Youth Agency Coalition (DYAC) attempt to provide current and accurate information on the Duluth Youth Program Finder but cannot guarantee the accuracy or currency of any materials or information on its web site.

 

Duluth Youth Program Finder provides such documents, files or data accessible on or through this web site "as is" and without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, accuracy, currency, reliability, omissions or completeness. The Duluth Community School Collaborative shall not be liable for any claim for damages, including lost profits, consequential or punitive damages, exemplary, incidental, indirect or special damages, relating in any way to the documents, files or other data accessible on or through this web site, including, but not limited to, claims arising out of or related to electronic access or the transmission of data or viruses. The content of this web site is subject to change without notice.

 

Links to Other Sites

The Duluth Youth Program Finder web site has links to other local agencies and organizations that are independent of the Duluth Community School Collaborative. This linking does not constitute the Duluth Community School Collaborative's endorsement of or support for any web page, site, organization, products, policies, services or information and the Duluth Community School Collaborative makes no representations or warranties concerning such web page or site regarding its content or suitability. The Duluth Community School Collaborative's disclaimer of warranties as described in previous paragraph, shall apply to all links to non-Duluth Community School Collaborative web sites and pages.

No Legal or Other Notice

Communications to the Duluth Community School Collaborative via this web site shall in no way be deemed to constitute legal or official notice to the Duluth Community School Collaborative, its agencies, departments, boards, officers, employees, representatives or agents with respect to any existing, pending or future claim or cause of action against the Duluth Community School Collaborative or any of its agencies, departments, boards, commissions, officers, employees, representatives or agents where notice is required by federal, state or local law. No communications to the Duluth Community School Collaborative via this web site shall be deemed to constitute legal or official notice for any purpose.

 

Commercial Use Prohibited

This web site and the contents are intended only for the individual, non-commercial use of web site users. No user of this web site may resell, republish, print, download or copy any portion of this web site or the contents for commercial use without the prior written consent of the Duluth Community School Collaborative, except that reasonable copying or printing of its contents for individual, non-commercial use is permitted.

Security

Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Infrastructure Protection Act of 1993. Information regarding possible violations of law may be provided to law enforcement officials.

 

Scope and Accuracy

The Duluth Youth Program Finder web site includes primarily information about agencies and programs physically located in Duluth and does not necessarily include programs in other surrounding communities which might routinely offer services to Duluth residents. The inclusion of any program listing herein does not constitute a legal relationship between the Duluth Community School Collaborative and that program and/or an endorsement of that program by any of the organizations responsible for the Duluth Youth Program Finder web site. Information included in this web site has been furnished verbally or in writing by the agencies and programs listed therein. The sponsors of this web site have attempted to ensure that information is accurate, and we would appreciate any feedback which could help improve the quality of that information.

 

Limitations

In no event shall the Duluth Youth Program Finder or its suppliers be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption) arising out of the use or liability to use the materials on the Duluth Youth Program Finder's internet site, even if the Duluth Youth Program Finder or a Duluth Youth Program Finder's authorized representative has been notified orally or in writing of the possibility of such damage. Because some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, or limitations of liability for consequential or incidental damages, these limitations may not apply to you.

 

Revisions and Errata

The materials appearing on the Duluth Youth Program Finder web site could include technical, typographical, or photographical errors. Duluth Youth Program Finder does not warrant that any of the materials on its web site are accurate, complete, or current. Duluth Youth Program Finder may make changes to the materials contained on its web site at any time without notice. Duluth Youth Program Finder does not, however make any commitment to update the materials.

 

Governing Law

Any claim relating to Duluth Youth Program Finder's web site shall be governed by the laws of the State of Minnesota without regard to its conflict of law provisions.

Duluth Youth Program Finder Inclusion & Exclusion Policy

Approved by DYAC member vote March 2021

Duluth Youth Program Finder seeks to make a positive difference in people’s lives by strengthening the way people throughout Duluth access children and youth programming and activities. The 

database contains information about programs and activities that keeps Duluth children and youth safe, inspired to learn, and prepared for the future. 

 

SHOULD INCLUDE: 

  • Providers should serve children and young people within this grade/age range: grades K-12 and/or ages 5-24. 

  • Providers services can include, but not limited to the following formats: 

    • School-age care 

    • Ongoing programs with registration 

    • One-time activities 

    • Camps 

    • Drop-in sites 

    • Mentoring 

    • Dedicated youth employment, entrepreneurship, internship opportunities

  • Providers should be: 

    • Private, nonprofit 501c(3) organizations that offer free or low-cost youth activities to the community at large (not just to members). 

    • Other nonprofit organizations that offer free or low-cost youth activities to the community at large (not just to members). 

    • Local, state, and national elected officials and government offices and quasi-public agencies. 

    • Advocacy groups and community coalitions. 

    • Faith-based organizations (churches, synagogues, temples, etc.) offering youth activities to the greater community and not confined to their own membership or congregation. 

    • Public educational institutions and school districts. 

    • For-profit organizations providing health or social services not adequately met by other resource listings. 

    • For-profit organizations that offer free service, scholarships, reduced fees, sliding fee scale, or that accept Minnesota Afterschool Advance as payment. 

    • For-profit organizations that meet court diversion requirements. 

    • Organizations under government or nonprofit contracts. 

 

MAY INCLUDE AT THE DISCRETION OF DULUTH YOUTH PROGRAM FINDER 

  • Private educational institutions. 

  • Private medical or mental health clinics. 

  • Clubs with an emphasis on health and human services. 

  • National or regional organizations that offer socially beneficial services meeting the Inclusion/Exclusion criteria. 

 

EXCLUDE: 

  • This policy does not prohibit the inclusion of any program that targets services based on age, gender, health, disability, or other characteristics designed to meet the special needs of targeted populations. However, the program must be open and accessible to all people in those targeted populations. 

  • Organizations that deny service on the basis of race, sexual orientation, religious belief, or national origin. 

  • Organizations that violate local, state, or federal laws or regulations. 

  • Organizations that misrepresent their services in any way. 

  • Home-based, unregulated businesses. 

  • Private individuals and/or practitioners. 

  • Services, such as early childhood, social services, general jobs available to youth and adults, adult and senior programming (25+), volunteer opportunities. 

 

DISCLAIMERS: 

  • Inclusion of an organization in the database does not constitute endorsement by Duluth Youth Program Finder and exclusion does not imply disapproval. 

  • While we strive to maintain accurate information in the database, its accuracy is not guaranteed. 

  • Duluth Youth Program Finder reserves the right to refuse listing an agency if, in its sole opinion, such a listing is deemed inappropriate or underused. 

  • Duluth Youth Program Finder does not guarantee client referrals to organizations listed in the database. Organizations are completely and wholly responsible for screening clients for eligibility of services within their program(s). 

  • Duluth Youth Program Finder reserves the right to cancel a listing when an agency no longer meets the inclusion criteria. 

  • Duluth Youth Program Finder reserves the right to remove an organization from the database when the agency does not provide updated information as requested or knows or has reasonable basis to believe services provided are not in accord with commonly accepted professional practices and standards. 

  • Duluth Youth Program Finder reserves the right to edit an organization’s listing for content and to match our entry style guidelines.

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