Website General Use Policy & Terms

This Agreement constitutes the entire Agreement between you and the Addiction Education Society Inc., with respect to the use of this website and the resources and materials.

Addiction Education Society, Inc. (“AES”) website, is for the use and reference to the general public. The purpose of this website is to provide health education references and resources. It is not intended to provide medical advice, which should be obtained directly from your healthcare provider. The material references offered solely in an educational context. By accessing the AES site you agree to be bound by the terms of this agreement. If you do not accept the Terms stated here, do not use this AES website.

Privacy Policy

The Addiction Education Society Inc., (“AES”) Privacy Policy website does not collect personal information about its users without their knowledge. If a user chooses to provide information to AES via postal mail or via the AES website, that information will be collected and owned by AES. We do not resell or distribute any information about our users to business partners or third-party individuals for their marketing or sales use. Unless you give permission, your personal information will not be released to any organization. You may inform us at any time if you would like to have your contact information deleted from our records.

Donations in Honor or Memory of Another

You may also choose to make a donation in honor/memory of someone. The person or family you designate will receive a notification with your name if you choose to send one. Any contact information that you provide about the person or family you designate will be used only to honor your request to send a notification. We do not release this contact information to other organizations.

Donor Acknowledgment

We may use your personal information to acknowledge you by name and description of donation in printed materials such as the annual report and event invitations or programs, or our website. If you do not wish us to use your personal information in this manner, please contact our Development Department at 650-445-7464.

Third-Party/Outside Vendors

We may retain or utilize other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf consistent with this Privacy Policy. Examples include consultants and web hosting and payment processing companies. Such third-party vendors may be provided with access to personal information needed to perform their functions but they may not use such information other than on our behalf.

Compliance with Law and Fraud Protection

We may disclose any information we deem necessary, in our sold discretion, to comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process (including, but not limited to, in response to a subpoena) or governmental request. In addition, we may disclose any information when we believe, in our sole discretion, disclosure is necessary or appropriate to prevent physical harm or financial loss or in connection with suspected or actual illegal activity.

Our website has security measures in place to protect all contact information, including names, addresses, e-mail addresses, IP address, and credit card information.

Updating Your Information:

If you have questions or would like to update your contact information, you may do so by contacting us at 650-445-7464 or by email at You may choose not to receive mail or email communications from us by emailing us at

Resources/Materials Use

Addiction Education Society, Inc., (AES) authorizes you to view and copy for your own noncommercial use any of the materials on this website. The contents, such as text, graphics, images, trademarks, and other content, are protected by United States and foreign copyright, trademark, and other laws. Unauthorized use of the resources and materials may violate applicable laws.

AES resources and materials may contain inaccuracies or typographical errors. AES makes no representations about the accuracy, reliability, completeness, or timeliness of the information or about the results to be obtained from using our website. The use of the AES website and the resources is at your own risk. Updates and changes to the website are made frequently, at any time, and some links may expire or move over time.

General Guideline

Information provided by the Addiction Education Society on (the Site) is for general informational purposes only. All information on the site is provided in good faith, however, we make no representation or warranty of any kind, express or implied, regarding the accuracy, adequacy, validity, reliability., availability, or completeness of any information on the site. Under no circumstance shall we have any liability to you for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of the site or reliance on any information provided on the site. Your use of the site and your reliance on any information on the site is solely at your own risk. The medical/health information is provided for general informational and educational purposes only and is not a substitute for professional advice. Accordingly, before taking any action based on such information, we encourage you to consult with the appropriate professionals. -The Addiction Education Society