Independent Home Care Support Network
  Local Care for Local Elders
What do we live for; if it is not to make life less difficult for each other?
​           MARY ANNE EVANS 
(aka "GEORGE ELIOT")


TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR ALL VISITORS/USERS OF THIS SITE

By using, visiting, Independent Home Care Support Network 
www.homecaresupportnetwork.homestead.com (known hereafter as: IHCSN), you agree that you have read, understand and agree with all terms, conditions and policies listed on the IHCSN website. Please read all terms, conditions and policies, and if you do not agree with any or all, do not visit or use the IHCSN website and links or use its services. All terms, conditions and policies of IHCSN are subject to change at any time and take effect immediately after posting. Changes will be posted on the IHCSN website. It is the user’s responsibility to routinely review the website for updates and changes. Continued use of the website by you is indication of your acceptance of all changes and updates of the terms, conditions and policies of the IHCSN website.

IHCSN provides a venue for care providers (caregiver, caregivers, In-home caregiver) to advertise and solicit work (caregiver jobs, care-giving jobs) and for care seekers to seek care providers. Other individuals, companies or agencies may also advertise on or use the website and links. You assume all risk associated with the use of the website and links, and all interactions with parties involved with the website and links, online, over the phone, by mail or in person, or by any other means of contact. 

IHCSN does not employ, accredit, authenticate or guarantee care providers or care services or any other individual, company or agency service or any content that they publish on the website or links. All care and activity is provided by third parties. IHCSN does not provide background or criminal checks, nor does it validate any information provided or listed by the care provider, care seeker, activity specialist or any individual, company or agency on the website or links. 

IHCSN states that it is the responsibility of all visitors and users of the website to check, validate, verify, authenticate, and confirm all information provided by any other visitor or user of the website or links prior to accepting or providing care services or any other services or activities or exchanging personal information, this applies to any and all information exchanged on or off the website. It is also the separate responsibility of the visitors or users of the website to conduct employment relations and abide by all laws and regulations of employment as well as all federal, state and local taxes. 

IHCSN does not accept responsibility for any actions or in-actions, online, over the phone, by mail or in person, or by any other means of contact, of the visitors or users of the website or links, including employment agreements, contracts and relationships between the visitors and users of the website with each other and/or health or medical treatment or advise services, or any other type of services or activities provided or solicited between visitors or users of the website and links.

IHCSN encourages you to do your own due diligence whenever seeking, contacting, interacting, interviewing, meeting, hiring, or firing any care provider, caregiver, caregivers, in home caregiver, care seeker, or any and all individuals or entities. IHCSN encourages you to perform background and criminal checks, reference searches, and/or any other checks to verify information that is important to you before hiring for caregiver jobs or activities of any kind. You are responsible for all checks and verifications and hold IHCSN harmless of all damages and/or losses. You agree to contact IHCSN by email to resolve any dispute related specifically to IHCSN not relating to disputes between visitors and users of the website and links). If the issue(s) cannot be resolved via email contact with IHCSN, you agree to binding arbitration by a neutral arbitrator in any and all disputes relating to IHCSN.

You acknowledge and agree that you are at least 18 years old to use any of the services of this website and that you are capable of understanding and agreeing with the terms, conditions and policies of the website. IHCSN is not responsible for any computer viruses or malicious content shared amongst the visitors or users, through the website or links.

IHCSN is provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis, and your use of the website is at your sole risk. We expressly disclaim all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied. You shall indemnify and hold IHCSN and our licensors and suppliers, and our and their subsidiaries, affiliates, related entities, officers, directors, shareholders, agents, co-branders or other partners, employees, successors and assigns harmless from any liability, cost, expense, loss, claim or demand, including reasonable lawyers' fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of the website.

Visitors or users of the website agree to remedy or resolve any disagreements or issues amongst the individual visitor or user parties involved and not hold IHCSN responsible. IHCSN  and its owner disclaim any responsibility for any and all damages resulting from conduct of the websites visitors or users on or off the website or links. You are responsible for reporting any illegal, dangerous or harmful activity that takes place on or off the website or links to the proper authorities.