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Information Use Requirements

Thank you for your interest in Bridges to Better and Futures Without Violence. Use of Bridges to Better and Futures Without Violence materials, campaigns, titles, information, etc. is subject to the requirements below:

Please note: “Bridges to Better” “Futures Without Violence,” and any graphics and logos on www.futureswithoutviolence.org and BridgestoBetter.org corresponding collateral are trademarks or service marks of Futures Without Violence and owned by Futures Without Violence. The foregoing may only be used with the prior written permission of Futures Without Violence and when doing so, Futures Without Violence ownership and/or permission of such use must be duly noted. Please email request@futureswithoutviolence.org for permission.

Section 1

Using information provided on the Bridges to Better website (www.BridgestoBetter.org) as is without modification, revision, or adaptation:

If you are using assets of Bridges to Better or Futures Without Violence (“Bridges to Better” or “Futures Without Violence assets”), including without limitation to text on our website, in a publication, report, or other written material, or images, audio and video clips, posters, brochures, stickers, or any other content in any context you must cite Bridges to Better or Futures Without Violence as your source. Please provide as much of the following in your citation:

  • Title of Web page or article;
  • “Futures Without Violence” as the sponsor/source;
  • Date the article was posted or the webpage was updated;
  • Specific URL of where you found information on our site, or the general URL – www.BridgestoBetter.org;

Below is our recommended citation format based on suggestions found on the Website, Research and Documentation Online, maintained by Diana Hacker and presented by Bedford/St. Martin’s Press.

“Newsflash: Government Reports Drop in Domestic Violence.” Futures Without Violence. Dec 28, 2006.http://www.futureswithoutviolence.org Cohen, Elena. “Creating Safety and Stability for Children Exposed to Family Violence.” Futures Without Violence. Oct 2006. http://www.futureswithoutviolence.org/programs/children/files/DV_Recommendations_for_F2F.pdf

For our records and approval, please send an email of your request to childrensteam@futureswithoutviolence.org. Please include your name, organization/affiliation, and contact information along with detail of the Promising Futures or Futures Without Violence asset you wish to use and where and when (e.g., publish date) you request to use it.

Section 2

Using Futures Without Violence assets in context of a larger work:

If you will be using Bridges to Better or Futures Without Violence assets in a larger paper, publication, video, etc. please send to Bridges to Better or Futures Without Violence for approval, the paragraph which appears before and after the Bridges to Better or Futures Without Violence asset or context in which the Bridges to Better or Futures Without Violence asset appears. Furthermore, please provide the publication’s /producer’s name, author, company/organization and date of release. This information should be emailed to childrensteam@futureswithoutviolence.org, include your name, organization/affiliation, and contact information along with detail of the Bridges to Better or Futures Without Violence asset you wish to use and where and when (e.g., publish date) you request to use it.

Section 3

Altering Futures Without Violence assets:

Please note that we welcome localization and adaptation of Bridges to Better or Futures Without Violence assets. We reserve the right to approve such changes before distribution of any altered, modified or localized Bridges to Better or Futures Without Violence asset as we do not allow such changes without Bridges to Better or Futures Without Violence permission. Please submit proposed changes to childrensteam@futureswithoutviolence.org for approval with ample time for Bridges to Better or Futures Without Violence review and include your name, organization/affiliation, and contact information along with detail of the Bridges to Better or Futures Without Violence asset you wish to use and where and when (e.g., publish date) you request to use it.

Section 4

Linking to our Website:

Futures Without Violence is pleased to have you link from your Web site to this Web site, provided that your link to this site is presented in a manner that does not give the impression that Bridges to Better or Futures Without Violence is making an express or implied endorsement of the content or service provided on your Web site, and that the link is presented in a manner that indicates that the user is leaving one site and accessing another. A link to this Web site must identify Bridges to Better or Futures Without Violence by name and URL (i.e., Futures Without Violence; www.futureswithoutviolence.org).

You may not frame the pages of this Web site or transport viewers to any other location outside this Web site using the Bridges to Better or Futures Without Violence name, or any variation thereof, without the prior written permission of Bridges to Better or Futures Without Violence. Linking to this Web site does not grant you any ownership rights or interest in or to the Bridges to Better or Futures Without Violence name or any variation thereof. Bridges to Better or Futures Without Violence has no obligation to link from its Web site to your Web site or to provide any reciprocal service of any kind.

For our records, please send an email of your intention to childrensteam@futureswithoutviolence.org . Please include your name, organization/affiliation, and contact information along with URL information of the site on which you wish to have a Bridges to Better or Futures Without Violence; www.BridgestoBetter.org link.

Section 5

In General:

Use of information as described herein is subject to Futures Without Violence’s Legal Notices and Terms of Use contained on the Bridges to Better website, including without limitation Disclaimers, Limitation of Liability and Indemnity.

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