Conditions of use

Liability disclaimer

The points of view, comments and other content published or disseminated on the site “” serve the sole purpose of providing information to visitors of the site. The Montreal Sacré-Cœur Hospital Foundation strives for total independence as regards the overall content of the site. Although it proceeds with due diligence and prudence in its choices of content, it cannot, however, guaranty the exactness, or that of the points of view, comments and other content to which this site refers.

Not the Foundation, nor its employees, managers and administrators accept any responsibility relative to the consequences that could result from the use of the information found on this site.

Limited reproduction rights

The Montreal Sacré-Cœur Hospital Foundation grants users of the site the non-exclusive right to reproduce elements on which the Foundation holds copyright. The reproduction must be solely for personal use or for the purposes of a not-for-profit organization, and in all cases, for not-for-profit purposes. It must always identify the Foundation site as the source of the reproduced element and must not appear on another website. The Foundation can revoke this non-exclusive right of reproduction by simple notice posted to its website.

All other use of the rights granted requires specific prior written authorization from the Montreal Sacré-Cœur Hospital Foundation.



Notice regarding the electronic collection of information

This site does not allow users to post their personal information. Moreover, this site uses analytical software, commonly referred to as «cookies», to collect and store information generated by the computers of site users with an aim to improving the visited site and the services it offers.

More precisely, when a user visits the Foundation site, the server sends a “cookie” to the user’s navigator. A “cookie” is an alphanumeric witness file, which is temporarily transferred to the user’s hard drive by way of his web navigator and will allow the Foundation’s site to recognize him/her during subsequent visits.

Thus, when you visit the Foundation website, the Foundation will retrieve through the “cookie” computer information that will then be used only for statistical purposes, which will allow us to:

  • count the number of visitors in a given period (day, week, month, year)
  • analyse the site navigation processes in order to improve ergonomics and facilitate its use

We confirm that there will be no commercial use of the information the Foundation collected through your use of the site. Also, rest assured that none of your information will be sent to third parties without your prior authorization.