Terms of Use

Welcome to our website for Adult Lifestyle Communities (“ALC”). We offer this site to help current or prospective residents and their families make decisions about adult lifestyle communities and retirement for ages 55+. We have established a few ground rules to help make this site helpful and safe for all our visitors. Please carefully read all of these terms and conditions (the “Terms of Use”) prior to using this site. If you do not agree to these Terms of Use or the Privacy Policy, do not use this website.


By using this site, you expressly agree to these terms and conditions without limitation or qualification. If you choose not to agree to these terms, then you may not use this site. ALC reserves the right to change these terms and conditions at any time without prior notice to you. You agree that each visit you make to this site shall be subject to the then current Terms of Use. By accessing and/or browsing this site, you accept without limitation or qualification these Terms of Use and acknowledge that any other agreement between you and ALC regarding the subject matter hereof is superseded and of no force or effect.


You represent and warrant to ALC that you are at least 18 years of age or have obtained the prior consent of your parents and that you possess the legal right and ability to enter into this Agreement, including without limitation that you have the authority to contractually bind the organization that you represent.


ALC cares about your privacy concerns. For additional information, please read our privacy policy in full here, which is incorporated into and made part of this Terms of Use.


This site, including all material contained in this site, is protected by copyright unless specifically indicated otherwise. The protected materials include but are not limited to text, graphics, photographs, videos, logos, buttons, icons, and images. Such material may not be used except as provided in these terms and conditions without the express written permission of ALC. Subject to these terms and conditions, ALC grants you limited, revocable, non-transferrable, and non-exclusive permission to access and use this site only to display the site on your Internet browser and to print or copy portions of this site solely for your personal, non-commercial use, provided that you retain all copyright and other ownership notices contained on the materials. You may not, however, distribute, modify, transmit, reuse, report, develop derivative works, or otherwise use the contents of the site for public or commercial purposes. This includes the use of any text, images, audio and/or video without express written permission of ALC. The images of people or places displayed on this site are either owned by ALC or are used with permission. The use of these images is prohibited unless specifically permitted by these Terms of Use or specific permission provided elsewhere. Any unauthorized use of these images may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and/or communications regulations and statutes.


ALC respects others’ intellectual and proprietary rights. In accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, ALC has designated a Copyright Agent to receive notice of claims of alleged copyright infringement on the site. If you believe that your copyrighted material has been used or copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement and such infringement is occurring on this site, please send ALC’s Designated Agent (identified below) a notice containing the following:

  1. An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyrighted work(s) that is/are alleged to have been infringed;
  2. A description of the copyrighted work(s) that you claim is/are infringing and the location where the original or an authorized copy of the copyrighted work(s) exists/exist (for example, the URL of website where the copyrighted work(s) is/are lawfully published; the name, edition and page(s) of a book, etc.);
  3. A description of where the material that you claim is/are infringing is/are located on this site, including the URL, so that ALC can locate the material;
  4. Your name, address, telephone number and email address;
  5. A statement that you have a good faith belief that the use of the material identified in the notice is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or applicable law; and
  6. A statement by you, under penalty of perjury, that the above information is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or are authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner.



Please send any notices, questions, comments or concerns regarding this website (including notifications of claimed copyright infringement) to:

Lianne McOuat
Adult Lifestyle Communities
306 Town Centre Blvd., Suite 100
Markham, ON L3R 0Y6
1 (888) 639-0077


ALC® is a registered trademark of ALC, in Canada. The mark ALC and other word marks, slogans, logos and trade names of ALC may be used on this site (collectively the “Trademarks”). ALC’s Trademarks may not be used without ALC’s express written permission. Furthermore, such trademarks may not be used in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among consumers or in any manner that disparages or discredits ALC. All other trademarks not owned by ALC or its affiliates that appear on this site are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by ALC or its affiliates.


Access to this site may be interrupted from time to time and may not be error free or bug free. The availability of this site depends on many factors, including some factors that are beyond ALC’s control, such as your connection to the Internet and the Internet backbone. ALC shall not be liable to you if you cannot use this site due to any reason beyond ALC’s control.


THIS SITE IS PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN “AS IS” BASIS. ALC makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the operation of this site or to the information contained therein. This includes, but is not limited to, the text, graphics, audio, video, downloads, attachments, icons, buttons, images, services, and products contained on this site. ALC fully disclaims, to the full extent permissible under applicable law, all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. Neither ALC nor any other person or entity involved in creating, producing or delivering this site, shall be liable for any damages of any kind arising from the use of this site, including, but not limited to, direct, indirect, incidental, punitive, and consequential damages. This limitation of liability applies without limitation to any damages or injury caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, communication line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use of record, whether for breach of contract, tortuous behavior, negligence, or under any other cause of action. ALC shall not assume responsibility and shall not be liable for any damages to, or viruses that may infect your computer equipment or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing in this site, or of your downloading of any materials, data, text, images, video, or audio from this site. ALC assumes no responsibility or liability arising from the content of this site, including referrals for opinions/questions to ‘Ask The Expert’, as well as any offsite pages or additional sites linked to this site, for any error, defamation, invasion of privacy, libel, slander, omission, falsehood, obscenity, pornography, profanity, danger or inaccuracy contained therein. ALC may fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing the disclosure of the identity of any person posting any such information or materials.


While ALC uses reasonable efforts to include accurate, up-to-date information on this site, ALC does not make any representations or warranties as to the site’s accuracy. ALC assumes no responsibility or liability for any errors or omissions in the content of this site. ALC does not warrant or represent that your use of materials on this site will not infringe rights of third parties not owned by or affiliated with ALC, and you assume any such risk associated with your use of this site.


As a courtesy to you, this site may offer links to other websites. Some of these sites may be affiliated with ALC, while others are not. ALC has not reviewed all other sites which may be linked to this site and is not responsible for the contents of any off-site pages or any other sites linked to this site.


Any communication or material that you transmit to this site by electronic mail or otherwise, including any data, questions, comments, suggestions, or the like is and will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary. You agree that such information is non-confidential and non-proprietary. Anything that you transmit or post to this site may be used by ALC or its affiliates for any purpose, including, but not limited to reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast, and posting. Furthermore, ALC is free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any communication you send to this site for any purpose whatsoever.


You are the sole person that is responsible for any and all information that you post, upload, email or transmit to or from this site, including, but not limited to, all information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, audio, messages, or other material. You may not post or transmit any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, or profane materials, or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any law. You may not collect or store personal information about other users or stalk or harass another user.


In addition to any other legal or equitable remedies, ALC may, without prior notice to you, deny your access to and use of this site, in whole or in part, and/or revoke any or all of your other rights granted under this Agreement. Any termination of this Agreement shall not affect the respective rights and obligations of the parties arising before the date of termination.


You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless ALC, its subsidiaries and affiliates, agents, officers, directors, attorneys, or other employees from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by anyone due to or arising from content you submit, post, transmit, or make available through this site, your use of this site, your connection to this site, your violation of these Terms of Use, or your violation of any rights of another.


This site is created and controlled by ALC in Ontario, Canada. As such, the laws of Ontario shall apply to these Terms of Use, including the ALC Privacy Policy, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of laws. You agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the provincial and federal courts located in Ontario for any claim or dispute against ALC arising under these Terms of Use, including the ALC Privacy Policy. This provision shall survive termination for any reason. This shall be the entire agreement, superseding all prior agreements between you and ALC regarding this site. If any portion of these Terms of Use is found to be void, invalid or otherwise unenforceable, then that portion shall be deemed to be superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that matches the intent of the original provision as closely as possible. The remainder of these Terms of Use shall continue to be enforceable and valid according to terms contained herein. You must file any claim arising from the use of this site within one year from the date on which the claim arises. The failure of ALC to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver of said right or provision. Finally, the section titles in the Terms of Use are for your convenience only and carry no contractual or legal effect whatsoever.