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CCMB privacy policy

Welcome to the CancerCare Manitoba Website. This website is owned and operated by the Manitoba Cancer Treatment and Research Foundation, carrying on its undertaking as CancerCare Manitoba. CancerCare Manitoba, located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, is the sole owner of any information collected on the CancerCare Manitoba Website. Our website is an important part of our services. The statements below will help clarify our website policies and terms of use.

Privacy policy

At CancerCare Manitoba, we recognize that many visitors to our site are concerned about the information they provide to us and how we treat that information. Privacy of visitors to our site is of utmost concern to us. Our policy is to use our best efforts to respect the privacy of all of our on-line visitors.

Our web server recognizes and records the following non-personal information about visitors: the type of browser used (e.g. Netscape Navigator, Internet Explorer), the type of operating system (e.g. Windows 95, Windows 98, Macintosh) and the domain name of the visitor's internet service provider (e.g. American On Line, Sympatico). This information is used only for internal review purposes, such as tracking the total number of visitors to our site on an aggregate basis. We do not collect any information that will identify you personally, without your explicit knowledge; that is, unless you voluntarily and knowingly provide it to us (for example, when you complete a feedback form). This privacy statement applies solely to information collected on the CancerCare Manitoba website.

Children and privacy

Our web site does not offer information intended to attract children. We do not knowingly solicit personal information from children.

Use of cookies

A cookie is a small text file containing information that a web site transfers to your computer's hard disk for record-keeping purposes. Cookies allow us to analyze our site traffic patterns so we can better understand the site usage and to improve the content on our site. A cookie can not give us access to your computer or access to information beyond what you provide to us. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies. Consult your browser's manual or online help if you want information on restricting or disabling the browser's handling of cookies. If you disable cookies, you can still view the publicly available information on our web site.

Links to other sites

The CancerCare Manitoba Website provides links to other sites, which are not under the control of CancerCare Manitoba. These links are provided for your convenience and for your reference only. CancerCare Manitoba reviews the links prior to posting them on our site, but cannot be certain they will not change over time. These links are not intended as an endorsement by CancerCare Manitoba of the information contained on these other websites or of the individuals operating these websites.

In addition, CancerCare Manitoba is not responsible for the privacy practices of websites linked to its website. We encourage you to be aware when you leave CancerCare Manitoba's website and we encourage you to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information.

Terms of use

The services that CancerCare Manitoba provides to you are subject to the following Terms of Use ("TOU"). CancerCare Manitoba reserves the right to update the TOU at any time without notice to you.

Description of services

Through its network of Web properties, CancerCare Manitoba provides you with access to a variety of resources, communication forums, and service information (collectively "Services"). The Services, including any updates, enhancements, new features, and/or the addition of any new Web properties, are subject to the TOU.

Personal and non-commercial use limitation

Unless otherwise specified, the Services are for your personal and non-commercial use. You man not modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any information, or services obtained from the Services.


ATTENTION: Please read these terms carefully before using this website. Using this website indicates that you accept these terms. If you do not accept these terms, do not use this website.

CancerCare Manitoba takes privacy very seriously and wants you to feel comfortable whenever you visit our website, access our online services, or participate in our online offerings. For more information please visit CancerCare Manitoba's Privacy Policy.

The use of CancerCare Manitoba's trademarks almost always requires written permission or a license.

Legal disclaimers

The information on this service is provided "as is" with all faults and without warranty of any kind, expressed or implied, including those of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, or arising from a course of dealing, usage or trade practice. CancerCare Manitoba makes no warranties or representations regarding the accuracy or completeness of the information.

In no event shall CancerCare Manitoba be liable for any incidental or consequential damages, lost profits, or lost data, or any indirect damages even if CancerCare Manitoba had been informed of the possibility thereof.

Relationship to site sponsor

From time-to-time CancerCare Manitoba may receive financial or in-kink support from corporate or other sponsors for our Website. We are grateful for this support. This support is provided on the understanding that CancerCare Manitoba is the sole and exclusive owner of this Website and maintains full and complete control over its content. Material included is chosen on the basis of timely content only, and is not in any way influenced by the relationship of CancerCare Manitoba and our website sponsors and supporters.

Third party notices

QuickTime and the QuickTime Logo are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. The Get QuickTime Badge is a trademark of Apple Inc., used with permission.

If you have any questions about our Website Policies you can contact us at:

CancerCare Manitoba
Attention: Communications & Public Affairs
675 McDermot Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba
Canada R3E 0V9

Phone: 204-787-4540