Terms of Use and Privacy


This web site is an online information center providing information about Advocates for a Lifestyle of Exercise and Nutrition in Ventura County (A LEAN VC) and related work pertaining to healthy eating, active living, obesity and its related chronic diseases. This site is intended for use by the general public, community members, policy makers, school districts, educators and physicians.

Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability

This site is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. A LEAN VC makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the site’s operation or the information, content, or materials included on this site. A LEAN VC will not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from the use of or inability to use this site.


All materials developed for the site are reviewed and approved prior to posting on our www.healthyventuracounty.org website. All materials within this site are owned by A LEAN VC, and/or third-party copyright owners (i.e., individuals or organizations not affiliated with A LEAN VC) and are protected by U.S. laws and international treaties.

If you believe that your work has been copied and is accessible on this site in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or that your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, we urge you to contact us with details of your claim. A LEAN VC will promptly remove any material that is determined to be infringing on the rights of others.

External Links Disclaimer and Linking Policy

Links to other sites may be provided on this web site to material outside A LEAN VC’s control. A LEAN VC may include such links for the convenience of the user, but does not control or take responsibility for the content of any off-site pages or linked sites. By providing links to other sites, we do not guarantee, approve, or endorse the information or products available at these sites, nor does a link indicate any association with or endorsement by the linked site to this site.

A LEAN VC appreciates your use of this site and understands that users may wish to link to our web site. We welcome you to do so, as it is our intention to actively share our knowledge and resources with the public.

Web site Privacy Policy

A LEAN VC does not collect personally identifiable information unless it is voluntarily provided. Absent your explicit permission, we will not share personal information gathered on this web site with any other parties, except as is reasonably determined to be required by law or governmental authority. Under no circumstances will we sell your e-mail address or other personal information to a third party.

1. Information gathered automatically: When you browse our web site, you do so anonymously. Generic information from server logs is used to track the number of visits to the site and to find out what types of browser software and operating systems visitors use. A LEAN VC will use this information only in aggregate form, and solely for improving web site performance, usability, and design.

2. Information you provide to us: On various screens of our web site, you have an opportunity to provide information to us about yourself. A LEAN VC is committed to protecting your privacy. Comments and feedback through our contact page. The information from this interaction (such as your name or e-mail address) will not be used, absent your explicit consent, in any way other than to address the specific request you have made and to monitor the quality of our interactions, except as may be required by law.

The forms on our site enable you to submit your information to A LEAN VC via e-mail, and we will respond to your inquiries by e-mail or phone. The security of e-mail communications cannot be assured.

Contacting Us

Comments or questions can be directed to A LEAN VC by using our contact page. We will respond to reasonable requests (as determined by Rudd Center staff) for information as rapidly as possible. Or you may write to us at:

Website Inquiries
Attention: Betty Gonzales
Public Health
2240 E. Gonzales Road
Oxnard, CA 93036

Translate Disclaimer

The livewellvc.org website has been translated for your convenience using translation software powered by Google Translate. Reasonable efforts have been made to provide an accurate translation, however, no automated translation is perfect nor is it intended to replace human translators. Translations are provided as a service to users of the livewellvc.org website, and are provided “as is.” No warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, is made as to the accuracy, reliability, or correctness of any translations made from English into any other language. Some content (such as images, videos, Flash, etc.) may not be accurately translated due to the limitations of the translation software.

The official text is the English version of the website. Any discrepancies or differences created in the translation are not binding and have no legal effect for compliance or enforcement purposes. If any questions arise related to the accuracy of the information contained in the translated website, please refer to the English version of the website which is the official version.