Website Terms of Use

The HeLP Project and the website  (the “website”) is a united communication initiative of the Shining Lights Trust designed to promote activities churches are doing to help people within their communities and to connect people to the churches and their activities and services. The purpose is a search engine and the promotion of ‘help on offer’.

The services and help on offer listed on the website are from a diverse range of churches, charities and organisations. We call those who choose to promote their services and help on offer on the website “providers”.

These terms apply to the website and social media of provided by Shining Lights Trust (“we”, “us”, “our”, “Shining Lights Trust”, “HeLP Project”).

By accessing this website and viewing any content you are agreeing to all of these terms and conditions, including any amendments made to them and our privacy policy

1. Information provided by providers

Our website provides a search engine and facility for providers to promote their services. A provider’s listing and information is maintained by the provider themselves, and may link to their own websites.

Although we ask providers to ensure their information on our website and on their own linked websites is accurate, we are not responsible for checking the information and make no representation about the accuracy or truth of the content of any information on the website or linked website. We cannot guarantee that links will work all of the time and have no control over the availability of the linked pages.

We do not implicitly or impliedly endorse the providers, the quality of their services or their views on the website or on their own websites.

The information on the website is for general informational purposes only. Before using information from a provider, you should make your own enquiries about the accuracy and reliability of the information provided and also as to the quality of the service and its suitability for your needs.

2. Privacy

Your use of the website is subject to our privacy policy

You may browse and access information contained within this website without providing any personal information. When you voluntarily provide personal information (e.g. through online forms or email requests), we will only use that information to communicate with you. In most cases the personal information you provide will go directly to the specific provider you want to connect with and you consent to this.

We will keep any such information secure and will not disclose it to any third parties other than the relevant provider.

Computer cookies may be used to evaluate and analyse website use.

To view personal information held by us, or if you have any concerns about personal information that we hold and wish to request its correction, please contact us at email

3. Copyright

You have permission to copy, use and/or distribute information from this website under the following conditions:

  • the source is acknowledged
  • no fee is charged
  • it is used for information purposes
  • no alterations are made to the material.

This licence does not apply to any logos, emblems, trademarks, photography or imagery on the website or to the website’s design elements. Those specific items may not be re-used without express permission.

Other websites linked to from this website may contain information that is the copyright of third parties so please ensure permission is gained before using any of their material

4.  Disclaimer

We accept no liability for any interference with or damage to your computer system, software or data occurring in connection with this website. Users are encouraged to take appropriate and adequate precautions to ensure that whatever is selected from the website is free of viruses or other contamination that may interfere with or damage your computer system, software or data.

5. Governing Law

This website is governed by New Zealand law, and the courts of New Zealand have exclusive jurisdiction. The website may not comply with laws of countries outside of New Zealand. If you access this website from another country it is your responsibility to comply with the laws of that country.

6. Please don’t cause any damage to this website

It is unlawful to intentionally cause damage to this website and you accept responsibility for ensuring that your own computer is secure, and free from all forms of corruption including viruses.