Contest Rules and Regulations

These Rules and Regulations apply to all contests running on Entering a contest on the Help! We’ve Got Kids website constitutes agreement to these terms.

No Purchase Necessary

No purchase is necessary to enter any Contest on


The Contests are open to residents of Ontario who are 18 years of age or older (unless otherwise specified), but excluding employees, directors, and officers of Help! We’ve Got Kids (“HWGK”) any affiliate (as defined in the Canada Business Corporations Act) of HWGK, employees, directors, and officers of the Contest sponsor(s) (the “Sponsor(s)”), employees, directors and officers of their respective advertising and promotional agencies, as well as family members of any of the foregoing.

How To Enter and How To Win

Visit the website or social media pages for specific instructions on how to enter and win each Contest.

The Prize(s)

The Prizes may include, without limitation, gift certificates, concert or movie tickets, books, restaurant vouchers, home goods, free services, and passes to local concerts and special events.

The Prize Value

The approximate value of the Prize(s) will range between $10 and $1000.

Deadline for Claiming Prize

A random draw to select the potential Prize winner will be conducted by HWGK, from among all eligible entries. The odds of being selected depend on the total number of eligible entries received. The draw will take place within a week of the end of the contest. HWGK, the Sponsor or its representatives, will attempt to contact the selected entrant by e-mail periodically for a period (the “Contact Period”) of three (3) days, and up to ten (10) business days following the draw date, depending on the nature and timing of the prize. The selected entrant will be contacted at the e-mail address provided at the time of entry. If, by the end of the Contact Period, the selected entrant cannot be contacted, or has failed to respond to any e-mail left by HWGK, the Sponsor or its representatives or if, for any reason, the Grand Prize cannot be awarded to that selected entrant, that selected entrant will be disqualified and shall no longer have any entitlement to receive the Grand Prize and HWGK or the Sponsor may, at its sole discretion, randomly select another Contest entrant whom it shall attempt to contact, and who shall be subject to disqualification, in the same manner. The Sponsor is not obliged to attempt to contact or otherwise communicate with any entrant, other than the selected entrant.


The Prize winner is responsible for all incidental expenses incurred in connection with accepting the Prize, including, but not limited transportation costs to and from the offices of HWGK or the Sponsors, as the case may be, to claim the Prize (the “Expenses”). The Prize winner understands that he or she may not seek reimbursement for the Expenses from HWGK, the Sponsor or their respective advertising and promotional agencies.

Limitation on Number of Entries Permitted

Only one entry per person per household is permitted for any particular Contest, unless otherwise specified. Multiple entries will be discarded. Entrants will be required to show valid identification when claiming any Prize, and entrants who breach this condition of entry will be disqualified. Entries are subject to verification and will be declared invalid if they are reproduced, falsified, altered or tampered with in any way.

Chances of Winning

Chances of winning depend on the number of visitors to the HWGK website at the time of any of the Contests, and depend on the number of people entering the contest.

No Representations or Warranties

None of HWGK or Sponsors makes any representation or offers any warranty, express or implied, as to the quality or fitness of the Prize. The Prize winner understands and acknowledges that he or she may not seek reimbursement or pursues any legal or equitable remedy from HWGK should the Prize fail to be fit for its purpose or is in any way unsatisfactory to the Prize winner. In the event that a Prize consists of tickets to an event that has been cancelled or postponed, no substitution will be offered.

Declaration and Release of Prize Winner

Before being awarded the Prize the Prize winner may be required to answer a time-limited skill testing question, and sign a standard form confirming that by entering the Contest:
– he or she read, understood and accepted these rules and regulations;
– that he or she understands that acceptance of the Prize may involve danger and/or exposure to risks and hazards of both man-made and natural origin, whether arising from foreseeable or unforeseeable human error and negligence, and that, as a result, he or she may suffer damage to personal property, serious personal injury, illness or even death;
– that he or she nevertheless freely and voluntarily agrees and does hereby assume any and all risks of personal injury, illness, death arising out of or connected with his or her participation in the Contest and winning the Prize.

Prize To Be Accepted As Awarded

The decision of the Contest winners is final and the Prize must be accepted as awarded. No portion of the Prize is transferable. The Prize is not redeemable for cash and no substitute for any portion of the Prize is offered. Should the Prize winner be unable to claim the Prize as awarded, his or her entry will be forfeited and another eligible Contest participant will be selected.

Substitution or Change to the Contests

HWGK, the Sponsor(s) and their respective advertising and promotional agencies reserve the right to substitute the Prize or any component thereof for those of approximately the same value and reserve the right to change the Contest rules or terminate or withdraw the Contest at any time, without prior notice.

Ownership of Entries

All entries shall become the property of HWGK, the Sponsor(s) and their advertising and promotional agencies. We assume no responsibility for lost, stolen, destroyed or otherwise indecipherable entries due to any failure or technical malfunction of the telephone network, on-line computer systems of equipment, servers, access providers, software, poor reception, technical problems, failure of any email or submission or due to any other reason regardless of cause.

Consent to Collection and Use of Personal Information

By entering the Contest and voluntarily providing personal information including, but not limited to, name, address, city, email address, home and office telephone numbers (the “Registrant Information”), each Contest entrant grants permission to HWGK and the Sponsor(s) to the collection and use of the Registrant Information for the purpose of administering the Contest and selecting the Prize winner(s).

Where Contest Rules and Regulations Available

These rules and regulations are available online at

Compliance with Contest Rules

All contestants agree to abide by the Contest Rules, which are subject to change at the sole discretion of HWGK and the Sponsor(s). Entering a contest on HWGK website, constitutes agreement to these terms.

Compliance with Laws

This Contest is void where prohibited by law and is subject to all federal, provincial, territorial and municipal laws and regulations of Canada and of each province, territory and municipality of Canada, respectively.

Any questions should be directed to Help We’ve Got Kids, at 410 Adelaide St. W., Toronto, ON M5V 1S8 or email us at