Privacy Policy

The ALS Society of BC recognizes your right to privacy and pledges to protect it. The Society is aware of our responsibilities under the federal Personal Information and Electronics Documents Act (PIPEDA).

Information Collected

When visiting our website, our web server automatically logs (records) domain name and standard information about the operating system and web browser you are using, as provided by your web browser. This information is used for statistical purposes to help us manage our site, but it does not identify you in any way.

We collect personal information about you only if you volunteer it in a survey and/or guest book and/or other “on-site” registrations and/or make a donation. We may use this information to contact you for support purposes and to answer questions you submit to the site. All information is kept confidential.

If you supply us with your contact information on-line, you may receive periodic communication from us with information about new programs and services or upcoming events. If you do not wish to receive such information, please let us know by calling us at the telephone numbers below or by writing to us at the address below. Please provide us with your exact name and address. We will then remove your name from our communication list.

Donation information

The Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Society of British Columbia uses Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption technology to ensure the integrity and privacy of the personal and credit card information you provide when you make an online donation or register for an event.

All information is kept private and confidential, stored in a secure location and accessible only by authorized staff.

If you would like more information about the ALS Society of British Columbia privacy policy, please contact us.


The ALS Society of British Columbia is an independent, voluntary health charity and does not approve, endorse or recommend any specific product or therapy but provides information to assist individuals in making their own decisions.

Any reference to a commercial or non-commercial product, process, service or company is not an endorsement or recommendation by the ALS Society of British Columbia. The ALS Society of British Columbia does not endorse or recommend products, services or manufacturers. The ALS Society of British Columbia assumes no liability whatsoever for the use or contents of any product or service mentioned.

The ALS Society of British Columbia is not responsible for the contents of any “off-site” Internet information referenced by or linked to the ALS Society of British Columbia’s Internet site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by the ALS Society of British Columbia of the site. Use of any such linked web site is at the user’s own risk.

This is the website of the ALS Society of British Columbia:

By using the website, you agree to be bound by these terms of use. If you do not agree with any of these terms, do not use this site.