Privacy Policy

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

Information Collected

When visiting our website, our web server automatically logs (records) domain name and standard information about the operating system you are using, as provided by your web browser. This information is used for statistical purposes to help us manage our site, but 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 mailing address online, you may receive periodic mailings from us with information about new programs and services or upcoming events, if you give permission to be contacted. 

If you do not wish to receive such mailings, please let us know by phone or by email. Please provide us with your exact name and address. We will then remove your name from our confidential list. 

Donation Information

The ALS Society 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.

We maintain records all contributions to the ALS Society of Alberta. All information is kept private and confidential, and is stored in a secure location only accessible by authorized staff.

If you would like more information about the ALS Society of Alberta privacy policy, please contact


The ALS Society of Alberta is an independent, voluntary health agency 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 Alberta. The Society does not endorse or recommend products, services, or manufacturers. The ALS Society of Alberta assumes no liability whatsoever for the use or contents of any product or service mentioned. 

The ALS Society of Alberta is not responsible for the contents of any "off site" internet information referenced by or linked to the ALS Society of Alberta's internet site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by the ALS Society of Alberta of the site. Use of any such linked website is at the user's own risk. 

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.