Privacy Policy


The Smithers and Area Community Website is a directory that was developed in response to a need for a central location to house contact information regarding various social support organizations and services, which are available in Smithers and area.

What this privacy policy covers:

  • What information Bulkley Valley Social Planning Society (BVSPS) is collecting and how it is used
  • With whom Bulkley Valley Social Planning Society (BVSPS) may share information
  • The process for collecting and updating information
  • The types of security are in place to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of information.

Information Collection and Use

  • The Bulkley Valley Social Planning Society (BVSPS) is responsible for the information collected on this site. We will not sell, share or rent this information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement
  • We collect information with a form that includes: organization name/title, mailing address, street address, email, phone, fax, website, fax, short description, types of service, contact person, and date completed.
  • Users can fill in a form and send it in and/or we will be hire/assigning a person to contact organizations to gather their information.
  • The contact name and date will not be displayed on the website and will only be used for the purposes of updating information.
  • We will work to be as inclusive for all services and resources however we maintain the right to decide on the appropriateness of the information being posted on the website and refuse to include information that does not fit within our purpose and mandate.
  • Organizations can contact us to change or delete their information.

Sharing and Disclosure

  • Organization submit personal information (eg email address, phone) do so at their own risk. We cannot and will not take responsibility for any damages incurred to organizations if their information is used with malicious intent.
  • This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that the Bulkley Valley Social Planning Society (BVSPS) is not responsible for the privacy practices of other such sites.

Revisions to this policy

  • If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post it on our homepage.