Terms of Service

Welcome to BeHerd! We’re glad you’re here to take care of your mental health. Before using the app, please read and agree to our Terms of Service to ensure a supportive community…one in which we commit to and prioritize creating a safe environment that promotes growth and well being for all.

Acceptance of Terms

By using BeHerd, you agree to abide by these Terms of Service. If you don’t agree, please don’t use the app.

Be Responsible

You are responsible for all activities on your account. Keep your login credentials safe, and don’t share your account with others.

Privacy Matters

We value your privacy and will treat your personal information with care. Read our Privacy Statement to understand how we handle data.

Mindful Sharing

Respect others’ privacy and feelings. Sharing harmful or inappropriate content is not allowed and may result in account suspension.

Community Guidelines

Be kind, supportive, and respectful in your interactions. Bullying, harassment, or hate speech won’t be tolerated.

Age Restrictions

You must be at least 10 years old to use BeHerd. If you’re under 18, get permission from a parent or guardian.

Seek Help in Crisis

If you or someone you know is experiencing a mental health crisis, reach out to a trusted adult or a mental health professional. In emergencies, call your local emergency number or a mental health hotline.

  • National Mental Health Hotline: Call 988
  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) → visit website
  • 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline → visit website

Disclaimer of Liability

BeHerd is a platform for self-expression and support. We are not responsible for the content users share, and opinions expressed are those of the users.

Changes to the Terms

We may update these Terms of Service from time to time. Check this page for any changes.

Ending the Agreement

You can stop using BeHerd anytime, and we can terminate your access if you violate these Terms.

Privacy Statement

We value your privacy and are committed to ensuring that your personal information is protected. This simple privacy statement outlines how we collect, use, and safeguard your data when using BeHerd.

  1. Voluntary Information: BeHerd may allow you to voluntarily provide information, such as your username, email address, or other details you choose to share.
  2. Usage Data: BeHerd may collect non-personal information about your interactions with the app, including usage patterns and preferences.

How We Use Your Information

  1. Personalization: We use the information you provide to personalize your experience within the app.
  2. Improvement: We may analyze usage data to improve our app and services.
  3. Communication: If you provide an email address, we may use it to send you important updates or respond to your inquiries.

Data Security

We take the security of your data seriously and employ industry-standard measures to protect it from unauthorized access, disclosure, or alteration.

Data Sharing

We do not sell or rent your personal information to third parties. We may share non-personal, aggregated data for analytics and service improvement purposes.

Your Choices

You have the option to provide or withhold any information voluntarily. You can also opt out of communications from us at any time.

Children’s Privacy

Our app is not intended for use by children under the age of 13, and we do not knowingly collect information from them.

Changes to this Privacy Statement

We may update this privacy statement as our app evolves. Any changes will be reflected here.

By using our app, you consent to the practices described in this privacy statement. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us at support@beherd.me.