The Office of Safe Environment has directed that all Parishes distribute the new “Office of Safe Environment Handbook” to everyone that has attended a Protecting God’s Children/Virtus Workshop. We have also been told that any parishioner who submitted a background check before January 1, 2008 needs to submit a new background check in order to continue volunteering in the parish. The deadline for these new directives in June 15th .
The new handbook can be found here: Office of Safe Environment Handbook
After reading the new handbook, please sign the following form and return it to the Religious Education Office: Acknowledgement of Receipt
For more details about these new directives, please read the following letter: Virtus Update Letter