Per US Conference of Catholic Bishops and Diocesan guidelines, ALL parish and school volunteers must now comply with diocesan Safe Environment requirements. These include completing the Protecting God's Children On-line Training Course, agreeing to a criminal background check and signing the required documentation listed below.
All of the following is required:
Protecting God's Children training- access link on diocesan website and follow instructions. Please print out Certificate and return to the Parish Center.If you have completed Protecting God's Children in the past, you may send a copy of that certificate.
Illinois State Police background check- complete Authorization to Complete Background Check for and return to the Parish Center.
State of Illinois Mandated Reporter form, and return to the Parish Center.
Review the following booklets, print out the receipt acknowledgement forms, sign and return to the Parish Center.
If you need assistance in accessing the training and documents and in completing them, please contact the Parish Center.