NOTE: If you have any trouble with the links on this page, please contact the parish office immediately so that we can correct the issue.
Safe Environment Database
To register for or update your profile in the Safe Environment Database:
Our Safe Environment Coordinator is Janie McFarland. Contact her or the Church office at 724-794-2880 or firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com for more info.
Mandated Reporter Training Class
Certain volunteers who directly work with children as catechists and parish staff are are mandated reporters and are required by PA State law to take an instruction class online on a computer with internet access or live by attending a class in person. The buttons below will take you either to the online instruction or to sign up for the live class.
Protecting God's Children
To sign up for the live class in person at various locations throughout the Diocese of Pittsburgh::
OR to watch the online "Virtus" video class, follow the instructions and link:
Clearances & Forms
All volunteers are also required to read and sign these four documents:
1) PA Child Abuse History Certification
2) PA DPW Child Abuse History Authorization Form
3) Code of Pastoral Conduct
4) Child Protective Services Law of PA
All volunteers must register for the FBI Fingerprinting OR complete the waiver. A credit card is needed for registering, but you will be reimbursed by the church where you volunteer. After registering, take the printed form to any UPS store, or to the Intermediate Unit 4 (453 Maple St., GC, PA) 724-458-6700 M-F 8-3:45
Exemption from the Fingerprinting is possible for those who have been a resident of Pennsylvania for 10 years or more. Complete the exemption waiver and send to the church office or email a pdf image to firstname.lastname@example.org
Other Documents & Diocesan Links
Here is the link to other essential documents: