Safe Environment Requirements
The Diocese of Pittsburgh requires that all volunteers in ministry with children comply with the Safe Environment Policy which includes the following components:
Diocesan Online Database
Al adults who have regular contact with minors must complete the Diocese of Pittsburgh’s database application. Once the application is completed, it will automatically generate a Pennsylvania State Police criminal record check. If you have do not already have the access code, please contact the rectory.
PA Criminal Record Check
This is required for all volunteers, ages 18 and older, who work in ministry with children or teens. This is automatically completed with the database application above. This must be renewed every five years.
PA Child Abuse History Clearance
This is required for all volunteers, ages 18 and older, who work in ministry with children or teens. Please print, complete and sign. This must be renewed every five years.
Click here for the form and instructions