Protection of Children and Youth

Pledge to Heal

Outreach to Victims –
The Diocese of Erie takes seriously its responsibility for pastoral care for the victim, the accused and the parish/diocesan community. The Victim Assistance Coordinator, a professional lay person, is available to victims and their families to provide immediate assistance and to coordinate whatever range of pastoral care is deemed necessary. Dr. Robert Nelson, Victim Assistance Coordinator for the Diocese of Erie can be reached at 814-451-1521.