Msgr. Robert Smith

Vicar General

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814-824-1130

Fax 814-824-1128

Mrs. Karen Streett

Coordinator

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814-824-1195

Fax 814-824-1181

Dr. Robert Nelsen

Victim Assistance Coordinator

Gannon University

109 University Square, Erie, PA  16541

Phone: 814-871-7723, E-mail: nelsen001@gannon.edu


Inservice and Training Schedules

Parish/School Adult Inservice Opportunities


Diocesan Policies and Procedures

Policy for the Protection of Children

Code of Conduct

Communications Policy

Diocesan Review Board

Sexual Abuse of Minors by Priests and Deacons

Advisory Statement for the Report of Sexual Misconduct

Victim Assistance:

Ministry Profile – Victim Assistance Coordinator

Meet Dr. Robert Nelsen, Victim Assistance Coordinator

District Attorneys by County

Children and Youth Agencies by County

Forms: Report of Suspected Child Abuse

CY-47 Click to download form and complete by hand. To complete this form online, visit http://pennstatehershey.org/sites/childabuse and click on the link, CY-47 Form online, in box on right side of page. Assistance will be provided to complete this form online.

CY 47D (for school employees suspected of abuse)


Safe Environment Programs

Employees and Volunteers
"Creating a Safe Environment"

Application for Adults Working with Children and Youth

Quik-Check Chart - Who Needs What Application?

PA State Police Criminal Record Check

PA Department of Public Welfare Child
Abuse History Clearance and Waiver

Federal Criminal Record Check

Offenses Prohibiting Employment

Scout Leaders and Clearances

Occasional Volunteers List

Occasional Volunteer Conduct Form

Compliance Statement

Confidential Reference Form

Volunteer Driving Information Sheet

Quik-Chek Chart—Who Needs Clearances?


Photography

Guidelines and Authorization for Use of Child/Youth Name, Likeness and/or Photographic Image

Annual Report Forms
for Child Protection Compliance
2013-2014

These forms CANNOT be submitted
electronically. Please download, fill out
and fax or mail to diocesan office.

Parish
Parish Instructions

Parish Annual Report Form

School
School Instructions

School Annual Report Form



Additional Resources

List of Child Protection Web sites and Hotline Telephone Numbers (Contains topics listed below)
Provides excellent information for child protection online (Internet safety) and off.

  • Reporting Hotlines and Cyber Crime
  • Child Abuse/Child Protection Information
  • Internet Safety Information for Parents
  • ...For Kids and Teens
  • Internet Filtering Software
  • Media Information
  • Miscellaneous Information

Youth Confidential Release Form

Brochure: Frequently Asked Questions about Child Abuse

Brochure: Frequently Asked Questions about the Child Abuse Policy

Web page updated May 2014

Are you an adult involved with youth ministry in the Northern Vicariate?