Our Diocese is committed to creating and maintaining safe environments for children within all of our programs. To support this effort,
all volunteers who have contact with a minor are required to do two things:
Volunteers and those who are thinking of volunteering
- to attend a “Protecting God’s Children” awareness session. Many people refer to this training as “VIRTUS,” and anyone can preview the content at the www.virtus.org website. This training is something that volunteers only need to attend one time.
- Complete the Diocese of Lansing Employee and Volunteer Criminal Background Check Disclosure and Authorization Form. These compliance forms are available in any of our offices.
can register for a session
offered at our parish or another parish in the diocese by going to
. Having all
of our volunteers go through the "Protecting God's Children" training allows us as a parish
and as a parish school to remain fully in compliance with Diocesan requirements. Thank you
for supporting our efforts to keep all of God's children safe within our parish programs.