Creating a Safe Environment

Creating a Safe Environment

Diocese of Rochester Safe Environment

Do you need to complete your first-time or re-training of the Creating a Safe Environment Training and Authorizing a Criminal Background Check?  Here are the forms for you:

Online-CASE-Instructions-for-Volunteers-  If you encounter problems with the online training or if you do not have a computer we will be happy to assist you. Please call the office to set up an appointment.

Criminal Background Check SPX 2022

CASE Training is renewed every 3 years.  If you are unsure of your renewal date you can email [email protected] or the parish staff member in charge of your volunteer ministry. The forms are the same for 1st time and/or retraining.

Background Check Notification & Authorization for Volunteers – Please fill out both sides and return this with your other paperwork and a copy of your driver’s license or passport.

If you are over 70 years of age you must complete the Online Training once but thereafter you are exempt from renewing the Online Training. However you will be required to renew your Background Check and have an updated Volunteer Code of Conduct on file.

SPX Volunteer Code of Conduct for Adults

Diocese of Rochester Safe Environment Page

Bishop Matano’s Letter to the Faithful

DOR Safe Environment Newsletter Spring 2022

In accordance with the Diocese of Rochester, all volunteers who work with children, youth or vulnerable adults must complete the Creating a Safe Environment (CaSE) Training, have a Criminal Background Check completed.  These must be renewed every three years.

We thank you for your ministry and support of all efforts to keep our children, youth and vulnerable adults safe. We realize that it takes more of your time and we truly appreciate your willingness to assist us in this extremely important facet of our ministry at St Pius X Church.

If you have any questions please contact MaryAnn or Barb Legere – the Parish CaSE Coordinating Team at (585) 247-2566 or [email protected].