In accordance with the bishops of the United States and the requirements
of the Diocese of Fresno, all volunteers who have access to children in St. Aloysius Parish and School must complete a background check and Safe Environment training course.
This same course, Safe and Sacred, is available for FREE to all parishioners. As Catholics, we are a people who safeguard our greatest treasure—our children—and this course increases our awareness and ability to prevent and protect children from abuse.
All who are involved in ministry at the St. Aloysius Parish are expected:
To take the Safe and Sacred Course for the protection of our children. https://safeandsacred-fresno.org/
1st Time Volunteers: Click "Create new account" to register. When completing the registration fields, choose "St. Aloysius" and select "Parish volunteer" for registration; then click "Create my new account." Finally, click "Continue" to confirm your account and enter the training site.
If you would like to get involved in our ministry please fill out the form below and we will gladly guide you through the process. Also fill out the form to let Maralee Tristao our CCD Coordinator know you have completed the training as a New Volunteer or a Renewal.
We Are CALLED
The Church is the Body of Christ. All members of
the Church are linked to one another. We all have a
responsibility to ensure the safety of children in our
parishes, schools, families, and local communities.
Here are five ways you can help keep children safe:
- DEVELOP APPROPRIATE & LOVING RELATIONSHIPS
WITH YOUR CHILDREN.
- TEACH YOUR CHILDREN SAFETY AND HEALTHY BOUNDARIES.
- KNOW WHO HAS ACCESS TO YOUR CHILDREN.
- LEARN THE WARNING SIGNS OF ABUSE.
- REPORT ABUSE TO APPROPRIATE AUTHORITIES.