VIRTUS: Protecting God's Children for Adults
This special training is required for anyone who works with children, and is strongly encouraged for all parents, grandparents, aunts/uncles, and parishioners interested in the welfare of our parish children.At St. Peter Church, it is expected that at least one parent of all children/teens participating in our parish religious education, youth group, or altar server ministry have this training.*Volunteering for a Ministry involving Children: According to Diocesan rules, all those (18+) volunteering for a ministry involving children or teens must complete VIRTUS Training and undergo a criminal background check. Catechists are also expected to attend catechist formation sessions and participate in the Diocese of Memphis Catechist Formation.
VIRTUS TRAINING SCHEDULE
Contact Christina Klyce for other upcoming VIRTUS training dates at St. Peter.
Information is also available on the Diocese of Memphis website: http://cdom.org/CatholicDiocese.php?op=PC_VirtusProgram
IMPORTANT CONTACT INFO
Tennessee Child Abuse Hot Line
Victim Assistance Coordinators for Memphis Diocese