Each person working with children and/or youth MUST take the Safeguarding God's Children's certification workshop. In the Diocese of Western Michigan, click here to register for the online course
Each parish, ministry, or activity should have a policy to help everyone involved know what is acceptable behavior and what to do when they see unacceptable behavior or suspect abuse.
Click here to view how to create a policy, and what exactly should be in there.
Child Protection training must include
Other Policies you might want to create
Working with Young People
Behavior Management Tips
Creating Rules & Norms
Stages of Development
Policy for Child Protection
Procedures for Child Protection
Ministering to Children