This article is to introduce you to a convenient new option for providing Safe Sanctuaries training for Church volunteers. …[Maine] laws place certain requirements and responsibilities on all educational institutions, churches, and social programs. For many of our volunteer leaders and part time pastors, attending training meetings or seminars is just not convenient. With the advancement of social media, online training has become a much better option for many. So, I’ve developed a correspondence style program consisting of a self reading program, a multiple choice question test, and a copy of a recommended background check consent form, all of which may be accessed online through our district website. This lesson is adaptable to any church of any size... read more
Our purpose for establishing this Child Abuse Prevention Policy and accompanying procedures is to demonstrate our total and unwavering commitment to the physical, emotional and spiritual safety of all our children, youth, and vulnerable adults.
Safe Sanctuary - Self Training Reading
Safe Sanctuary - Class Exam
Safe Sanctuary - Background Check Authorization
Safe Sanctuary - Sample Policy
Fred C. Church - Background Check Link