Current Announcements & Events
Upcoming Youth Protection Training
Saturday, October 1, 2016 A Protecting God’s Children Training will take place in the Fr. Lyons Room, of St. John Baptist de la Salle Church, Shillington, PA from 9:00am-12:00PM. Call Bernadette at the Parish office to register. 610-777-1697. This training is Free and needs to be completed only once.
Wednesday, October 12, 2016 A Mandated Reporter LIVE Training will be offered in the Fr. Lyons Room, of St. John Baptist de la Salle Church, Shillington, PA from 1:00-4:00PM. This training is for those individuals who do not have access to a computer to complete the course. Preregistration is required as sessions are limited to a specific number of participants. Seats in the training are granted on a first-come-first served basis. To register, contact Ruth Davis at 610-332-0442 (ext. 16). Cost is $5.00. Registration deadline is Friday, October 7th.
This training is one of the requirements that all Volunteers and Staff must have before working with children in the Diocese. This course is also available online for free and can be started from this web-site under the “Youth Protection” tab.
Other Mandated Reporter LIVE Training that are being offered at other locations in the Diocese are:
Monday, Oct. 3, 2016, St. Michael the Archangel-Minersville, PA 5:30-8:30PM, Registration DL Sept. 29th.
Monday, Oct. 24, 2016, St. Elizabeth, Pen Argyl, PA, 5:30-8:30PM, Registration DL Oct. 20th.
Monday, Jan. 9, 2017, St. Jerome, Tamaqua, PA 5:30-8:30PM, Registration DL, Jan. 5th.