Safeguarding & Safe Environment
The Archdiocese of Milwaukee and St. Robert Parish are committed to maintaining safe environments for children to learn, pray, and grow, This page contains information on requirements every priest, deacon, Parish or School employee, lay minister and volunteer working with minors are required to meet. If you are contemplating volunteering in a ministry that works with minors, please review this information. If you are concerned about protecting children, or offering outreach to victims or survivors, here are ten tips.
Safe Environment Education Training
Trainings focus on identifying grooming behaviors, recognizing signs of abuse and neglect, and how to report concerning behavior and abuse and neglect to the proper authorities. This training is part of the safe environment certification process, and is a crucial part of training our adults to prepare them to volunteer in our parish/school.
Contact Debe in the Parish Office for information on upcoming training sessions.
These documents should be reviewed by every priest, deacon, Parish or School employee, lay minister and volunteer working with minors. Requirements in the documents must be met. Please contact Parish Safeguarding Coordinator Debe Dannecker, (414) 332-1164 ext. 3010, with any questions. Click on the images to download full PDF versions of the documents.