Diocesan Policies and Resources

The Safe Environment Department of the Diocese of Green Bay strives to assist parishes, schools, families, and individuals to create safe and healthy environments for children, youth and individuals at risk in all aspects of their lives in accordance with the "Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People" and diocesan policy. Safe Environment polices and resources are available below.


Policies

"Our Promise to Protect" Safe Environment Policy | Revised 2012

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"Our Promise to Protect" Acknowledgement Form | Revised 2012

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Diocesan Code of Pastoral Conduct for Volunteers

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Diocesan Code of Pastoral Conduct for Volunteers | Spanish

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Policy on Maintaining Safe Environments

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Diocese of Green Bay

Preserving the Promise to Protect and the Pledge to Heal | 2015 Update

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Child Abuse Awareness Flyers

Promise to Protect Flyer

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Reporting Abuse Flyer

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Ways to Prevent Abuse Flyer

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Individuals at Risk Flyer

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Additional Resources

(Please note: Resources are NOT official diocesan policy)

Reporting Abuse Brochure | Revised February 2013

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Reporting Abuse Brochure | Spanish

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Parish Bulletin Information on Reporting Abuse

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Parish Bulletin Information on Reporting Abuse | Spanish

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Employee/Volunteer Requirements

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FAQ Safe Environment Training for Children

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Mandated Reporters of Abuse and Reporting Information

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Parent Guide to Internet Safety for Children and Teens

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Sexting: What You Need to Know and What You Can Do (Parts 1-4)

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Tips for Parents on Sexting and Teens

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Tips for Teens on Texting Photos and Online Behavior

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Cyber-Bullying: Protecting Young People from Technology Dangers

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Technology Safety Inquiries

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Sex and Tech: Results from a Survey of Teens and Young Adults

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Tips for Teens to Prevent Sexting

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Human Trafficking and Sex Tourism with Children and Technology

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Profile of a Molester

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Resources for Individuals at Risk

Abuse of Individuals at Risk Part 1: The Paradox of Vulnerability

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Abuse of Individuals at Risk Part 2: Grooming Behavior

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Abuse of Individuals at Risk Part 3: Mitigation

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Abuse of Individuals at Risk Part 4: Case Studies

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