Diocese of Youngstown-Child Protection Requirements
Little Flower Parish
Updated: August 28, 2018
Who has to attend the Virtus Training?
ElevateYM volunteers and employees are obligated to follow the guidelines mandated by the Diocese of Youngstown.
What do I have to do to volunteer?
Attend a Virtus Child Protection In-Service.
This 2-1/2 hour seminar is offered periodically at St. Paul Parish and at other Churches in the Diocese
Be fingerprinted and have a BCI or FBI Background Check.
You will be asked to give a code when you are fingerprinted the codes are the following:
-NO-ORC (Parish Volunteer/Employee)
-3319-39B1 (School Volunteer/Non-Teaching Positions)
-3319-39B3 (School Teachers)
-Fingerprints from an employer are allowed & must be sent to St. Paul directly from the employer.
-Fingerprints must have been taken between the years 2015-2020
-BCI if the person has only lived in Ohio.
-FBI is required if the person has lived outside the state of Ohio in the last 5 yrs.
-Little Flower Parish will reimburse their parishioners for fingerprints.
Where do I sign up for a class?
Check the VIRTUS website for upcoming classes.
Click Here to find a class.
What if I have further questions about Virtus Training?
If you have any questions about Child Protection requirements please contact Joe Frangos, Director of Youth & Young Adult Ministry.