The Child and Youth Protection Office assists parishes and schools in the implementation of the Archdiocesan Child Protection Policy. Office personnel manage the criminal background check process as well as work with locations to provide safe environment training for clergy, employees, volunteers, parents and minors.
The Victim Assistance Coordinator receives and coordinates the handling of allegations of child abuse by Church personnel.
Child Protection Policy and Brochures
Policy: English Spanish Vietnamese
Brochure: English Spanish Vietnamese
Code of Conduct: English Spanish
Standards of Conduct: English Spanish Vietnamese
Best Practices for Internet and Social Media
Office of Child and Youth Protection
Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People
Phone Numbers to Report Abuse: English Spanish
Oregon Network of Child Abuse Intervention Centers
Grief to Grace - A highly specialized retreat ministry that brings healing and reclaims dignity for survivors of childhood, adolescent or adult traumatic sexual, physical, domestic or ritual abuse.