If you volunteer, or want to volunteer, and the program involves children you need to provide your clearances to the church office to be kept on file. 

You Need a Clearance from the Pa Department of Welfare. You can apply for this at:

You need a PA State Police Criminal Check. You can apply for this at:

If you have lived in PA for at least 10 years you need to sign a form exempting you from the FBI fingerprint check. See Lori in the church Office for a form and fill it out.

To be compliant with the law you should take the Reporting training at:

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