Victims of sexual abuse, in addition to contacting civil authorities, are asked to come forward in order to receive pastoral assistance. Reports of abuse may be made to any Pastor or to:
Sandra Price, Executive Director Office of Child & Youth Protection 314-792-7271 [email protected]
Missouri Department of Social Services, Children’s Division Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline: 1-800-392-3738
Missouri Department of Heath & Senior Services Adult Abuse and Neglect Hotline: 1-800-392-0210
Protecting God’s Children
The archdiocese’s Safe Environment Program requires all clergy and adult employees and volunteers who work with or near minors and/or vulnerable adults to attend a Protecting God’s Children workshop, view two online training modules, agree to the Code of Ethical Conduct for Clergy, Employees, and Volunteers Working in Ministry, and complete a national criminal record check.
The link for both the current schedule for Protecting God’s Children workshops and compliance registration is: