The Diocese takes the training and screening of employees and volunteers as it relates to the protection of our youth seriously.
The following must obtain background certificates per State and Diocesan Youth Protection Program requirements: Priests, Deacons, Deacon Candidates, Seminarians, those in Consecrated Life, Adult Employees, Minor Employees (ages 14-17), Adult Volunteers who have care, supervision, guidance or control and have routine interaction with children and Vendors who provide care, supervision, guidance or control or have routine interaction with children.
All links and instructions can be found at the Diocese of Harrisburg's Youth Protection website. Please do not contact the Diocese for help with obtaining clearances. All communication regarding the Youth Protection Program should go through the Parish Office.
For more information or assistance contact:
Holy Name of Jesus Parish Office
Holy Name of Jesus Church
6150 Allentown Boulevard
Harrisburg, PA 17112-2603