VIRTUS – Protecting God’s Children Training
This workshop is mandatory for any parish volunteer who works or interacts with children. Topics include recognition of the signs and symptoms of child abuse, how to talk to children, mandated reporting, and the archdiocese of Boston’s child abuse prevention policies. Teaching the work shop will be Bill Gavin, former FBI official and owner of The Gavin Group, a prominent consulting firm that specializes in assessing the risk and compliance of parishes, dioceses, and other Catholic entities for potential and actual child abuse. The training will be held in Room 7 of St. John’s school on the following dates:
Saturday, October 5 9:00-11:00am
Monday, October 7 7:00-9:00pm
This training is required ONLY one time so if you
have attended before, you do not need to attend.