Volunteers and Safe Environment

Information for Volunteers
Thank you for your interest in volunteering with St. Peter Catholic Church.  As a volunteer, we all have a role in protecting children, young people and vulnerable adults.

The USCCB and the Diocese of Charlotte has adopted policies and procedures to safeguard those whose care has been entrusted to us. Click below to access the policies and forms required to volunteer in our parish.

Volunteer Packet
The Volunteer Packet includes important forms: the volunteer profile, background check release, and acknowledgement of receipt of the Diocesan Code of Ethics and Sexual Misconduct Policy.   Volunteer Packet-forms and policies 2017
Please send signed forms to  business@stpeterscatholic.org.

Protecting God’s Children 

The Catholic Church is absolutely committed to the safety of children. Together we can make a Promise to Protect, and a Pledge to Heal.
Training – Protecting God’s Children for Adults:

Designed to help adults recognize and prevent the sexual abuse of children. Mandatory for all employees and for all volunteers who have regular contact with children.

Pre-registration for workshops is required. To register online, go to www.virtus.org and click on “Registration.” 

To register for the October training session or another available training session, please click on the following link: Protecting God’s Children Training Sessions

Policies to Protect Children and Young People:

Sexual Misconduct Policy
Code of Ethics
Background Check Volunteer Request and Policy
Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People