You are encouraged to download and read the Charter document (and other valuable material) from the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops website on the Child & Youth Protection page at http://www.usccb.org/about/child-and-youth-protection/index.cfm
Director of Safe Environment
Safe Environment Standards of Conduct Booklet
Policy of the Archdiocese of Atlanta Concerning the Protection of Children and Vulnerable Individuals from Sexual Abuse by Church Personnel
Last Updated: May 30, 2016
Procedures For Processing Allegations
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An allegation of child abuse must be immediately reported - but in no case later than 24 hours - to Department of Family and Children Services (DFCS). If you are reporting an allegation against an employee, volunteers, or clergy, please call 1-888-437-0764 [this number is answered twenty four (24) hours a day].
Registered Sex Offender Policy
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This policy serves as a guide in the event a registered sex offender requests participation and / or attendance of any archdiocesan parish, school and/or
agency sponsored event.
Social Media Policy
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The Archdiocese of Atlanta recognizes the powerful tool electronic media can be to evangelize and educate all people. In order to ensure electronic communication on the internet is appropriate, effective and reflective of our Catholic values, and consistent with the rules and values of our workplace, the Archdiocese of Atlanta has established the following policies.