Protecting Our Children

Decree on Child Protection

All people who intend to work or volunteer in any of the Archdiocese of Cincinnati’s parishes, schools, or institutions, must attend VIRTUSĀ® Child Awareness SessionĀ for the Decree on Child Protection before you are approved to work with children.

Archdiocesan Fingerprinting

All people who intend to work or volunteer in any of the Archdiocese of Cincinnati parishes, schools, or institutions must complete a background check with Selection.com from within their VIRTUS account.

For more information about these requirements, including details about attending a VIRTUS session or completing a background check and fingerprinting, click here.