Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Education for Adults

VIRTUS® “Protecting God’s Children” is a three- hour training for adults which teaches the five basic steps of child sexual abuse prevention. This program is mandated for all adults who work with or around children or youth on a regular basis.

VIRTUS Awareness sessions are offered several times during the year. To sign up for a VIRTUS session, please contact Margaret Johnson.

Background Checks and Screening

All clergy, paid parish/school personnel and volunteers who work regularly in a supervisory role with children or youth must be fingerprinted. Fingerprinting will be offered at St. John Fisher on Wednesday, November 18 from noon to 8 pm. You MUST make an appointment to be fingerprinted. Contact Margaret Johnson for more information.

Margaret Johnson, Director of Religious Education 310-377-4573 or email