Protecting God’s Children

Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People, revised 2011

In 2002, the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops created the Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People.

To make effective the goals of a safe environment within the church for children and young people and prevent abuse of minors, the members of the USCCB have outlined in this charter a series of practical and pastoral steps.

Resources

“Working Together to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse” brochure

2015 “Working Together” brochure (English)

2015 “Trabajando Juntos” folleto (español)