Protocol for other diocesan staff or volunteers
All suspected cases of child physical or sexual abuse
shall be reported to the Dept of Children’s Services.
Staff or others acting on behalf of the institution will
consult with their supervisor and file documentation of
their report to DCS with the principal.
The staff member or volunteer making the report will
inform the pastor or superior administrator within 24
Other diocesan staff or volunteers will follow a protocol for notifying pastors or administrators when a report has been made.