Touching Safety

 The Parish of St. Genevieve has made the safety of our children a priority.  Anyone working with youth needs to have current credentials in our safe environment training.  Children in the Faith Formation Program experience "Touching Safety" lessons.  Please click on the links below for more information on the Touching Safety Program.

Letter from Archbishop Bernard Hebda
Parent Letter
Touching Safety Overview
Touching Safety Quick Guide
Touching Safety Guide

Video PreK-5 Children will view during Personal Safety Lesson

Lesson Plans K-2 Lesson 2
Lesson Plans 3-5 Lesson 2
Lesson Plans 6-8 Lesson 2
Lesson Plans 9-10 Lesson 2


Safe Environment Training
Before volunteering to work with our youth or vulnerable adults, you need to go through Safe Environment Training.  This training needs to be updated every 3 years.
Create an account at
While on the website,, register to attend a Live Virtus Training, complete a background check, view Code of Conduct training, electronically sign the Code of Conduct, and view "Reporting Suspected Child Abuse."
Fill out and return the "Volunteer Packet" to the parish office.

How to Report Child Abuse

Victim/Survivor Asssistance