Safe Environment

Protecting God's Children

Reporting Information

Victims of sexual abuse, in addition to contacting civil authorities, are asked to come forward in order to receive pastoral assistance. Reports of abuse may be made to any Pastor or to: 

Sandra Price, Executive Director

Office of child & Youth protection


Missouri Department of Social Services

Children’s Division Hotline Reporting Number:


Save Environment Compliance and Workshop Schedule 

St. Cronan Parish follows the Archdiocese of St. Louis Safe Environment Program (Protecting God’s Children). The program is designed to help protect the youth, elderly, and vulnerable adults of our parish as they participate in activities within our community. This process also provides a layer of protection against the possibility of false accusations for those adults who are involved in our many ministries. For more information contact Sr. Lynne Schmidt at uth,

Protecting God’s Children Workshop Information: 

Click here if you are a volunteer and need to take a Protecting God’s Children workshop. 

After taking a Protecting God’s Children workshop: 

If you have not already done so, please register at and complete the Workers Registration form. If you have lived outside of Missouri within the last five years, please complete the American Checked Form. Please return all forms to Lynne Schmidt in the St. Cronan parish office. 

(Note: Volunteers under 18 need only to fill out a Code of Ethical Conduct for Youth form)

Protecting God’s Children information and forms: