Safe Environment & SafeParish Training

St. Francis of Assisi Church complies with the Decree on Child Protection which is promulgated by the Archdiocese of Cincinnati. Our fingerprinting policy includes manual fingerprinting for employees and electronic background checks for all employees and volunteers.

Saint Francis of Assisi Church enforces the Archdiocesan policy for protecting children.  All employees of Francis of Assisi Church adhere to the Child Protection Decree, get fingerprinted, and have a background check.

Volunteers at the parish must also adhere to the Child Protection Decree and have a background check prior to volunteering.  All employees and volunteers must be current in their monthly child protection bulletins.

In order to work with children in the Archdiocese of Cincinnati you must Register at safeparish and complete all the requirements. Click here and then select “Register

The passcode is ‘protectcincy

Email Jill irlbeck at with any questions