Safe Environment

The Office of Child and Youth Protection is dedicated to upholding the U.S. Bishop’s Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People by supporting parishes and schools of the Diocese of Orange with all safe environment efforts, including fingerprinting services, background screening, safe environment training for adults and children and development and implementation of related policies.

To access the resources available through the Office of Child and Youth Protection, click here.


If you have been a victim of sexual abuse by clergy or a church representative, please call the Diocesan Toll Free Reporting Line, 1-800-364-3064