NEXT CLASS AT ST MARY CATHOLIC CHURCH: SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 18 IN THE AVE MARIA BUILDING AT 1:00PM.
Clergy, religious, paid staff and all volunteers working with minors and/or vulnerable adults at any parish, Catholic school or diocesan location are required to submit a one-time EIM Application for Ministry and attend an EIM workshop every three years.
Visit website: https://www.eappsdb.com/Login.asp?ORGZ%20Key=4 to log in to your EIM account or to create a new account. Find the workshop schedule and sign up for a workshop. Attendance at a Basic workshop meets the three-year refresher compliance requirement. Plan to arrive promptly as late arrivals may not be admitted. Children should not be brought to EIM workshops.
If you are a victim of sexual abuse or if you have any concerns regarding your attendance to a workshop, please contact Emily Hurlimann at 512-949-2447 to make an alternative arrangement to receive your training. Such inquiries remain confidential.
How to report an incident of concern:
The Diocese of Austin is committed to preventing harm from happening to any child or vulnerable adult. If you are aware of sexual or physical abuse and/or neglect of a child or vulnerable adult, state law reuires you to report that information to local law enforcement or the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services at 800.252.5400 or through their website http://www.dfps.state.tx.us . Reports may be made anonymously.
It is the intention of E.I.M. that relationships in ministry be experienced at all times as charitable and cause neither harm nor allow harm to occur. This Code of Ethics has been adopted by the Diocese of Austin. Those who serve in ministry in the Diocese of Austin shall: