Policy, Standards, and Procedures

of the Orthodox Church in America

affirmed and adopted by the

Diocese of New York and New Jersey

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Sexual Misconduct Prevention and Response

Orthodox Church in America

Guidance, Updated Policies, Resources

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Guidelines on Background Checks

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Resources for Parishes and Organizations

What You Need to Know About Background Screening

http://ric-zai-inc.com/Publications/cops-p260-pub.pdf

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National Sex Offender Public Registry

http://www.nsopw.gov/(X(1)S(4gakssn4fe1wu55kbf3z3s1x))/?AspxAutoDetectCookieSupport=1

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GUIDELINES ON BACKGROUND CHECKS

THE HOLY SYNOD OF BISHOPS, JULY 2014

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Education and Training Video

This video features a presentation on the “Prevention of Sexual Misconduct and Abuse in our Parishes.” As part of the Diocese of New York and New Jersey’s continuing dedication to addressing this matter concern, clergy and parish council members were invited to participate in three regional (by deanery) conferences during which Michael Herzak, a subject matter expert, presented valuable information and recommendations. The training was mandated by the Diocesan Assembly of 2012.

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PART 1

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PART 2


UPCOMING EVENTS ON THE DIOCESAN CALENDAR
Diocesan Council
October 8 at 11:00 AM
Diocesan Headquarters
Bronxville, NY
 
Presbyters' Council
November 11 at 11:00 AM
Diocesan Headquarters
Bronxville, NY
 
Ddiocesan Assembly
Wednesday, November 3
The Assembly will begin with the Moleben Service, at 11:00 AM, celebrated by His Eminence and live-streamed by
video conference.

Youth Witness to the Faith Videos Series




Diocese of New York

and New Jersey
33 Hewitt Avenue
Bronxville NY 10708
914-779-6580 (Phone)
914-779-6581 (Fax)
info@nynjoca.org


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