Episcopal Diocese of Washington

Engaging a changing world with
an enduring faith in Jesus Christ

Safe Church

The diocese is committed to the highest standards in training for staff and volunteers who work with young people. We offer the following mandatory workshops and guidelines.

Safeguarding God's Children

Safeguarding God’s Children provides participants with the information they need to protect the children they know and care for in their personal lives and the ministries in which they serve. 
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Standards for Youth and Family Ministries

The diocese is committed to welcoming and protecting the well-being of all children and youth to participate in activities at our congregations. Toward this end, we have established the following Standards for Youth and Children's Ministries. 
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