MinistrySafe offers a host of online tools for churches. We have listed a few of below. To register go to their website for more details and pricing.
Sexual Abuse Awareness Training
(Online – 1.5 hours)
Should be taken by leadership
(paid staff and volunteers). Includes certification.
MinistrySafe Institute Training
(Online – 16 hours)
content dealing with the risk of child sexual abuse.
Contains six modules, including Skillful Screening,
for those who interview volunteers and paid staff
who work with minors. Includes certification.
MinistrySafe Protection System
Annual subscription for the church
reporting sexual abuse
In the state of Texas, everyone who knows about a sexual abuse incident becomes a mandatory reporter. If there is an emergency please call 911 immediately. If you become aware of an incident the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services website has information on how to report as well as recognize signs of abuse.