The safety and wellbeing of the youth entrusted to us is top priority
It is the policy of Lion's Den Youth Outreach to comply with any international, federal or state statute and reporting regulations.
Every volunteer is required to review basic principles of sound child protection and procedures. Our training is via Protect My Ministry. On the web at protectmyministry.com
All volunteers and staff 18 years old and over are required to complete an annual background check. There are no exceptions.
Volunteers are required to partner with one or more staff / volunteers for all youth programs, events and gatherings. Per sound child protection procedures, a single staffer or volunteer cannot oversee activities.
We are mandated reporters. Information on mandated reporters can be found at this link www.mass.gov
If you believe a child may be the victim of abuse or neglect, act now. Contact the Child at Risk Hotline at 1-800-792-5200
Lion's Den Youth Outreach facilities are persons with disabilities accessible.
All volunteers and staff 18 years old and over are required to complete an annual background check. The check is performed through Protect My Ministry. This includes but is not limited to information from the national sex offender registry, federal, state and local criminal background checking. All information is held by Protect My Ministry and is kept in strict confidence. A copy of the background check will be provided to you upon our receiving a written request.