Creating a Safe Environment

The Diocese of Rochester requires adults and teens over the age of 18 who volunteer in parish programs with children, teens, and vulnerable adults to complete an online training session entitled, “Creating A Safe Environment”. This includes a background check and signing a Volunteer Code of Conduct. Teens under the age of 18 are required to sign the Code of Conduct. To complete the on-line CASE training, follow these simple steps:

1) Go to: Note: There is no www.
2) In the "Sign-In" box on the left-hand side of the screen, enter the following:

Parish/Community: St. Theodore, Rochester
Your username: IT054
Your initial password: initial

3) Click on "NEW VOLUNTEER C.A.S.E. TRAINING" from the menu
4) Print the code of conduct and certificate of completion before exiting the program
5) Return code of conduct and certificate to Maureen Piehler and receive the paperwork to complete for the background check

If you have questions or need more information, call Maureen Piehler at 429-5650. Ministries that require CASE (Adults and teens over 18 yrs. old)

  • Faith Formation teachers, substitute teachers and classroom aides
  • Children’s Liturgy Leaders
  • Volunteers and chaperones for Youth Ministry programs and events
  • Volunteers for Vacation Bible School
  • Choir/Band members (if a child or teen is in the group)
  • Transportation Ministry
  • Theo’s Closet
  • Communion to the Homebound