Saint Joseph Church Coopersburg, Pennsylvania
Saint Joseph Church     Coopersburg, Pennsylvania

Protecting God's Children Classes & Mandated Reporter Training Sessions

Protecting God’s Children – There are currently several opportunities within the Lehigh Valley to attend a PGC Workshop. For your convenience, we've highlighted local August & September 2018 dates below. A complete list of scheduled workshops can be found on the Diocesan website calendar.  

  • 8/29/2018 - BETHLEHEM - Protecting God's Children Workshop at the Safe Environment Office (adjoined to Bethlehem Catholic HS) - Wed, August 29, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. - To Register Call  610-332-0442 (x2016)
  • 9/5/2018 - BETHLEHEM - Protecting God's Children Workshop at the Safe Environment Office (adjoined to Bethlehem Catholic HS) - Wed, September 5, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. - To Register Call  610-332-0442 (x2016)
  • 9/22/2018 - EMMAUS - Protecting God's Children Workshop at St. Ann Parish Life Center - 526 Fairview Street, Emmaus 18049 - Sat, September 22, 2018 at 8:45 a.m. – To register: or 610-965-6888.
  • 9/26/2018 - ALLENTOWN - Protecting God's Children Workshops at St. Thomas More Church (2 time options) - Wed, September 26, 2018, from 9:00 am to Noon OR 6:00 9:00 p.m. - If you are planning on attending a workshop at STM, you must register in advance. Childcare will not be available.  To register or for more information, please contact Jared Rabold by email at or by phone at the 610-433-7413 ext.49.

For the Mandated Reporter Training, visit the following website:   Simply register to begin the course requirements. You do not have to do this training session in one sitting. The site allows you to come back and begin where you left off.


You also have the option of attending a LIVE Mandated Reporter Training session, provided by the Diocese.

These Mandated Reporter Trainings are open for all those who do not wish to complete the training online. The meetings are three hours in length and requires registration at 610.332.0442 (x2016). Please leave your name, which will be confirmation of your registration. There will be a $5.00 fee at the door for materials. Please visit the Diocesan website calendar for a full list of available sessions:

​December Events

12/4 A & R Society Meeting

12/8 Immaculate Conception - Mass at 9AM

Vigil Mass on 12/7 at 7PM

12/8 A & R Society Christmas Floral Sale Pickup

12/8 Young Women of Grace Advent Retreat

12/16 Gaudete Sunday Parish Family Christmas Celebration

12/19, 12/21 & 12/22 Advent Ember Days

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