safe environment

Policies and Procedures

Through the Policies and Procedures the Diocese of Winona-Rochester is committed to providing safe environments and fostering continuous improvement in every organization that sponsors activities and/or provides services to children and youth. The diocese intends to create communities of informed adults who model appropriate behavior, are vigilant to the warning signs of abuse, and take action to prevent abuse and improve safety. Likewise, the diocese is determined to ensure that facilities, grounds, and procedures promote optimal safety.