St. Benilde Parish takes the commitment to protect children very seriously. Following the Charter of the Archdiocese of New Orleans and the directives from the Archbishop, all new volunteers and employees (18 years and older) and those who have regular contact with minors must:
Adults may attend any session offered by the Archdiocese. For additional information please contact our Safe Environment Officer, Mrs. Mary Kelly: (504) 834-4980, ext. 113.
Archdiocese of New Orleans Safe Environment Coordinator
Sr. Mary Ellen Wheelahan, O. Carm.
Archdiocese of New Orleans
7887 Walmsley Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70125
(504) 861 - 6278
The Louisiana Department of Children and Family Services provides a toll-free number, 855-4LA-KIDS (855-452-5437), for anyone in the state to call and report child abuse or neglect. This one number can be accessed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to speak to a trained child welfare worker to report possible abuse and neglect.
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