Safe Environment

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Report Abuse

Contact us if you are aware of any abuse by a clergy member, employee, or volunteer of The Diocese.

COORDINATOR AND SERVICES

Our Safe Environment Ministry is performed by the Coordinator of the Office for Child Protection (OCP) Debora Berg.  She holds a bachelor’s degree in child development, a master’s degree in human development and brings 30 years of child welfare experience to this program. The ministry provides training for children and adults; background screenings, oversight of Diocesan Programs and compliance with the U.S.C.C.B. Charter, intial screenings of reported abuse and neglect in Diocesan facilities, and ongoing updated resources on pertinent topics. If you have any questions about the safety of a child, Diocesan standards, resources, or training, please contact Debora. Your privacy and confidentiality is of utmost importance to us.

DEBORA BERG, M.S, M.B.A. 
Program Coordinator and Safe Environment Coordinator
New Bedford Office
(508) 997-7337
dberg@cssdioc.org

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