Archbishop's Appeal

The Archbishop’s Appeal is the annual fundraising campaign that provides supplemental financial assistance to institutions, programs and ministries affiliated with the Catholic Church throughout the Archdiocese of San Antonio.

Learn More about the Archbishop’s Appeal Make a Donation to the Archbishop’s Appeal.
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Child Protection

Safe Environment Training

Safe Environment Training


The Archdiocese of San Antonio requires all clergy, staff, candidates for ordination, and adult volunteers who minister to children/youth to complete Adult Safe Environment Training.  Training is required to be renewed every three years.  The Archdiocese of San Antonio is currently using Protecting God's Children developed by Virtus to educate adults on abuse prevention.  Virtus provides traditional on-site training, on-line training, and on-line renewal training.  To register for a training or to conduct the on-line training, click on the link below. 

Protecting God's Children Registration


For those who have already registered, the following link will take you to the Virtus website.  After signing in, changes can be made to your registration, and you can complete the online training.



For questions or concerns, pleace contact the Office of Victim Assistance & Safe Environment at 210-734-7786 or [email protected]

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