Child and Youth Protection

Please click on this link for comprehensive information from the USCCB website (United States Conference of Catholic Bishops) regarding Child and Youth Protection: click here for link to USCCB website
There are many resources available if you or someone you know has been a victim of abuse. The following are just a few:

Fr. Jim Jankowski, Administrator of St. John Neumann Parish,
657-0200

Victim Advocacy for the Diocese of Las Vegas, Contact: Ron Vallance, 235-7723

Maria Goretti Network, 1001 S. Mason Rd. PMB 676, Katy, TX 77450 www.mgoretti.org

Child Protective Services Hotline: 399-0081

Family and Child Treatment of Southern Nevada, 1050 S. Rainbow, Las Vegas, NV 89145, 258-5855
Counseling for victims of abuse, domestic violence, rape, survivors group (adults molested as children), teen groups (girls abused and trauma), non-offending parent group and offenders groups. Provides outpatient counseling services on a sliding fee scale. Bilingual

Rape/Sexual Assault Crisis Hotline, 741 Veterans Memorial Dr., Las Vegas, NV 89010, 1-800-752-4528, 366-1640

Abuse Reporting in Nevada, Division of Child and Family Services, Contact: Law Enforcement, Hotline: 1-800-992-5757

For additional information:
Virtus.org click here for Practical Advice for Parents on Preventing Child Sexual Abuse article