About FACE Calendar Member Directory Operational Guidelines Registration Package

Background Clearances

As an organization that works with children, we are required to collect and hold on file backround clearances for every volunteers that are 18 and over. (Pennsylvania's Act 153)

**All clearances MUST be current and on file with our secretary before the Co-op year begins.**

Please fill out the following form and include the appropriate clearance paperwork.

Checklist of Required Volunteer Certifications

If you have been a resident of Pennsylvania for 10 years or longer, you will need to complete the following:

-Child Abuse History certification from the Department of Human Services (CWIS)


-Report of criminal history from the Pennsylvania State Police


If you have not lived in Pennsylvania for the last 10 years, the state also requires a fingerprint based criminal history, (FBI). Please copy and paste the website below into your browser and register as a volunteer with the following code: 1KG6Y3