SAFE ENVIRONMENT IS EVERYONE’S RESPONSIBILITY:  To report an incidence of suspected child sexual abuse, please contact your local law enforcement agency, or you may confidentially contact WV Child Protective Services at 800.352.6513. To report suspected cases of sexual abuse by personnel of the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston to the Diocese, please contact one of Bishop Brennan’s designees at 888.434.6237 or 304.233.0880: Sister Ellen Dunn, ext. 264; Mr. Bryan Minor, ext. 263; Mr. Tim Bishop, ext. 353; Fr. Dennis Schuelkens, ext. 270 or call the Office of Safe Environment at 304.230.1504.


At St. Vincent de Paul Parish and School we encourage ALL MEMBERS OF OUR COMMUNITY over the age of 18 to participate in Safe Environment Training. Please visit the website for the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston Office of Safe Environment to learn how you can receive training and education on how to prevent abuse of children and vulnerable adults.