POP Parish Outreach Program

Safe Environment

Safe Environment Resource Page


Diocese of San Bernardino Office of Child and Youth Protection

Training Resource: Virtus

Parish Implementation Plan- This is our Policy here at St. Thomas the Apostle.


Parish Administrator: Arcelia Lopez (assists Staff, Clergy, and Independent Contractors)

Site Supervisor / Parish Secretary: Maria Cordeiro  (assists Volunteers)

St. Thomas School Site Supervisor / School Secretary: Martha Ochoa


Parent Resources:

Parent Handbook of Preventing abuse English

Parent Handbook of Preventing abuse  Español

Children's Lesson Plans:

Touching Safety - English

Teaching Boundaries - English 

Touching Safety - Español

Teaching Boundaries - Español


California Department of Social Services