Policy: Parish as Advocate


Every parish is to have a Primary Contact for Youth Ministry. 0


Every parish is to have a Youth Ministry Leadership Committee. 0


Regardless of the school a young person attends (parish, private, public, home schooling) and regardless of a young person's involvement, or lack of involvement, in the parish Religious Education program, every effort should be made to invite, inform, welcome, and serve all young people in a parish community through that parish's ministry to youth. 0


Every parish is encouraged to conduct an assessment of the needs and interests of the parish community at least once every four years. 0


Every parish must complete the Youth Ministry Effectiveness Tool once every four years or as part of the Diocesan Religious Education Accreditation Process,whichever comes first. 0