- Report suspected child abuse to civil authorities
- Report suspected abuse of a vulnerable adult to civil authorities
- Report abuse to the Diocese
Catholic Bishop Abuse Reporting Service (CBAR)
As part of the effort to implement the directives of Vos estis lux mundi (“You Are the Light of the World), the Holy Father’s Apostolic Letter concerning sexual abuse in the Church, the Catholic Bishop Abuse Reporting Service (CBAR) has been established to receive reports of sexual abuse and misconduct by bishops and to relay reports to the proper Church authorities for investigation. The Service can be accessed at www.ReportBishopAbuse.org or by calling 800-276-1562.