The Capuchin Franciscan Province of the Western America is committed to ensuring the safety and protecting of children and vulnerable adults.
The Province is accredited by Praesdium, Inc.
an organization providing risk management assessment, consultation, policy development and training materials for the prevention of sexual misconduct and appropriate response to allegations.
The Province is regularly updated and audited by Praesidium to ensure the Province's adherence to the standards set forth by the Conference of the Major Superiors of Men - CMSM. The Province's most recent Preasidium audit and update was completed in 2019 and was re-accredited for another 5 years.
If you suspect any violations, we urge you to contact the Provincial Victim's Assistance Coordinator Angelica Jochim immediately by calling: 1-800-678-7943