As discussed at the February 22, 2022 WEARS online Business Meeting which was attended by Scot Graham, Chief of Marguerite Fire Department, Unity Township is now requiring WEARS volunteers who wish to be available for deployment to have Childline and Criminal Record Clearances. These are free and available online. Here are the links:
PA ACT 33 — FREE ONLINE CHILD ABUSE HISTORY CLEARANCE VERIFICATION FOR VOLUNTEERS:
https://www.dhs.pa.gov/KeepKidsSafe/Clearances/Pages/PA-Child-Abuse-History-Clearance.aspx If you prefer, you can print out the form and send via US Mail.
PA ACT 34 — FREE ONLINE CRIMINAL RECORD CLEARANCE FOR VOLUNTEERS:
NOTE: When you access this web page you should see the words “NEW RECORDS CHECK” (Volunteer only) in the middle of the page. This is the link we are to use. If you don’t see this link, you will have to try a different web browser. The “Brave” web browser is known to work, as well as Internet Explorer.