Volunteer Clearances

HOW TO OBTAIN CLEARANCES


PENNSYLVANIA CHILD ABUSE HISTORY CLEARANCE

Website: https://www.compass.state.pa.us/CWIS/Public/Home                                                                                              Cost: $ free

What you need to complete the clearance online:

►An email account

►Credit/debit card

►The address of everywhere you have lived since 1975

►The names and approximate ages of everyone you have lived with since 1975


PENNSYLVANIA CRIMINAL HISTORY RECORD CHECK

Website: https://epatch.state.pa.us                                                                                     Cost: $ free for volunteers

What you need to complete the clearance online:

►Credit/debit card


WHAT YOU NEED TO PROVIDE TO THE SUSQUEHANNA FOLK FESTIVAL

 

►Both The PA Child Abuse History Clearance Certificate and the Pennsylvania Criminal History Record Check will be immediately available on their respective websites after your application is submitted.

►Please e-mail both forms to the Festival Volunteer Crew Leader Sue Landau at slrnc@comcast.net.  Forms can also be mailed to the SFMS office at 378 Old York Road New Cumberland, PA 17070.