Frequently Asked Questions For Volunteers

Certifications PSBA Document

Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Certification Forms (Act 151)

https://www.compass.state.pa.us/cwis/public/home

Pennsylvania Access to Criminal History (PATCH online form Act 34)

https://epatch.state.pa.us/RecordCheckEntry.jsp?action=new

Federal Criminal History Record Information (CHRI) – FBI Report

Service Code for Volunteers (Un-paid Employees) 1KG643

Any volunteer that has lived in PA for 10 consecutive years, or longer, does not need to get the FBI Certification (Clearance).  Those who have lived in PA less than 10 years need the FBI Certification (Clearance) which will cost $22.60.  Here are the links:

To Enroll for Fingerprinting:  https://uenroll.identogo.com/

To View a list of Fingerprint Locations in Pennsylvania:: https://www.identogo.com/locations/pennsylvania 

If a Volunteer has been a PA. resident for the past ten (10) consecutive years, he/she can complete the waiver below in lieu of completing the paid FBI background check. Please note that the Child Abuse Clearance and State Police PATCH (both above) must be completed as well.

DISCLOSURE STATEMENT APPLICATION FOR VOLUNTEERS