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Background Check/Clearance

PA State Police Criminal History Report (Act 34)

$22.00 (Online payment available)

The fee for Volunteers is waived.

PA Department of Human Services Child Abuse Report (Act 151)
$13.00 (Online payment available) Mail-in option also available.
The fee for Volunteers is waived.

Mail-In Option
$13.00 (Money Order)
Complete Section I of the CY113 Form and mail-in with money order to:
Childline and Abuse Registry
Department of Public Welfare
P.O. Box 8170
Harrisburg, PA 17105-8170

A copy of clearance results will be mailed to you within 14 days of receipt of form to the Department of Human Services. Submit a copy of the clearance results to the District Office.

Federal Criminal History Report (Act 114)
Cost: $23.85 

Cost for Volunteers: $22.60
Payment is made at the Fingerprinting Site. (Online payment not available.) Major Credit Cards Money orders or cashier’s checks payable to MorphoTrust are accepted. No cash transactions or personal checks.

Employment History Review (Act 168)
Sexual Misconduct/Child Abuse Disclosure Release

All new professional and support staff applicants interviewing for a posted vacancy must submit Act 168 Misconduct/Child Abuse Disclosure Release forms for each former/current employers where they had direct conduct with children. Applicants should complete Section 1 of the form, filling in the employers’ information, all pertinent information about the position held and dates of employment, answer the provided questions, and sign and date the form. Forms should be presented when applicants attend their scheduled interview.

If you have never been employed where you were in direct contact with children, you must still submit an Act 168 form for your current employer.