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PURPOSE: “One of the keystones of the commitment of the Archdiocese of Newark
to ensuring a safe environment for children and youth in our parishes and schools,
and to increasing awareness of the societal problem of sexual abuse, is education.”

-Archbishop John J. Myers.

UPCOMING WORKSHOPS

The next training session will take place in the fall. 

Please register on-line at www.virtus.org to register for a training session in your area.

Another training workshop will be scheduled for late Summer/early Fall.  Please stay informed through both the parish and Religious Education website and the parish bulletin.

Contact Sandra Carroll, Safe Environment Director, for details at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone (908) 322-2359.

Additional information:  St. Bartholomew Religious Education

How to Report Abuse
St Bartholomew the Apostle Church and the Archdiocese take very seriously any and all complaints of sexual misconduct.
We encourage anyone with knowledge of any misconduct to report the abuse immediately.

To report any sexual misconduct please contact:
        Fr. John Paladino
        908-322-5192 x114
            or
        Sandra Carroll
        Safe Environment Director
        908-322-5192 x135
        This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


We will also report all allegations of abuse immediately to the Union County Prosecutors office.
        Union County Prosecutor’s Office
        908-527-4500

For further information on reporting abuse please visit:
http://www.rcan.org/offices-and-ministries/child-youth-protection/report-abuse.

St. Bartholomew the Apostle Parish

2032 Westfield Avenue
Scotch Plains, N.J. 07076
Tel: 908-322-5192 | Fax: 908-322-2598
Contact Us

St. Bartholomew Academy

2032 Westfield Avenue
Scotch Plains, N.J. 07076
Tel: 908-322-4265 | Fax: 908-322-7065
Academy Website

Religious Education

2032 Westfield Avenue
Scotch Plains, N.J. 07076
Tel: 908-322-2359
Religious Education