Become Tutor

Any adult (18 years and older) wanting to volunteer with children of Redemptorist St. Gerard must fulfill the following requirements as mandated by the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops and the Diocese of Baton Rouge.

Completing the Volunteer Certification Process:

  • Complete an EAPPS Application
  • Read and sign the Diocese Code of Ethics
  • Complete the Diocese Training:  Serving Vulnerable Populations
  • State Police Background Check

The background check and fingerprinting are to be performed at the LA State Police Headquarters on Independence Blvd. The fee for a background check is $39.25 and the fee for fingerprinting is $10.00. The total is $52.24 including a convenience fee.

All forms need to be turned in to Cindy Thibodeaux at the church office or emailed to stgerard@diobr.org.

EAPPS Volunteer Application 

EAPPS Volunteer Application - Espanol

Diocese Code of Ethics

Diocese Code of Ethics - Espanol

Diocese Code of Ethics - Vietnamese

State Police Background Check

Diocese Child & Youth Protection - Serving Vulnerable Populations