Step by Step Pre-Requisites for Team Volunteers with DYS
If you have these clearances from another organization (Church, School, etc) they are applicable with DYS. These are now good for 5 years as well. You can load digital copies into the Coach Registration in Step 3.
Have questions about the new laws? click here: http://www.keepkidssafe.pa.gov/
Below are the links for anyone that has maintained residence in Pennsylvania for the last 10 years.
PA Child Abuse History Clearance (This should now be a free Clearance)
Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record Check (This should now be a free Clearance)
Additionally, if you haven't resided in PA for the last 10 years:
Save your ID!
Register with DYS Checklist:
This is a new registration system so you may need to create an account if you do not have children registered since last fall. I hope you'll find the new registration system easy to use.