Safe Gatherings

Safe Gatherings is a program provided by the Great Plains United Methodist Conference
that safeguards children, youth and vulnerable adults. 


Click here to take the Safe Gatherings course.


Those at Monticello UMC who are required to have this training: 
  • pastors
  • church staff
  • committee chairpersons
  • ministry team coordinators
  • members of Church Council, Congregational Care, Children's Ministry, Youth Ministry, Preschool
  • Sunday School teachers
  • Vacation Bible School volunteers
  • Scoutmasters and Assistant Cubmasters
  • Den Leaders and Assistant Den Leaders
  • Scout committee chairs and committee members with direct contact with Scouts
  • Volunteers and parents attending an overnight event with children and/or youth
  • Anyone else who works with children, youth, or vulnerable adults
  • Anyone determined by the pastor or Church Council based on their role in the church