Bishop Thomas J. Olmsted encourages anyone who has been a victim of child sexual abuse by any employee of the Roman Catholic Church to please come forward by contacting the Office of Child and Youth Protection.  How to Make a Report

Contact the Office of Child and Youth Protection

Anne Vargas-Leveriza
Director, Office of Child and Youth Protection
400 East Monroe Street
Phoenix, Arizona 85004

Phone: (602) 354-2396
Fax: (602) 354-2469
Hotline: (602) 463-8140

April Lujan
Administrative Assistant II,
Office of Child and Youth Protection
Safe Environment Training Office
400 E. Monroe Street
Phoenix, AZ 85004

Phone: (602) 354-2418
Fax: (602) 354-2468

Community Response Team conference

This conference is designed for all parish leaders to learn more about preparedness and planning during an emergency and crisis situation. We are inviting speakers from law enforcement and homeland security to guide you through this process. 

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Diocese of Phoenix Pastoral Center
400 E. Monroe
Phoenix, AZ 85004

Registration for conference:

A Mass of Healing and Reconciliation

Bishop Thomas Olmsted
The Office of Child & Youth Protection cordially invites you to gather for a Mass of healing and reconciliation
for survivors of abuse and their families on
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
5:30 p.m. Will start the mass by praying the rosary at

St. Gregory Catholic Church
3440 N. 18th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85015

Please call your local Parish or The Office of Child and Youth Protection at 602-354-2396