Risk Management/KidSafe Policy:
VYSA requires that all VYSA personnel and personnel of member clubs and leagues submit a VYSA Risk Management / KidSafe Application, whether it is a paper copy or an electronic version. Personnel includes, but is not limited to, all coaches, assistant coaches, trainers, other team officials, board members, staff, and volunteers, whether paid or unpaid.
Child Abuse and Neglect Mandated Reporting Law: Individuals, 18 years and older, who are associated with, employed or volunteer with a sports organization or team are required to report as soon as possible, but no later than 24 hours after having a suspicion of, a reportable child abuse or neglect offense. The Department's toll-free child abuse and neglect hotline: 1-800-552-7096. You can find more information here.
Procedures for Running Background Checks:
If you do not know your club's account number please email Eileen at the State Office.
Please Note - Important Information:
First Advantage's National Criminal File Plus background check costs $3.10.
Trusted Employees offers two packages. Package 1 is the National Criminal Database search + SSN Verification and costs $4.45. Package 2 is the National Criminal Database search and costs $2.95.