Community Dialogue – Volunteer Police Records Checks

On February 13, 2020, PIN – The People and Information Network hosted a Community Dialogue at Lakeside HOPE House inviting all organizations requiring volunteers to complete a police check, to attend a dialogue discussing an issue of crucial importance for 2020 and beyond.

This facilitated discussion led by Rebecca Sutherns and attended by more than 60 stakeholders, explored the impact if fees for volunteer police checks in Guelph were introduced and explored options, such as cost sharing, and what this would mean for organizations, volunteers and our community.

Please find the following notes taken at this session (listed alphabetically):

Next steps:

PIN has shared these notes and met with Guelph Police Services and are awaiting follow up. PIN will update as information becomes available. 

For information on Police Records Checks in Guelph, click here.

For resources on Screening and Volunteers, click here.  

Posted on March 23, 2020