Clearances and Mandated Reporter Information for Child Care Providers

PA State Police Criminal History Clearance - it can be submitted online at and after submittal,  an email will be received letting the you know it has been processed.  You need to print the final certification letter for our records.

PA Child Abuse History Clearance - it can be submitted online at  and after submittal, an email will be received by you with a copy of the final results certification.  You need to print it for our records.

FBI fingerprint Criminal Background Check - You need to pre-register online at and use the service code: 1KG738.  Once pre-registered, you can make an appointment to go have your fingerprints done at a location closest to you.  You will be given a receipt.  In a week or two, you will receive unofficial results by email.  We will need to be provided a copy.  Then in 4-6 weeks, you will be sent the official results.  You will need to give that  to us for our records.

Mandated Reporting: