Child Abuse History Clearance

The information below is outdated. Please see the Clearances Information page for correct information.

Application forms can be downloaded at: www.dhs.state.pa.us or http://www.dpw.state.pa.us/cs/groups/webcontent/documents/form/s_001762.pdf OR application forms can be picked up in 170 Chambers

  • See Forms & Publications;
  • Indicate SCHOOL as the “Purpose of Clearance”

For mailed form, payment must be made with certified check or money order (keep your receipt!)

For mailed form, allow 6-10 weeks for processing

This clearance takes a great amount of time to process; DO NOT DELAY!