The Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown is firmly committed to protecting children and young people. If you have any information concerning suspected sexual or other abuse of minors, you are urged to report it immediately to:
PA Child Line 1-800-932-0313 (intake is available 24/7)
Pennsylvania Attorney General Hotline (888) 538-8541
Pennsylvania State Police Headquarters (717) 783-5599 or your local Pennsylvania State Police Station
Your local police department
The process of reporting:
If there is an indication of imminent danger, you should call 911 immediately.
The Diocese reports all information regarding sexual abuse of minors to law enforcement.
You are urged to do the same. Anyone may and should report suspected child sexual abuse!
To report to the Diocese any suspected abuse of a minor, please call Jean Johnstone at (814) 944-9388.