The site navigation utilizes arrow, enter, escape, and space bar key commands. Left and right arrows move across top level links and expand / close menus in sub levels. Up and Down arrows will open main level menus and toggle through sub tier links. Enter and space open menus and escape closes them as well. Tab will move on to the next part of the site rather than go through menu items.
Children have rights.
Federal child labor law generally prohibits the employment of minors in nonagricultural occupations under the age of 14, restricts the hours and types of work that can be performed by minors under 16, and prohibits the employment of minors under the age of 18 in any hazardous occupation.
AS OF JULY 1, 2015, ALL PAID EMPLOYEES AGE 14 AND OLDER WORKING IN THE STATE OF PENNSYLVANIA, THAT INTERACT DIRECTLY WITH CHILDREN, ARE REQUIRED TO GET BACKGROUND CLEARANCES
Pennsylvania Mandated Background Clearances
As of July 1, 2015, all paid employees age 14 and older working in the state of Pennsylvania, that interact directly with children, are required to get background clearances. This should be done before attending the Entry Level Field Session, and for anyone transferring to Eastern Pennsylvania from another State Association, and are valid for 5 years.