Safety: Youth, Family and Seniors


Welcome to veriFYI! Created by the Volunteer Center of North Texas in 1994 through support from the Texas State Legislature, veriFYI is the most comprehensive criminal background check to date. This risk-management software provides nonprofits with a low-cost method of screening volunteer or perspective employee backgrounds. Minimize your agency's risk!

More than one million background checks have been performed since veriFYI's inception and 300 million records have been searched. Texas Volunteer Centers are the only institutions outside of municipal governments and school districts with access to the state’s Department of Public Safety records.

Our extensive search includes:
Multi-jurisdictional Records
National Database Search of Sex Offender Records
Texas State Records
Social Security Trace