Your Dispute

There are many types of conflict in which mediation can be useful.

Types of Conflict We Mediate

Neighborhood
Such as noise, property, animals, and lifestyle differences

Landlord-Tenant
Disputes over rent, leases, repairs or evictions

Employment
Such as co-worker disputes and supervisor/employee conflicts

Business
Including business/neighbor and business/customer

Tenant-Tenant
Disagreements between residents over noise, living arrangements and parking.

Roommate/Housemate
Disputes such as those among living partners and/or between parents, dorm mates, and room mates.

School / Education
Disputes such as those among students and/or between parents, staff, and administration.

Neighborhood Association
Disputes such as HOA, neighborhood issues.

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Conflicts We Do Not Mediate

Conflict Resolution Center seeks to be a source for peaceful resolution of disputes among the community. While we do offer help on a variety of issues, there are some situations that are beyond our purview, for contractual or other reasons.

Arbitration
Similar to a mediation, but where both parties state their case for a neutral party to decide for them.

Domestic Violence and Abuse
Physical or other forms of abuse against significant others, children, or other family members.

Victim/Offender
Any situation involving a victim of a crime and the person who committed the crime.

Gang Activity
Any violent disputes between and/or involving loosely affiliated or organized groups.

Divorce
Issues between separating or divorcing couples seeking alternatives to trial.

Custody & Guardianship
Disputes with the purpose of establishing custody or guardianship of children, elders, pets, etc.

Civil or Commercial Litigation
Disputes in which parties are seeking money/remuneration or other specific, legally-binding remedies.

FROM PAST PARTICIPANTS:

“I didn’t expect a win-win outcome but the mediators helped my neighbor and me really talk for the first time.”- Participant
Thank you for facilitating our community meeting. We were worried about ensuring that everyone was comfortable voicing their concerns.- Neighborhood Association President
Wish I had known about mediation earlier it was a valuable session. I have respect for the people that volunteer their time.- Participant
You provided a safe place to talk without fear of reprisals.- Participant