Note: The upcoming training has been cancelled unfortunately. All registrants will be contacted. Thank you for your understanding.

Center for Human Development will offer its annual Community Mediation Training course soon. The next training course dates are on Thursday, September 22, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m., Saturday, September 24, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sunday, September 25,
9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Thursday, September 29, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m., Saturday, October 1, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., and Sunday, October 2,
9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Our training is planned on Thursday evenings and week-ends to accommodate work schedules. The 32-hour training will prepare individuals to volunteer as community mediators through Conflict Resolution Programs (CRP). Volunteers completing the course will receive Alternative Dispute Resolution Certification. Training will take place at 901 Sunvalley Blvd., Suite 220, Concord, CA 94520.

Barbara Proctor, CRP director, says, “Our mediation services are available throughout Contra Costa County. To better meet our mission, we are seeking more bilingual volunteers, especially individuals who are bilingual in English and Spanish.”

Required registration forms are available upon request from lark@chd-prevention.org or phoning (925) 349-7344. Enrollment fee for the 32-hour course is $475.

CRP provides sliding scale community mediation services, court mediation programs, facilitation services, and conflict resolution training throughout Contra Costa County. Conflict Resolution Programs has been serving Contra Costa County for over 25 years and is the only community mediation program in the County.

Conflict Resolution Programs is a program of Center for Human Development. CHD is a community-based organization that offers a spectrum of services for at-risk youth, individuals, families and communities in the Bay Area, including conflict resolution services, training, and group facilitations. CHD is known for its innovative programs and is committed to improving the quality of life in local communities. Visit our website at: www.chd-prevention.org.

For more information contact Lark Curtin, Program Coordinator: at (925) 349-7344, or email her at lark@chd-prevention.org.

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