- Restorative Justice: DRS provides opportunities for victims of juvenile and adult crimes to meet with offenders, talk about what happened, and have input regarding consequences.
- Schools: Conflict resolution options are available for schools to use in helping students, staff, and parents develop safer schools. Services for Special Education disputes are also available.
- Training: Workshops and seminars on conflict resolution skill building are available to businesses, labor organizations, government agencies, and non-profits.
Become a Mediator:
Mediator training is open to those interested in volunteering or adding this important skill to their lives. Click here for a list of SCAO approved mediation training programs. Select here for Court Roster FAQs and Roster Qualification Documents.
Dowload the DRS volunteer application
Download the Central Registry Clearance Form
Mediation involves a fee for service. A sliding fee scale is used for those unable to pay the regular fees. For more information, call (269) 552-3434 or 1-800 873-7658.
School Programs Summary - Click link to see a brief description of the conflict resolution models we use and how they fit with the Kalamazoo Public Schools Code of Student Conduct.
Michigan Legal Help - Click link for a new self-help legal resource.