Thank you to our supporters who made our 8th Annual Winetasting a big success!


We raised over $22,000 for our Youth Programs

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Fresh off the press!    Meeting Facilitation by Andy Sachs in The Peacemaker (June 2014) newsletter of Dispute Resolution Section of NC Bar


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Upcoming Trainings

Conflict Resolution for Educators

This training is designed to aid teachers, group leaders and anyone who works with youth in managing conflict within their groups.  Through interactive exercises, discussion and materials, the participants will leave the group with a better more »

Meeting Facilitation Skills--full

One-day meeting facilitation skills workshop in Carrboro on Thursday, August 7, 2014 from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm.  The cost will be $190. People active in all kinds of organizations need to know how to conduct and participate in more »

Mediation Lite

We may find ourselves an unwilling observer to conflict in action—whether as a manager of arguing employees, as a fellow neighbor to others in a dispute, or as a parent of fighting children.  In this one-day workshop we will introduce more »

Communication and Conflict Resolution

Participants will explore the nature of conflict in various settings and recognize the value of good communication skills in applying different approaches to conflict. When: Friday, September 19th, 2014 9:00am-4:00pm. Where: OWASA more »

Here's what people are saying about the Dispute Settlement Center

"I can't thank you guys enough. You were terrific, during a really hard time. Thank you."

"The openness and friendliness of all at the Center made this a valuable experience."