We are a non-profit mediation center focused on promoting and bringing about the peaceful settlement of disputes and preventing the escalation of conflict. We work with individuals, groups and institutions and offer youth programs and regular training sessions in our community.

Upcoming Events

  • Restorative Justice in Orange County – a virtual presentation for the public: Tuesday, April 16, 2024 – 6:30 pm.

What is restorative justice? How is it being used in local courts? And how can you help build a more restorative community? Join us to learn more about this transformational way to address harm.

Co-hosted by DSC, Orange County Justice United, and Hillsborough United Methodist Church


  • Communication and Conflict Resolutionled by Will Dudenhausen: Thursday, May 2, 2024 – 9:30 am to 4:30 pm 

At the OWASA Community Room in Carrboro


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We offer mediation, facilitation and conflict resolution services.


“The openness and friendliness of all the Center made this a valuable experience.”

“I can’t thank you guys enough. You were terrific, during a really hard time. Thank you.”

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