Community Conflict Resolution Services of Halton – $2,000 (Seed Grant)
Community Mediator Training Program
Free community mediation services for people experiencing conflict in community. Services are accessed by seniors living in low income housing, newcomers, youth and families, neighbours, boards, and small businesses in times of conflict and disagreements. With this grant this organization will offer a 30 hour course at a subsidized rate, as well as offer two subsidies for people experiencing low income. Course topics include: conflict analysis, communication skills, neutrality, culture and identity, power and privilege, problem solving, etc. From year two onwards, it will be offered at an increased rate that matches the marketplace and community mediation counterparts in other communities.