June 28: Family Mediation in the Context of Violence

June 16, 2017

The Northwestern Ontario Women's Centre would like to invite you to an upcoming community information session:

Family Mediation in the Context of Violence: What women should know before agreeing to mediation

Know your rights. Know your options

  • What is family mediation? What different types of mediation are available?
  • Who are mediators? How are they regulated?
  • What family law issues can mediation be used to resolve?
  • How do mediators screen for power imbalances?
  • Why is mediation not appropriate where there is history of control &/or abuse?
  • What are your rights throughout the process should you choose to proceed with mediation?
  • Are the outcomes legally binding?

Presented by: Donna Strickland, Accredited Family Mediator

This Community Information session is FREE & open to ALL – reservations required.

TO RESERVE A SEAT or for more information: (807) 345-7802 or goodfoodbox@tbaytel.net

Child care vouchers and bus tickets can be requested upon registration

Poster attached. Please feel free to post, forward circulate – Thank you

Event Information:

When: Wednesday, June 28, 2017, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Where: Waverly Library Auditorium, 285 Red River Rd., Thunder Bay

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