Mountain Mediation Services
|Contact:||Lorraine Johnson, Executive Director
|Mailing Address:||P O Box 1627
12 Everett St.
Bryson City, NC 28713
|Fax Number:||828-361-5252 (please call before faxing)
firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
|Office Hours:||8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., M-Th
|Location:||Bryson City - 12 Everett St., Corner of Main St., Upstairs - over Chamber of Commerce;
Franklin - Macon County Courthouse, 1st Floor (Basement); Sylva - Office Room 254,
Jackson County Justice Center; Waynesville - Office, Suite 1100, Haywood County Courthouse
and Justice Center; Cherokee.
|Agency Description:||The Community Mediation Center is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Provides community
mediation, conflict resolution and mediation training, and group facilitation services
to Haywood, Jackson, Swain, Macon, Clay, Cherokee, and Graham Counties and also to
the Qualla Boundary.
|Training:||Orientation and training offered to all volunteers.
|Skills, Experience, and Special Requirements:||
Volunteer Mediators: Must complete 21-hour training and mentoring program in order to mediate. Office Volunteers: Individuals can help with projects in various offices and preparations for trainings.
School Trainings: Volunteers are asked to come to a training orientation meeting and then work with
experienced trainers to assist with trainings in Peer Mediation, Conflict Resolution
Skills, and Anti-Bullying Behavior for Schools.
|Volunteer Involvement:||Assist with office duties, marketing, fundraising, court intake, and mediation. Also
assist in training and in group facilitation work.