Because of the interest in the training workshop series: Introduction to Victim-Offender Mediation & Restorative Justice, this program will be again be offered by Restore on a quarterly basis to individuals, groups, organizations as well as to the public. No prior mediation experience is required. If your organization or workplace wishes to discuss the possibility of specialized or customized training, please contact John Gehm, at Restore.
Designed in two parts, training takes place on Fridays from 6-10 p.m. and concludes on Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Training will normally be held at East Side Lutheran Church, 1300 E. 10th Street in Sioux Falls. The cost is $50 which covers all course materials, supplies, and a light lunch on Saturday. Training scholarships are available. For those who are interested in becoming mediators for the program, an advanced mediation training seminar is required, at no additional cost.
Pre-registration is required. Visit the website for registration forms and further details and to be placed on the mailing list for additional information. Or call the Restore offices at 605-338-6020. E-mail at Restore-SD@sio.midco.net.