Become a Volunteer Mediator


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Julie A. Walton
Community Mediation Coordinator

We are seeking volunteer mediators!

Group of volunteer mediatorsAre you a good listener? Can you listen to people without taking sides? Do you believe in solving problems without violence or litigation?

Volunteers are provided free training, free apprenticeship, and year round skill building opportunities. To participate in the training, you must commit to provide 60 hours of service within the year performing mediation, outreach, office work, etc. based on your interests.

AmeriCorps Service Opportunity  AmeriCorps Mediation Specialists

Members will:

  • Serve at sites that offer free mediation and conflict resolution to Maryland families and neighborhoods  
  • Strengthen partnerships between service sites and social service agencies
  • Generate and manage community mediation referrals
  • Coordinate all aspects of mediation case management in Prisoner Re-entry, Police Community Relations, and K-12 Education
  • Mediate cases

Please go to Once your online application is complete, apply to “2017-2018 Community Mediation Corps” and email your site preference is La Plata, Md and focus area preferences to

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For more information on how to become a volunteer, please contact:

Julie A. Walton

Community Mediation Coordinator