Links & Resources
For Mediation Participants
- 11th Circuit Court Alger
- 25th Circuit Court Marquette
- Friend of the Court Handbook
- Legal Services of Northern Michigan
http://www.lsnm.org/Legal Service of Northern Michigan (LSNM) is a non-profit organization which provides legal assistance in civil matters (non-criminal) to eligible low income persons. LSNM does not charge for its service. However, clients may be required to pay court costs if the Court does not grant a waiver of those costs. Applicants must meet LSNM’s income and asset guidelines. Only persons who meet the income and asset guidelines can be considered for services.
- Marquette County Friend of the Court Suggested Readings
- Marquette County Probate Court
- Marquette General Health System Parent Center
http://ww4.mgh.org/wcc/SitePages/Home.aspxThe Women’s & Children’s Center at Marquette General Health System offers many opportunities for parents to find help with this hard and important task called “PARENTING”.
- Michigan Child Support Guidelines
- Michigan Legal Help
- Michigan Parenting Time Guidelines
http://courts.mi.gov/administration/scao/resources/documents/publications/manuals/focb/pt_gdlns.pdfParenting time is the time that a child spends with his or her parent. A child needs both parents’ affection and support. When the parents do not live together, separate parenting time lets each parent continue to develop a strong relationship with the child.
- Michigan Special Education Mediation Program
- Tenants & Landlords Guide
- Association for Conflict Resolution
http://www.acrnet.org/The Association for Conflict Resolution is a professional organization dedicated to enhancing the practice and public understanding of conflict resolution.
- Mediate.com- The World’s Dispute Resolution channel
http://www.mediate.comWith over 5,000 articles and videos, and over 4 million annual visitor sessions, Mediate.com is the world’s leading mediation web site. Mediate.com serves as a bridge between professionals offering mediation services and people considering mediation services.
- Mediation training and consultation institute
http://learn2mediate.comOn-site, online and on DVD; Zena Zumeta and the Mediation Training and Consultation Institute offer a range of mediation training opportunities to suit your needs.
- Standards of Conduct for Mediators
- State Bar of Michigan- Alternative Dispute Resolution
http://www.michbar.org/sections/homeThe Alternative Dispute Resolution Section provides members of the State Bar of Michigan and the general public with creative leadership in the dispute resolution field.
- State Court Administrative Office-Office of Dispute Resolution
http://courts.mi.gov/administration/scao/officesprograms/odr/pages/community-dispute-resolution-program.aspxThe Office of Dispute Resolution (ODR) coordinates alternative dispute resolution services of the State Court Administrative Office.
- Child Protection Mediation Video
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