Registered charity number 1061569
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Portsmouth Mediation Service

Restorative justice and mediation services

ASSESSMENT

Our assessment service, operated in partnership with Portsmouth City Council Housing Department since 2001, explores opportunities to resolve disagreements.

MEDIATION

Our trained mediators are able to quickly build a rapport with the individuals and parties concerned, encouraging them to talk about their concerns and engage in restorative dialogue.

RESTORATIVE PRACTICE

We are driven by a desire to apply restorative solutions to avoid conflict and build long lasting relationships for the future.

Our vision for a Restorative Portsmouth

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Latest News

Generation 5 to Sort it Out

Portsmouth Mediation Service has over the past few years worked with the Student Union Advice Centre within the University of Portsmouth to establish the Student Conflict Resolution Service called Sort[…]

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Reporting Hate Crime to PMS

National Hate Crime Awareness Week begins today the 10th October and Portsmouth Mediation Service (PMS) is taking the opportunity to promote it is a Third Party Reporting Centre (TPRC) which[…]

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SRP Helping to Build a Restorative NHS

Portsmouth  & Southampton Mediation Services have joined together to form the Solent Restorative Partnership (SRP) and have today had a great visit to the Learning Disability Forensic Service, Ashford Ward[…]

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A restorative approach that seeks the peace and prosperity of Portsmouth

We strongly believe that your quality of life, at home and in your community, should not be compromised by dispute or conflict. Our team of highly trained and skilled mediators are here to help you find peace.

NEIGHBOURHOODS

We are here to help if you’re experiencing difficulties with your neighbours and will work with you to restore hamony in a positive, empowering and enduring way.

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COMMUNITY POLICE

We support our community police teams by inviting them to refer neighbourhood disputes to our professional and impartial conflict resolution service.

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SCHOOLS

We promote a culture of tolerance and respect by training primary and secondary school children how to use dialogue to respond to disagreement.

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UNIVERSITIES & COLLEGES

The University of Portsmouth is a key partner and many law students volunteer with PMS.  We also work with the Student Union Advice Centre and Student Housing to provide services to students.

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LOCAL BUSINESSES

Disputes in the workplace can cause misery and drain momentum and profitability. Our workplace mediation service offers a constructive approach focused on the wellbeing of the business and its staff.

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FAITH GROUPS

We have hosted conferences to help strengthen and equip the faith communities in Portsmouth through restorative pathways and practice.  We offer training in how to apply restorative approaches to address potential tensions.

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