Registered charity number 1061569

Portsmouth Mediation Service

Seeking the Peace & Prosperity of a Restorative Portsmouth

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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Unsung Heroes Honoured to Help

Charities such as our own depend so much on the goodwill of our volunteers and friends who donate their precious time and skills and help enable PMS to punch well[…]

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Portsmouth Youth Trip to The Hotwalls & Camber Dock

A huge vision is always initially birthed in little steps and so the restorative journey of small beginnings continued around the Camber Dock yesterday as some of our inner city[…]

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PMS Supporting Portsmouth Family Hubs

Portsmouth Mediation Service is pleased to be able to support our local Family Hubs. In Portsmouth, there are five family hubs in Buckland, Milton, Northern Parade, Somerstown and Paulsgrove. Each[…]

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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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