Become an Advoz Volunteer
Advoz’s success turning conflict into conversation depends on the unique talents, experience and time investments of people like you.
Our mediators and facilitators are highly trained volunteers, and we welcome your interest, skills and experience, both personal and professional, contributing to Advoz’s work by:
- Mediating family, neighbor, business and other disputes,
- Facilitating restorative dialogue with young people who’ve caused harm and those who’ve been harmed,
- Organizing Advoz community outreach, events and trainings,
- Helping to coordinate requests for service.
Steps to Become an Advoz Trained Facilitator
Once you go through our Advoz training, you can apply to become a facilitator. Here are the steps to becoming a facilitator below:
Practice as Observer / Co-mediator
Facilitate 1-2 a Month and complete 10 Hours of Continuing Learning Each Year
Lead Co-mediation with Newer Mediator and Provide Feedback
Apply to Facilitate
Want to help Advoz expand mediation and restorative practices in our communities but not mediate?
You can make a difference in Lancaster County and beyond.
By training with Advoz, volunteering your skills, becoming a facilitator or interning, you are building peace and justice for yourself and the communities around us.