Resolving conflicts in your community

Mediation is a flexible and effective way of finding solutions to all sorts of conflicts and disagreements. Unlike many other ways of dealing with conflict mediation is quick, private, often free, and helps find solutions everyone can live with.

SCDC has previously worked with the Scottish Community Mediation Centre on training around managing conflicts in communities.

This training is no longer offered, but you can find out more on the SCMC website.


What’s been happening with participation requests?

What’s been happening with participation requests?

Participation requests are a way for community groups to start a dialogue with public bodies about improving how services are designed and delivered. A new article by the Local Government Information Unit (LGIU) summaries where they have been made, which groups have made them and what they led to.

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