Neighborhood Dispute Settlement (NDS) remains grateful for the close working relationship that it has with many of the area’s Magisterial District Courts.
By referring parties in conflict to NDS for mediation a Magisterial District Justice empower residents to take responsibility for their own actions and to resolve their
Although a referral to NDS from a Magisterial District Justice comes late in the conflict cycle, it is still an excellent opportunity to intervene in such a way as to keep the conflict from escalating further. Moreover, the mediation processes refocuses participants to help them avoid the need for a “win/lose” outcome that is often desired in the litigation processes. A referral to NDS not only empowers individuals to resolve their own disputes but also has the potential to restore broken communication lines.
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Uniform Police Referral Form:
Uniform Magisterial District Justice Referral Letter:
Uniform Magisterial District Justice Referral Form: