FDR professionals across Ontario are encouraged to organize public and professional events during FDRweek. FDRIO members who wish to organize an event and have it promoted should contact our FDRweek co-chairs, Marie Nickel (email@example.com ) or Tina Riley (firstname.lastname@example.org). For general information about how to organize an FDRweek event please contact us at email@example.com.
“Mobile” Family Law Information Centre
- November 18th, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
- November 19th, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
- November 20th, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
- November 21st, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
- November 22nd, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
- Meet an Information & Referral Coordinator who can share free public resources for families
- Meet a family mediator working in the courts who provides free mediation
- Learn about subsidized family mediation
- Pick up lots of brochures and information about separation and divorce!
FDR Process and Services for Separating Families
A FREE event for the Public on FDR processes and other services available to separating families.
Date: November 20th, 2019 (Time TBC)
Venue: Ralph Thornton Community Centre
Address: 765 Queen Street East, Toronto M4M 1H3
Stay tuned Mediation Trainers, there is a special trainers’ program being planned
Date: November 21st, 2019
Join us for 25 hours of supervised experience for those seeking their 100 hours towards the FDRP Mediation Certification. First come first served, registration opens soon!
Date: November 19, 20 and 22, 2019
Venue: Law Society of Ontario
Address: 130 Queen Street East, Toronto
Cost: $450 plus HST
(a) Registrants must have completed ALL required courses for the FDRP Med by the first day of the workshop, including having passed any such graded courses. No exceptions will be made.
(b) Registrants must have at least 7 hours observing mediation conducted by an accredited/certified mediator, including two complete intake meetings and a mediation. This can be obtained during the first day of the Practicum (November 19) or independently.
The first day November 19 is a full day demonstration that provides 7 observation hours.
Days two and three (November 20 and 22) are full day simulated mediations, supervised and coached by experienced family mediators, that will qualify towards registrants’ 100 required hours of supervised experience, and, if the students meet the FDRIO supervision criteria, 1 or 2 mediated ‘cases’.