News and Announcements

CFNOVA Supports Outreach Efforts to Expand Restorative Justice for Juveniles in the Route 1 Corridor

Fairfax, VA (April 28, 2021) — NVMS Conflict Resolution Center (NVMS CRC) is pleased to announce a $20,000 grant from the Community Foundation of Northern Virginia to promote and advance restorative justice to assist juveniles of diverse backgrounds and who are members of low-income families in the Route 1 Corridor of southeastern Fairfax County.  Restorative justice is a safe and respectful process that holds people accountable for their choices and behaviors,Continue Reading

Celebrating AAPIA Month is personal

May is the Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month. As a Filipino American, I couldn’t be more proud to lead and serve NVMS Conflict Resolution Center, bringing with me all the strength, sense of responsibility, pursuit of excellence, humility, and sense of family that my 96-year old Dad, father of 12, grandfather of 28, great grandfather of 17,Continue Reading

New Court & Community Programs Coordinator

Starts April 19, 2021 Fairfax, VA (April 13, 2021) — NVMS Conflict Resolution Center is pleased to introduce Abigail Blatt as its new Court and Community Programs Coordinator. She starts on Monday, April 19, 2021.  Blatt comes to NVMS CRC with a rich experience and training in ADR. As an intern with Resolution Systems InstituteContinue Reading

Alternative Dispute Resolution Month

March is the Alternative Dispute Resolution Month in Fairfax County. It celebrates breaking through barriers toward cooperation, unity, and thriving communities for all. Here is a video-taped remark from Fairfax County Board of Supervisors Chair Jeff McKay to celebrate this commemoration.

Panel Discussion on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Community Mediation

Please join us! The impact of diversity, equity and inclusion is paradoxical. While they offer myriad benefits to our society, a community of many backgrounds also presents challenges. Lack of knowledge and sensitivity, awareness of and experience with different values, attitudes, beliefs and traditions can lead to misunderstanding and tension among various groups, thus leading to conflicts among neighbors, individuals, co-workers, family members,Continue Reading

Walter Tejada, Former Chair of Arlington County Board, Elected to Serve on NVMS Conflict Resolution Center’s Board of Directors

Fairfax, VA (February 24, 2021) — The Board of Directors of NVMS Conflict Resolution Center unanimously accepted the nomination of J. Walter Tejada, former chair and vice chair of the Arlington County Board of Supervisors, to serve on its Board on February 18, 2021. “NVMS Conflict Resolution Center is focusing on developing partnerships and expandingContinue Reading

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