Become a volunteer facilitator

Interested in becoming a volunteer facilitator?

The Community Conferencing Center offers training to individuals twice a year who wish to become part of our efforts to provide Community Conferencing in underserved communities.

This includes: 16 hour Facilitator Training Workshop (mandatory Facilitator Agreement) Facilitator Apprenticeship co-facilitated by Lauren Abramson, Larell Smith Bacon and Community Conferencing Center Facilitators, this highly participatory 16-hour training combines experiential and didactic learning, and emphasizes both the principles underlying the process, as well as techniques of Community Conferencing facilitation.

Upcoming Facilitator Training Workshops: February 14&15, 2018 – Register Now! Training Fee is $350 per person. Limited scholarships are available. 16 CEU or LCPC credits are available for additional $50. At the present time, this training is limited to individuals who are committed to providing facilitation through either the Community Conferencing Center in Baltimore City or through one of our active Statewide Network Partners in Maryland. If you are looking to develop your own community conferencing program, please send an email to prior to submitting your application.

NOTE: Space is limited. Registration requirements:1) completed form, 2) phone interview, 3) pre-payment, and 4) signed facilitator agreement form