Barnstable County

Barnstable County Bar Association
Contact:  Madeline Delorey
3180 Main St
P.O. Box 718
Barnstable, MA  02630
Telephone:  (508) 362-2121
Fax:  (508) 362-7604
Roster:  54/54
Fees:  None.  Services are provided on a pro bono basis.
Language:  English
ADR Process: Conciliation

Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation
Contact:  Fran L. Whyman
220 North Main St.; Suite 301
Natick, MA 01760
Telephone:  (508) 655-0700
Fax:  (508) 653-0119
Roster:   32/32
Fees:  No fee for on-site mediation services provided at the courthouse.  Fees for off-site mediation services varies, ranging from $190/ to $450/per hour, according to the hourly fee of the mediator taking the case.  Reduced fee or fee waiver may be available.
Language:  English
ADR Process:  Mediation          

SEMA (South Eastern Mediation & Arbitration)
Contact:   Russell N. Wilkins
258 Winter Street
Hyannis, MA  02601
Telephone:  (508) 778-9559
Fax:  (508) 771-0135
Roster:   5/9 (mediators),   9/9 (conciliators)
Fees:  $300.00 to $400.00 per hour for Family Law Mediation, Conciliation  and Arbitration  Legal assistant’s time will be billed at $125.00 per hour.  Prepayment required before first session.  The fee shall be apportioned between the parties as the parties agree. A waiver of the prepayment and reduced fees may be available.
Language:  English
ADR Process:   Mediation, Conciliation & Arbitration
 

Local Dispute Resolution Coordinator:    Michael Stevens (508) 362-3662

Berkshire County

Berkshire County Bar Association
Contact:  Leslie Curley, Esq.
44 Bank Row
Pittsfield, MA  01201
Telephone:  (413) 464-8377
Fax:  (413) 443-3430
Roster:  13/13
Fees: None. Services are provided on a pro bono basis. A fee for administrative costs may be charged. Waiver or reduced fee may be available to indigent litigants.
Language:  English
ADR Process:  Conciliation

Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation
Contact:  Fran L. Whyman
220 North Main St.; Suite 301
Natick, MA 01760
Telephone:  (508) 655-0700
Fax:  (508) 653-0119
Roster: 32/32
Fees:  No fee for on-site mediation services provided at the courthouse. Fees for off-site mediation services varies, ranging from $190/ to $450/per hour, according to the hourly fee of the mediator taking the case. Reduced fee or fee waiver may be available.
Language: English
ADR Process: Mediation          

Local Dispute Resolution Coordinator:    Clement Ferris (413) 442-6941 Ext. 7209

Bristol County

Agreement Resources, LLC
Contact: Crystal Thorpe
30 Walpole Street
Norwood, MA 02062
Telephone: (617) 621-7009
Fax: (617) 419-1180
Roster 4/4
Fees: Free initial consultation and screening services are provided. Medication fees are $300.00 per hour ($150.00 per party per hour) for divorce and parenting medication, and $250.00 to $350.00 per hour for multi-party adult family mediation. Sliding scale ad pro bono service may be available, based on income with consideration given to assets, liabilities, and number of dependents. 
Language: English
ADR Process: Mediation

Bristol County Bar Association
Contact: Gerlinda B. Lowe
448 County Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
Telephone:  (508) 990-1303
Fax:  (508) 999-0477
Roster:  28/90
Fees:  None.  Services are provided on a pro bono basis.
Language:  English
ADR Process: Conciliation

Elder Decisions
Contact: Arline Kardasis
30 Walpole Street
Norwood, MA 02062
Telephone: (617) 621-7009
Fax: (617) 419-1180
Roster: 4/4
Fees: Medication services are provided at a rate of up to $135.00 per party, per hour not to exceed $250.00 to $350.00 per hour for multi-party mediation. A sliding scale and pro bono services may be available, based on income with additional consideration given to assets, liabilities and number of dependents.
Language: English
ADR Process: Mediation

Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation
Contact:  Fran L. Whyman
220 North Main St.; Suite 301
Natick, MA 01760
Telephone:  (508) 655-0700
Fax:  (508) 653-0119
Roster:   32/32
Fees:  No fee for on-site mediation services provided at the courthouse.  Fees for off-site mediation services varies, ranging from $190/ to $450/per hour, according to the hourly fee of the mediator taking the case.  Reduced fee or fee waiver may be available.
Language:  English
ADR Process:  Mediation          

The Mediation Group, Inc.
Contact:  Amy Gordon
235 Cypress Street
Brookline, MA  02445
Telephone:  (617) 277-9232
Fax:  (617) 227-1699
Roster:  10/21
Fees:  For Divorce Mediation, fees are: for co-mediation services are $450 per hour for a team of two mediators: one lawyer/ mediator and one therapist/ mediator. The fees for solo-mediation services are $350 per hour. Fee reduction or waiver may be available. 
Language: English and Spanish
ADR Process: Mediation and Arbitration
 

Local Dispute Resolution Coordinator:    Christopher Carey (508) 672-1751 (ext. 209) (Fall River)

Dukes County

Martha's Vineyard Center for Dispute Resolution
Contact: Richard Barbieri
15 Merchants Way #5
P.O. Box 761
Vineyeard Haven, MA  02568
Telephone:  (508) 693-2999
Fax: (508) 693-2111
Roster:  4/4
Fees: Fees are per session, per party. Sliding scale fees range from $5.00 to $100.00, depending on annual household income and number of dependents. Fee waiver may be available. 
Languages:  English and Portuguese
ADR Process: Mediation

Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation
Contact:  Fran L. Whyman
220 North Main St.; Suite 301
Natick, MA 01760
Telephone:  (508) 655-0700
Fax:  (508) 653-0119
Roster:   32/32
Fees:  No fee for on-site mediation services provided at the courthouse.  Fees for off-site mediation services varies, ranging from $190/ to $450/per hour, according to the hourly fee of the mediator taking the case.  Reduced fee or fee waiver may be available.
Language:  English
ADR Process:  Mediation          

SEMA (South Eastern Mediation & Arbitration)
Contact:   Russell N. Wilkins
258 Winter Street
Hyannis, MA  02601
Telephone:  (508) 778-9559
Fax:  (508) 771-0135
Roster:   5/9 (mediators),   9/9 (conciliators)
Fees:  $300.00 to $400.00 per hour for Family Law Mediation, Conciliation  and Arbitration  Legal assistant’s time will be billed at $125.00 per hour.  Prepayment required before first session.  The fee shall be apportioned between the parties as the parties agree. A waiver of the prepayment and reduced fees may be available.
Language:  English
ADR Process:   Mediation, Conciliation & Arbitration
 

Essex County

Essex County Bar Association
Contact:  Pamela Surette
45 Congress Street
Salem, MA 01970
Telephone:  (978) 741-7888
Fax: (978) 741-1348
Roster:  82/82
Fees:  No fees for District or Superior Court programs, $50.00 per party fee. Fees are waived for low-income parties to a case based on 200% of the Federal Pverty Guidelines. The coordinator or executive director follow up on pro se clients to ensure the fee is not a hardship. 
Language:  English
ADR Process: Conciliation

Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation
Contact:  Fran L. Whyman
220 North Main St.; Suite 301
Natick, MA 01760
Telephone:  (508) 655-0700
Fax:  (508) 653-0119
Roster:   32/32
Fees:  No fee for on-site mediation services provided at the courthouse.  Fees for off-site mediation services varies, ranging from $190/ to $450/per hour, according to the hourly fee of the mediator taking the case.  Reduced fee or fee waiver may be available.
Language:  English
ADR Process:  Mediation          

The Mediation Group, Inc.
Contact: Amy Gordon
235 Cypress Street
Brookline, MA 02445
Telephone: (617) 277-9232
Fax: (617) 277-1699
Roster: 10/21
Fees: For Divorce Mediation, fees are: for co-mediation services fees are $450 per hour for a team of two mediators: one lawyer/mediator and one therapist/mediator. The fees for solo-mediation services are $350 per hour. Fee reduction or waiver may be available.  
Language: English and Spanish
ADR Process: Mediation and Arbitration

North Shore Community Mediation Center
Contact: Cynthia McClorey
100 Cummings Center; Suite 307-J
Beverly, MA 01915
Telephone: (978) 232-0060
Fax: (978) 232-0060
Roster: 59/59
Fees: No fees are charged for cases referred by the Court.
Languages: English and Spanish
ADR Process: Medication

Local Dispute Resolution Coordinator:    Jeanne Condurelli: (978) 740-6054 (Salem), (978) 686-9692 (ext. 2201) (Lawrence)

Franklin County

Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation
Contact:  Fran L. Whyman
220 North Main St.; Suite 301
Natick, MA 01760
Telephone:  (508) 655-0700
Fax:  (508) 653-0119
Roster:   32/32
Fees:  No fee for on-site mediation services provided at the courthouse.  Fees for off-site mediation services varies, ranging from $190/ to $450/per hour, according to the hourly fee of the mediator taking the case.  Reduced fee or fee waiver may be available.
Language:  English
ADR Process:  Mediation          

Mediation and Training Collaborative
Contact: Betsy Bryant Williams
277 Main Street; Suite 401
Greenfield, MA 01301-3267
Telephone: (413) 774-7469
Fax: (413) 774-7460
Web: www.mediationandtraining.org 
Email: mediation@communityaction.is
Roster: 18/35 
Fees: Divorce, separation, post-divorce and custody mediation services are provided on a free or sliding scale fee based on annual income and number of dependents ranging from $0 to $175.00 per hour. 
Language:  English (Some limited Spanish and French availability) 
ADR Process:   Mediation

Quabbin Mediation, Inc.
Contact: Jesse Burch
13 South Main Street
Orange, MA 01364
Telephone: (978) 544-6142
Fax: (978) 544-2165
Roster: 13/56
Fees: No fee for on-site mediation services provided at the courthouse. Off-site it varies on a sliding scalle fee based on individual or household gross income ranging from $5 to $330 per person, per session is available. Reduced fee or fee waiver may be available.
Languages: English and Spanish.
ADR Process: Mediation

SERV (Settlement and Early Resolution Volunteers Project)
Contact: Victoria Rothbaum
99 Chauncy Street; #400
Boston, MA 02111
Telephone: (781) 820-0082
Fax: (617) 423-0051
Roster: 67/67
Fees: No fees; services are provided pro bono
Language: English
ADR Process: Conciliation

Local Dispute Resolution Coordinator: Deborah Luippold  Telephone (413) 775-7459
 

Hampden County

Hampden County Bar Conciliation Program
Contact: Jennifer A. Thorn, Esq.
Law Offices of Jennifer A. Thorn, P.C.
1391 Main Street; Suite 600
Springfield, MA 01103
Telephone: (413) 739-1257
Fax: (413) 739-0341
Roster: 36/36
Fees: None. Service are provided on a pro bono basis.
Language: English
ADR Process: Conciliation

Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation
Contact:  Fran L. Whyman
220 North Main St.; Suite 301
Natick, MA 01760
Telephone:  (508) 655-0700
Fax:  (508) 653-0119
Roster:   32/32
Fees:  No fee for on-site mediation services provided at the courthouse.  Fees for off-site mediation services varies, ranging from $190/ to $450/per hour, according to the hourly fee of the mediator taking the case.  Reduced fee or fee waiver may be available.
Language:  English
ADR Process:  Mediation          

Mediation and Training Collaborative
Contact: Betsy Bryant Williams
277 Main Street; Suite 401
Greenfield, MA 01301-3267
Telephone: (413) 774-7469
Fax: (413) 774-7460
Web: www.mediationandtraining.org 
Email: mediation@communityaction.is
Roster: 18/35 
Fees: Divorce, separation, post-divorce and custody mediation services are provided on a free or sliding scale fee based on annual income and number of dependents ranging from $0 to $175.00 per hour. 
Language:  English (Some limited Spanish and French availability) 
ADR Process:   Mediation

Quabbin Mediation, Inc.
Contact: Jesse Burch
13 South Main Street
Orange, MA 01364
Telephone: (978) 544-6142
Fax: (978) 544-2165
Roster: 13/56
Fees: Sliding scale based on joint annual income levels and considering number in family, ranging $0 to $145.00 per hour per person ( maximum when annual income is over $90,000) Hourly fee includes mediation and agreement writing. 
Languages: English and Spanish.
ADR Process: Mediation

Local Dispute Resolution Coordinator: Jocelyn Axelson (413) 748-7749
 

Hampshire County

Hampshire County Bar Conciliation Program
Contact: Rebecca Ryan
15 gothic Street; Suite 10
Northampton, MA 01060-3084
Telephone: (413) 586-8729
Fax: (413) 586-7388
Roster: 15/15
Fees: None. Service are provided on a pro bono basis.
Language: English
ADR Process: Conciliation

Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation
Contact:  Fran L. Whyman
220 North Main St.; Suite 301
Natick, MA 01760
Telephone:  (508) 655-0700
Fax:  (508) 653-0119
Roster:   32/32
Fees:  No fee for on-site mediation services provided at the courthouse.  Fees for off-site mediation services varies, ranging from $190/ to $450/per hour, according to the hourly fee of the mediator taking the case.  Reduced fee or fee waiver may be available.
Language:  English
ADR Process:  Mediation          

Mediation and Training Collaborative
Contact: Betsy Bryant Williams
277 Main Street; Suite 401
Greenfield, MA 01301-3267
Telephone: (413) 774-7469
Fax: (413) 774-7460
Web: www.mediationandtraining.org 
Email: mediation@communityaction.is
Roster: 18/35 
Fees: Divorce, separation, post-divorce and custody mediation services are provided on a free or sliding scale fee based on annual income and number of dependents ranging from $0 to $175.00 per hour. 
Language:  English (Some limited Spanish and French availability) 
ADR Process:   Mediation

Office of the Commission of Probation 
Contact: Richard E. O'Neil
One Ashburton Place; Room 405
Boston< MA 02108
Telephone: (617) 727-2199
Fax: (617) 727-2199
Roster: 102/104
Fees: There are no fees charged for Dispute Intervention services conducted by Probate Probation Officers.
Language: English
ADR Process: Dispute Intervention

Quabbin Mediation, Inc.
Contact: Jesse Burch
13 South Main Street
Orange, MA 01364
Telephone: (978) 544-6142
Fax: (978) 544-2165
Roster: 13/56
Fees: Sliding scale based on joint annual income levels and considering number in family, ranging $0 to $145.00 per hour per person ( maximum when annual income is over $90,000) Hourly fee includes mediation and agreement writing. 
Languages: English and Spanish.
ADR Process: Mediation

Local Dispute Resolution Coordinator: Mark Ames (413) 586-8500 (ext. 129)
 

Middlesex County

Agreement Resources, LLC
Contact: Crystal Thorpe
30 Walpole Street
Norwood, MA 02062
Telephone: (617) 621-7009
Fax: (617) 419-1180
Roster: 4/4
Fees: Free initial consultation and screening service are provided. Mediation fees are $300.00 per hour ($150.00 per party hour) for divorce and parenting mediation, and $250.00 to $350.00 per hour for multi-party adult family mediation. Sliding scale and pro bono services may be available, based on income with consideration given to assets, liabilities, and number of dependents.
Language: English
ADR Process: Mediation

Community Dispute Settlement Center
Contact: Gail Packer
60 Gore Street
Cambridge, MA 02141
Telephone: (617) 876-5376
Fax: (617) 876-6663
Web: www.communitydispute.org 
Email: cdscinfo@communitydispute.org
Roster: 48/48
Fees: Sliding scale fees are per person, per session (not per hour), based on individual (or household) gross income, ranging $40.00 to $330.00. Fee waiver may be available. 
Language: English and Spanish
ADR Process:  Mediation          

Elder Decisions
Contact: Arline Kardasis
30 Walpole Street 
Norwood, MA 02062
Telephone: (617) 621-7009
Fax: (617) 419-1180
Roster: 4/4
Fees: Mediation services are provided at a rate of up to $135.00 per party, per hour not to exceed $250.00 to $350.00 per hour for multi-party mediation. A sliding scale and pro bono services may be available, based on income with additional consideration given to assets, liabilities and number of dependents. 
Language: English
ADR Process:  Mediation

Metropolitan Mediation Services
Contact: Joshua Jacks
40 Webster Place
Brookline, MA 02445
Telephone: (617) 241-0300
Fax: (800) 886-0620
Roster: 6/64
Fees: No fees are charged in cases referred from the Court.
Languages: English 
ADR Process: Mediation

Metrowest Mediation 
Contact: Tal Lieber
600 Concord Street
Framingham, MA 01702
Telephone: (508) 872-9495
Fax: (508) 872-9764
Roster: 16/36
Fees: For Divorce and Post-Divorce mediation, there is a sliding fee scale according to parties incomes, ranging from no fee for those with incomes less than $22,050.00 to $150.00 per person per hour for incomes over $150,001.00. Fee waiver may be available if requested. 
Languages: American Sign, Spanish, English Hebrew and Hindi
ADR Process: Mediation

Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation
Contact: Fran L. Whyman
220 North Main Street; Suite 301
Natick, MA 01760
Telephone: (508) 655-0700
Fax: (508) 653-0119
Roster: 32/32
Fees: No fee for on-site mediation services provided at the courthouse. Fees for off-site mediation services varies, ranging from $190/to $450/per hour, according to the hourly fee of the mediator taking the case. Reduced fee or fee waiver may be available.
Language: English 
ADR Process: Mediation

The Mediation Group
Contact: Amy Gordon
235 Cypress Street
Brookline, MA 02445
Telephone: (617) 277-9232
Fax: (617) 277-1699
Roster: 10/21
Fees: For Divorce Mediation, fees are: for co-mediation services the are $450 per hour for a team of two mediator: one lawyer/mediator and one therapist/mediator. The fees for solo-mediation services are $350 per hour. Fee reduction or waiver may be available.
Languages: English and Spanish
ADR Process: Mediation and Arbitration

MWI
Contact: Josh Hoch
10 Liberty Square; 4th Floor
Boston, MA 02109
Telephone: (617) 895-4028
Fax: (617) 973-9532
Roster: 101/101
Fees: Divorce mediation is $175 per hour, per party. Reduced rates are available for families with a combined annual salary of $90,000 or less. Services may be available regardless of a party's ability to pay.
Languages: English, Spanish and Hebrew 
ADR Process: Mediation

Middlesex County Bar Conciliation Program
Contact: Diane Verner
200 Trade Center; 3rd Floor Room 329
Woburn, MA 01801
Telephone: (781) 939-2797
Fax: (781) 933-1291
Roster: 95/95
Fees: The MCBA is now charging an Administration Fee of $50.00 per side. The fee can be waived by the judge.
Language: English 
ADR Process: Conciliation

SERV (Settlement and Early Resolution Volunteers Project)
Contact: Victoria Rothbaum
99 Chauncy Street; Suite 400
Boston, MA 02111
Telephone: (781) 820-0082
Fax: (617) 423-0061
Roster: 67/67
Fees: No fees services are provided pro bono
Languages: English 
ADR Process: Conciliation

Local Dispute Resolution Coordinator: Alison McCrone (617) 768-5843, Krishna Butaney (617) 768-5853
 

Nantucket County

Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation
Contact: Fran L. Whyman
220 North Main Street; Suite 301
Natick, MA 01760
Telephone: (508) 655-0700
Fax: (508) 653-0119
Roster: 32/32
Fees: No fee for on-site mediation services provided at the courthouse. Fees for off-site mediation services varies, ranging from $190/to $450/per hour, according to the hourly fee of the mediator taking the case. Reduced fee or fee waiver may be available.
Language: English 
ADR Process: Mediation

SEMA (South Eastern Mediation and Arbitration)
Contact: Russell N. Wilkins
258 Winter Street
Hyannis, MA 02601
Telephone: (508) 778-9559
Fax: (508) 771-0135
Roster: 5/9 (mediators, 9/9 (conciliators)
Fees: $300.00 to $400.00 per hour for Family Law Mediation, Conciliation and Arbitration. Legal assistant's time will be billed at $125.00 per hour. Prepayment required before first session. The fee shall be apportioned between the parties as the parties agree. A waiver of the prepayment and reduced fees may be available. 
Languages: English 
ADR Process: Mediation, Conciliation and Arbitration

Norfolk County

Agreement Resources, LLC
Contact: Crystal Thorpe
30 Walpole Street
Norwood, MA 02062
Telephone: (617) 621-7009
Fax: (617) 419-1180
Roster: 4/4
Fees: Free initial consultation and screening service are provided. Mediation fees are $300.00 per hour ($150.00 per party hour) for divorce and parenting mediation, and $250.00 to $350.00 per hour for multi-party adult family mediation. Sliding scale and pro bono services may be available, based on income with consideration given to assets, liabilities, and number of dependents.
Language: English
ADR Process: Mediation

Community Dispute Settlement Center
Contact: Gail Packer
60 Gore Street
Cambridge, MA 02141
Telephone: (617) 876-5376
Fax: (617) 876-6663
Web: www.communitydispute.org 
Email: cdscinfo@communitydispute.org
Roster: 48/48
Fees: Sliding scale fees are per person, per session (not per hour), based on individual (or household) gross income, ranging $40.00 to $330.00. Fee waiver may be available. 
Language: English and Spanish
ADR Process:  Mediation          

Elder Decisions
Contact: Arline Kardasis
30 Walpole Street 
Norwood, MA 02062
Telephone: (617) 621-7009
Fax: (617) 419-1180
Roster: 4/4
Fees: Mediation services are provided at a rate of up to $135.00 per party, per hour not to exceed $250.00 to $350.00 per hour for multi-party mediation. A sliding scale and pro bono services may be available, based on income with additional consideration given to assets, liabilities and number of dependents. 
Language: English
ADR Process:  Mediation

Metropolitan Mediation Services
Contact: Joshua Jacks
40 Webster Place
Brookline, MA 02445
Telephone: (617) 241-0300
Fax: (800) 886-0620
Roster: 6/64
Fees: No fees are charged in cases referred from the Court.
Languages: English 
ADR Process: Mediation

Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation
Contact: Fran L. Whyman
220 North Main Street; Suite 301
Natick, MA 01760
Telephone: (508) 655-0700
Fax: (508) 653-0119
Roster: 32/32
Fees: No fee for on-site mediation services provided at the courthouse. Fees for off-site mediation services varies, ranging from $190/to $450/per hour, according to the hourly fee of the mediator taking the case. Reduced fee or fee waiver may be available.
Language: English 
ADR Process: Mediation

The Mediation Group
Contact: Amy Gordon
235 Cypress Street
Brookline, MA 02445
Telephone: (617) 277-9232
Fax: (617) 277-1699
Roster: 10/21
Fees: For Divorce Mediation, fees are: for co-mediation services the are $450 per hour for a team of two mediator: one lawyer/mediator and one therapist/mediator. The fees for solo-mediation services are $350 per hour. Fee reduction or waiver may be available.
Languages: English and Spanish
ADR Process: Mediation and Arbitration

MWI
Contact: Josh Hoch
10 Liberty Square; 4th Floor
Boston, MA 02109
Telephone: (617) 895-4028
Fax: (617) 973-9532
Roster: 101/101
Fees: Divorce mediation is $175 per hour, per party. Reduced rates are available for families with a combined annual salary of $90,000 or less. Services may be available regardless of a party's ability to pay.
Languages: English, Spanish and Hebrew 
ADR Process: Mediation

Norfolk County Bar Conciliation Program
Contact: Adrienne Clarke
15 Cottage Avenue; Suite 206
Quincy, MA 02169
Telephone: (617) 471-9693
Fax: (617) 770-9948
Roster: 50/50
Fees: $150.00 per party. Sliding scale fee and/or fee waiver may be available.
Language: English 
ADR Process: Conciliation

Local Dispute Resolution Coordinator: Michael Barbadoro (781) 830-1200 Ext. 21
 

Plymouth County

Agreement Resources, LLC
Contact: Crystal Thorpe
30 Walpole Street
Norwood, MA 02062
Telephone: (617) 621-7009
Fax: (617) 419-1180
Roster: 4/4
Fees: Free initial consultation and screening service are provided. Mediation fees are $300.00 per hour ($150.00 per party hour) for divorce and parenting mediation, and $250.00 to $350.00 per hour for multi-party adult family mediation. Sliding scale and pro bono services may be available, based on income with consideration given to assets, liabilities, and number of dependents.
Language: English
ADR Process: Mediation     

Elder Decisions
Contact: Arline Kardasis
30 Walpole Street 
Norwood, MA 02062
Telephone: (617) 621-7009
Fax: (617) 419-1180
Roster: 4/4
Fees: Mediation services are provided at a rate of up to $135.00 per party, per hour not to exceed $250.00 to $350.00 per hour for multi-party mediation. A sliding scale and pro bono services may be available, based on income with additional consideration given to assets, liabilities and number of dependents. 
Language: English
ADR Process:  Mediation

Greater Brockton Center
Contact: Ron Fredey
P.O. Box 842
South Eastern, MA 02375
Telephone: (508) 897-2868
Fax: None
Roster: 2/12
Fees: All services provided on site at the Brockton office will be performed at no charge. Sliding scale fee will be applied to those mediations that occur off-site. Program reserves the right to waive fees based on individual circumstances.
Languages: English 
ADR Process: Mediation Greater Brockton Center

Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation
Contact: Fran L. Whyman
220 North Main Street; Suite 301
Natick, MA 01760
Telephone: (508) 655-0700
Fax: (508) 653-0119
Roster: 32/32
Fees: No fee for on-site mediation services provided at the courthouse. Fees for off-site mediation services varies, ranging from $190/to $450/per hour, according to the hourly fee of the mediator taking the case. Reduced fee or fee waiver may be available.
Language: English 
ADR Process: Mediation

The Mediation Group
Contact: Amy Gordon
235 Cypress Street
Brookline, MA 02445
Telephone: (617) 277-9232
Fax: (617) 277-1699
Roster: 10/21
Fees: For Divorce Mediation, fees are: for co-mediation services the are $450 per hour for a team of two mediator: one lawyer/mediator and one therapist/mediator. The fees for solo-mediation services are $350 per hour. Fee reduction or waiver may be available.
Languages: English and Spanish
ADR Process: Mediation and Arbitration

MWI
Contact: Josh Hoch
10 Liberty Square; 4th Floor
Boston, MA 02109
Telephone: (617) 895-4028
Fax: (617) 973-9532
Roster: 101/101
Fees: Divorce mediation is $175 per hour, per party. Reduced rates are available for families with a combined annual salary of $90,000 or less. Services may be available regardless of a party's ability to pay.
Languages: English, Spanish and Hebrew 
ADR Process: Mediation

Plymouth County Bar Conciliation Program
Contact: Jeanne Koenig
P.O. Box 7303
Brockton, MA 02303-7303
Telephone: (508) 584-4600
Fax: (508) 584-4600
Roster: 55/55
Fees: $50.00 per party for administrative costs only. No fee for on-site conciliation services provided at the courthouse.
Language: English 
ADR Process: Conciliation

Local Dispute Resolution Coordinator: Claudia Magnus (508) 897-5439
 

Suffolk County

Agreement Resources, LLC
Contact: Crystal Thorpe
30 Walpole Street
Norwood, MA 02062
Telephone: (617) 621-7009
Fax: (617) 419-1180
Roster: 4/4
Fees: Free initial consultation and screening service are provided. Mediation fees are $300.00 per hour ($150.00 per party hour) for divorce and parenting mediation, and $250.00 to $350.00 per hour for multi-party adult family mediation. Sliding scale and pro bono services may be available, based on income with consideration given to assets, liabilities, and number of dependents.
Language: English
ADR Process: Mediation

Community Dispute Settlement Center
Contact: Gail Packer
60 Gore Street
Cambridge, MA 02141
Telephone: (617) 876-5376
Fax: (617) 876-6663
Web: www.communitydispute.org 
Email: cdscinfo@communitydispute.org
Roster: 48/48
Fees: Sliding scale fees are per person, per session (not per hour), based on individual (or household) gross income, ranging $40.00 to $330.00. Fee waiver may be available. 
Language: English and Spanish
ADR Process:  Mediation          

Elder Decisions
Contact: Arline Kardasis
30 Walpole Street 
Norwood, MA 02062
Telephone: (617) 621-7009
Fax: (617) 419-1180
Roster: 4/4
Fees: Mediation services are provided at a rate of up to $135.00 per party, per hour not to exceed $250.00 to $350.00 per hour for multi-party mediation. A sliding scale and pro bono services may be available, based on income with additional consideration given to assets, liabilities and number of dependents. 
Language: English
ADR Process:  Mediation

Metropolitan Mediation Services
Contact: Joshua Jacks
40 Webster Place
Brookline, MA 02445
Telephone: (617) 241-0300
Fax: (800) 886-0620
Roster: 6/64
Fees: No fees are charged in cases referred from the Court.
Languages: English 
ADR Process: Mediation

Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation
Contact: Fran L. Whyman
220 North Main Street; Suite 301
Natick, MA 01760
Telephone: (508) 655-0700
Fax: (508) 653-0119
Roster: 32/32
Fees: No fee for on-site mediation services provided at the courthouse. Fees for off-site mediation services varies, ranging from $190/to $450/per hour, according to the hourly fee of the mediator taking the case. Reduced fee or fee waiver may be available.
Language: English 
ADR Process: Mediation

The Mediation Group
Contact: Amy Gordon
235 Cypress Street
Brookline, MA 02445
Telephone: (617) 277-9232
Fax: (617) 277-1699
Roster: 10/21
Fees: For Divorce Mediation, fees are: for co-mediation services the are $450 per hour for a team of two mediator: one lawyer/mediator and one therapist/mediator. The fees for solo-mediation services are $350 per hour. Fee reduction or waiver may be available.
Languages: English and Spanish
ADR Process: Mediation and Arbitration

MWI
Contact: Josh Hoch
10 Liberty Square; 4th Floor
Boston, MA 02109
Telephone: (617) 895-4028
Fax: (617) 973-9532
Roster: 101/101
Fees: Divorce mediation is $175 per hour, per party. Reduced rates are available for families with a combined annual salary of $90,000 or less. Services may be available regardless of a party's ability to pay.
Languages: English, Spanish and Hebrew 
ADR Process: Mediation

SERV (Settlement and Early Resolution Volunteers Project)
Contact: Victoria Rothbaum
99 Chauncy Street; Suite 400
Boston, MA 02111
Telephone: (781) 820-0082
Fax: (617) 423-0061
Roster: 67/67
Fees: No fees services are provided pro bono
Languages: English 
ADR Process: Conciliation

Local Dispute Resolution Coordinator: Daniel Gibson (617) 788-8359
 

Worcester County

Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation
Contact: Fran L. Whyman
220 North Main Street; Suite 301
Natick, MA 01760
Telephone: (508) 655-0700
Fax: (508) 653-0119
Roster: 32/32
Fees: No fee for on-site mediation services provided at the courthouse. Fees for off-site mediation services varies, ranging from $190/to $450/per hour, according to the hourly fee of the mediator taking the case. Reduced fee or fee waiver may be available.
Language: English 
ADR Process: Mediation

Mediation Services of Central MA
Contact: Suzanne Aymes
31 Harvard Street
Worcester, MA 01609
Telephone: (508) 756-4646
Fax: (508) 791-4755
Roster: 13/13
Fees: No fees are charged in cases referred by the Court. Sliding hourly scale fee is only for cases that come to Family Services of Central MA Mediation before they file with the Court.
Language: English
ADR Process: Mediation

The Mediation Group
Contact: Amy Gordon
235 Cypress Street
Brookline, MA 02445
Telephone: (617) 277-9232
Fax: (617) 277-1699
Roster: 10/21
Fees: For Divorce Mediation, fees are: for co-mediation services the are $450 per hour for a team of two mediator: one lawyer/mediator and one therapist/mediator. The fees for solo-mediation services are $350 per hour. Fee reduction or waiver may be available.
Languages: English and Spanish
ADR Process: Mediation and Arbitration

Parker Mediation
Contact: Larri Tonelli Parker
Attorney at Law
490 Shrewsbury Street
Worcester, MA 01604
Telephone: (508) 795-0200
Fax: (508) 791-0325
Email: Larri@LarriParker.com
Roster: 2/2
Fees: Divorce mediation is $295.00 per hour, with a free initial consultation. Additional costs include preparation of the agreement and court documents (2 hour charge) and preparation of financial documents ($100.00/each). Cancellations not cancelled/rescheduled with 24 hours will be charged a one hour ($295.00) fee. Reduced fees are available.
Languages: English and Spanish  
ADR Process: Mediation

Worcester County Bar Conciliation Program
Contact: Mark Zarrow c/o Mark Zarrow, Lian Zarrow
370 Main Street
Worcester, MA 01608
Telephone: (508) 459-8063
Fax: (508) 459-8363
Roster: 46/47
Fees: None. Services are provided on a pro bono basis
Languages: English 
ADR Process: Conciliation

Local Dispute Resolution Coordinator: Kathleen Brown (508) 831-2208