Sussex Police Supports Community Mediation

BHIMS are delighted to have worked with Sussex Police in the development of a Community Mediation video for use by the police in Sussex. Sussex Police are committed supporters of community mediation and see it as a vital tool in their armoury to help deal with low and medium level anti-social behaviour.   Our sincere […]

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Vacancy – Finance & Admin Officer

Looking for the right person for a great job. Working 8 hours a week as part of a small team. Job application and job description documents below. If you would like any further information please do call either Mark or Julia on 01273 700812. Completed applications should be sent using the BHIMS Job Application form […]

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More rowing neighbours seeking mediation in Brighton and Hove

24/07/2015 More rowing neighbours are turning to mediation in Brighton and Hove than ever before now police have started referring disputes to a specialist team. The Brighton and Hove Independent Mediation Service (BHIMS), which is also used by the city council and housing associations, has received 50 referrals this year, up from 29 in January […]

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Mediation Recruitment Boost

Eighteen newly qualified community mediators have joined the team at Brighton and Hove Independent Mediation Service (BHIMS). Alongside the existing team of 30-plus active volunteer mediators they will provide support to local communities needing help with resolving neighbourhood conflict and disputes. The Sussex Community Foundation provided the funding for the training course which took place […]

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Training for New Mediators

We were successful in our bid to run a mediation training programme and were awarded £3800 from Sussex Community Foundation. The first session of the mediation training took place on Saturday 10th January 2015. We are pleased to announce that all 18 people turned up for the training bringing with them goodies and homemade cakes!! […]

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Caseworker appointed

We are extremely pleased to have appointed Pam Lelliott as our new part time caseworker. Pam is an extremely experienced mediator and has volunteered for BHIMS for a while now. Pam has also been responsible for writing our press releases and website together with checking any copy we send out! Pam will start with us […]

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Free Conflict Resolution and Mediation Skills Training Course

Brighton and Hove Independent Meditation Service is offering a Free Conflict Resolution and Mediation Skills Training Course for Hangleton and Knoll residents. This 8 week course begins in March, and runs on Thursday’s 9.30am to 2.30pm at St Richard’s Church, Ergmont Rd, Hove, BN3 7P. No special skills, qualifications or experience is required and we […]

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