Essex Mediation News

Getting it right for children


Powerful little clip about the importance of getting it right for your children. Click on the title to access the […]

People simply don’t know which way to turn!


Couples across the South East who are looking to separate are missing the help they desperately need because they simply […]

New Year, New ME!


As we enter 2017, lots of us set ourselves New Year’s resolutions. Why do we do this, when what we […]

Animation to help understand family mediation


Click on the title to access this great animation about mediation.

Probate and Inheritance


Resolving probate and inheritance disputes using mediation offers an effective and cost efficient alternative to traditional court based solutions.  Probate […]

Domestic abusers urged to change their behaviour on the run up to Christmas.

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Christmas Opening Hours


Please note that our offices will be closed from 3pm on the 23rd December and will reopen at 9am on […]

One-Moment Meditation – Yes this time we mean Meditate not Mediate!


Mediation helping families resolve their differences


Families left in conflict over childcare issues in the aftermath of separation or divorce are being given a helping hand […]

Parental Alienation


The Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service (Cafcass) believe that 5% of children involved in divorce or separation […]

7 Tips to help you make arrangements for children at Christmas


At Essex Mediation we know that Christmas is not always a happy time for everyone. Many parents and grandparents find […]

Parenting together following Separation or Divorce


Firstly let’s begin by saying that parenting apart is not easy, it involves communicating and compromise which when emotions […]

Christmas video highlighting the benefits of family Mediation.


This special Christmas video was created to highlight the benefits of family mediation compared with going to court.    

Essex Mediation Team member raises over £6000 for Children’s Charities.


Essex Mediation were thrilled to be able to support long standing team member Suzan Cain with her event “Nathan’s Extravaganza” […]

Thrilled to welcome Susan Banfield to the Essex Mediation


We are pleased to announce that Accredited mediator Susan Banfield has joined the Essex Mediation Team and is now working […]

Mediation Awareness Week – Are you aware?


This week is Mediation awareness week. Its a chance for the mediation community to come together to highlight the many […]

Raising Money and eating cake for Macmillan Cancer Care


Thank you to everyone who came along for a cuppa and a slice of cake this morning. It was lovely […]

NHS is letting our children down


If your child has been referred for counselling by your GP then sadly this story may be all to familiar. […]

What lies beneath Conflict? Free Seminar 28th April 2016


Essex Mediation invites you to join them at this FREE seminar looking at what lies beneath conflict. We will explore […]

Chelmsford Office Closed until Monday 4th April


Our Chelmsford Office will be closed from Thursday 31st March until Monday 4th April for essential maintenance work. We appologise […]

Counselling services across Essex


Essex Mediation Counselling provides a safe place for people to talk freely about concerns or issues that trouble them. The […]

Chelmsford City Showcase for Business 18th Nov Hylands House


Organised and run by Chelmsford City Council’s Economy and Growth team, the Chelmsford City showcase has quickly become the “Go […]

New Website


We hope you all enjoy the new look website. It has taken a considerable amount of time but we hope […]

New counselling service launches


Exciting news Essex Mediation now offers a counselling. Our counsellors are trained to listen to your worries, problems and anxieties […]

New Fast Track Service launched to save you time and money


We are excited to announce the introduction of our new Fast Track Service which will go live on May 1st […]

Jane Robey CEO of NFM spells out the benefits of Mediation on BBC Radio 5


Jane Robey the CEO of National Family Mediation told listeners of BBC Radio’s 5 Live on Friday 24th April, that […]

Family Justice Minister Simon Hughes and Essex Mediation Client talk about the benefits of Mediation


If you listened to BBC Radio Essex on 9th January 2015 you may have heard Family Justice Minister Simon Hughes […]

Christmas Opening Hours


Essex Mediation would like to wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Our offices will be closed […]

Ford Britain Trust supports Essex Mediation


Essex Mediation is thrilled to announce that they have been awarded a grant from Ford Britain Trust to enable the […]

There’s more than you might think to our Mediation Services


If you were to ask someone to describe what’s involved with mediation? it’s most likely they’ll explain the mediation process […]

Couples across Essex who are separating or divorcing are set to benefit from a new Government pledge to fund more free family mediation sessions.


An announcement by Justice Minister Simon Hughes pledges a free mediation session for couples involved in a separation if just […]

Choosing a Mediator that’s Best for You


Finding and Choosing a Mediator From speaking to the large number of clients we’ve helped resolve their conflicts over the […]

Fantastic News! Essex Mediation moves to new offices in Colchester


Fantastic news! Essex Mediation is delighted to announce that we will be moving to new offices on the 11th August […]

Mediation Appointments Now Compulsory before Obtaining a Court Order


Even if the decision is made amicably, divorce is a stressful experience that not only affects the couples involved but […]

What is Legal Aid?


When it comes to resolving family issues and disputes one of the main considerations the parties involved have to take […]

Compulsory Attendance of a Mediation Information and Assessment meeting (MIAM)


MIAM Attendance   Mediation is a trusted method of resolving disputes between two parties, providing a cost effective alternative to the court […]

Chelmsford amongst the top ten busiest divorce courts in England and Wales


New figures reveal that Chelmsford is amongst the top 10 busiest divorce courts in England and Wales. Separating couples are […]

What is Mediation?


Put simply, mediation is a way for two parties to resolve a dispute with the help of an individual removed […]



We are pleased to announce that the dawn of the New Year brings a new offer from Essex Mediation. To […]

Christmas message and opening Hours


Essex Mediation would like to wish you all a peaceful happy and healthy Christmas. Our offices will be closed from Monday 23rd […]

Essex Mediation supports National Dispute Resolution week


Essex Mediation were proud supporters of National Dispute Resolution Week which ran from 25th November 2013 to 29th November 2013. Thank you […]

Legal Aid for Family Mediation goes unclaimed as the Courts are clogged with cases


The reforms to legal aid implemented in April 2013 are taking their toll on the courts and families across the […]

Can’t afford to divorce? There could be hope


While the general public and the legal community comes to terms with April’s changes to Legal Aid and an increasing […]

The UK government uses technology to help thousands of families facing separation


When you separate knowing what to do or where to turn can be difficult. On the 29th November 2012 the […]

New Laws for Separating Couples


Under new laws currently going through parliament separating couples will be legally required to find out about ways to settle […]

Stop Press: Mediation remains Legally Aided post April


In April legal aid will be removed for most divorce cases but do you know that it will still be […]

Tony Whatling Joins Essex Mediation


Essex Mediation is delighted to announce that Mediator Tony Whatling is joining its team in 2013. Tony has over 25 […]

Essex Mediation wishes you all a Merry Christmas


Merry Christmas One and All. Essex Mediation wishes all of our clients past present and future a happy and peaceful […]

Welcome to our new website


We have been really looking forward to launching our new site, with extra functionality and news…

Mediation training is deemed a huge success


Mediators receive fantastic feedback following the introduction of our basic mediation training programme.