Piedmont Dispute Resolution Center (PDRC)

Conflict Resolution, Mediation, Restorative Justice and Training


Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19), The Piedmont Dispute Resolution Center will be hosting remote mediation services, restorative justice conferencing and meetings over Zoom or telephone. Contact our office at 540-347-6650 to confirm appointments or for any questions you may have about your mediation or restorative justice conference. Click here Covid-19 to review our policies. Please review Covid-19 Symptoms and remember Safety First.

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For Culpeper, Fauquier, Loudoun, Madison, Rappahannock and Stafford JDR cases, our understanding is that the courts are working to reschedule status hearing court dates.  We will be contacting you regarding rescheduling orientation/mediation appointments. We are looking into handling these via phone and other technology.  If you have any questions, please contact us at lisao.pdrc@gmail.com, meryem.pdrc@verizon.net or 540-347-6650. Thank you.

All classes have been cancelled. We will keep you informed of future class dates as soon as we are able. Thank you for understanding.

Piedmont Dispute Resolution Center (PDRC) plays an important role in helping to build and maintain healthy local communities by providing free or very reduced cost mediation and restorative justice services. Founded in 1990 by a group of civic-minded citizens, the Center’s services promote the peaceful resolution of conflicts. The Center serves the counties of Culpeper, Fauquier, Loudoun, Madison, Prince William, Rappahannock, Spotsylvania, Stafford and the Cities of Manassas and Manassas Park and surrounding areas. Its mediation, restorative justice, multi-party facilitation services and trainings are available to individuals, families, businesses, organizations, churches and communities-at-large.

Our Mission Statement: PDRC is a non-profit organization whose mission is to provide dispute resolution and restorative justice information, education and community services.


For the sixth year in a row, PDRC is proud to be a participant in the Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP). Click here to see how this program works and how you can receive up to 65% state tax credit.

Please click to read PDRC’s 2019 Impact Report