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AFMS membership partnership with Family Mediation Canada (FMC)
Posted on: May 1st, 2022

AFMS and the Board of Directors are excited to announce our recent membership partnership with Family Mediation Canada (FMC). This partnership gives AFMS members access to the membership rate for FMC’s many webinars and trainings, their group insurance policy, a profile on their website and national recognition for mediation certification if sought. Below is the […]

Alberta Legal Coaches & Limited Services Society
Posted on: April 20th, 2022

Alberta Legal Coaches & Limited Services a website operated by the Alberta Legal Coaches and Limited Services Society. 89 verified lawyers are listed in our directory. This website is provided as a free service to Albertans seeking limited scope legal services. Lawyers do not pay to be listed, nor does our Society receive any referral […]

40-hour Basic Mediation training ONLINE and asynchronous
Posted on: November 23rd, 2021

40-hour Basic Mediation training ONLINE Asynchronous training Start anytime and work at your own pace!!! AFMS has partnered with Family Mediation Canada to offer this 40-hour basic mediation training: https://family-mediation-canada.teachable.com/p/basic-family-mediation Meet your Instructor Dr. Michael Saini’s scholarship addresses the intersections of law and social work and the advancement of children and families’ wellbeing in systems […]

Annual General Meeting is Tuesday, November 9, 2021, 7pm on Zoom
Posted on: November 7th, 2021

The AFMS Annual General Meeting is Tuesday, November 9, 2021, 7pm on Zoom. All AFMS Members welcome. Please email info@afms.ca to register for the link. Here is the full agenda>>>> AFMS AGM Agenda 2021

AFMS is proud to sponsor the upcoming 2021 AAMS ADR & CR Day Online Conference
Posted on: September 23rd, 2021

Join us for the 2021 AAMS ADR & CR Day Conference October 20 and 21, 2021 The AAMS 2021 National ADR Conference and CR Day event is catered to all comers who work, take interest in, or would like information about Alternative Dispute Resolution across Canada. For ADR practitioners and the public alike, we are […]

Change to requirement for Statutory Declarations
Posted on: May 14th, 2021

The AFMS Board of Directors, in response to inquiries from the membership, voted to change the annual requirement for Statutory Declarations for renewals of Practising Mediators (PM), Registered Family Mediators (RFM), and Registered Parenting Coordinators and Arbitrators (RPCA). The Board acknowledges that this can be an onerous task to complete in a timely manner on […]

Family Mediation Roster position
Posted on: May 14th, 2021

Family Mediation Program Services is accepting applications for their Family Mediation Roster until July 22, 2021. Please feel free to share with colleagues who may be interested in applying. APC Opportunity: AB-2021-02818 Posted Successfully Opportunity: Family Mediation Program Services Reference Number: AB-2021-02818 Solicitation Number: 22-128-RCAS-FMPS-01 Link to APC: https://vendor.purchasingconnection.ca/Opportunity.aspx?Guid=79838644-d5dd-8160-0984-39c2ed480000

The Divorce Act 2021 Understood
Posted on: March 11th, 2021

2021 Divorce Act summary

The Divorce Act Changes Explained
Posted on: March 11th, 2021

Click to access dace.pdf

40-Hour Basic Mediation Training 2021
Posted on: December 7th, 2020

40-Hour Basic Mediation Training  AFMS has partnered with Family Mediation Canada to provide the Basic Mediation course asynchronously. Sign up anytime and work at your own pace.  $1500 for FMC/AFMS Members $1700 for non-members (no GST) All the info is here: https://www.fmc.ca/event/40-hour-basic-mediation-training-online/