Restorative Justice Symposium 2024

On February 29th and March 1st, Restorative Justice Provider Managers from across thecountry gathered in Lyall Bay, Wellington, for a Restorative Justice Symposium hosted bySimply Resolution. Our Manager, Tracey Wakefield, attended the event and shared some of her reflections. It was truly uplifting to be in a venue so close to the sea. This beautiful […]

National Mediation Conference 3-6th September 2023

national Mediation Conference 2023 Panel Members

In early September I (Tracey-RJSOC Manager) attended the National Mediation Conference in Wellington and participated in a panel discussion on Restorative Practice in Aotearoa. The panel discussion was facilitated by Jane Bolitho (Diana Unwin Chair in Restorative Justice at Victoria University of Wellington) and focused mostly on the recommendations from the recent Ministry of Justice […]

Stakeholder Information Evening Held 8th August 2023

We had the immense pleasure of hosting an evening of discussions about our work. Speakers included Lucia Fry from Orion (who always accepts invitations to participate in restorative justice referrals); Mel Hillier from the Christchurch City Council’s Graffiti Team; Kerri Hurman from Project Restore; Jess Plachecki from Simply Resolution and of course, members of the […]