Speak Out & Share Your Experience!
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|You can easily share your community mediation experience simply by leaving a voicemail. Place
a call to NAFCM's fully-automated testimonial hotline and we'll post
your message online for all to hear. Now, your neighbors down the
street and around the world can listen in and learn from your positive
experience with community mediation. Sharing your
experience will help encourage others to seek help for their conflicts
using the power of community mediation services. Dial-in and make a
LISTEN TO OTHERS' TESTIMONIALS
How It Works:
- Prepare. Read
the information contained on this page to learn how to best craft your
message. This information will help ensure you leave a voicemail
message that qualifies to be included on our website.
- Record. Pick up the phone and dial: (707) 70-MED8D (706-3383).
You will have an opportunity to record a personal testimonial about
your experience with community mediation. Recordings must be no longer
than three minutes.
- Listen. Review and approve your
message before you submit it. Once you're pleased with the recording,
it will be posted for our review. If your message qualifies, it will be
posted to our website within several days for all to hear.
- Share. You shared your experience for
all hear. Make sure they do! Tell your family, friends, co-workers,
and others to listen to your message on our website. Be social: link
this page to promote your message and encourage others today!
Things to Remember:
- Be Anonymous. Do not use your full
name, your address, personally identifiable information of others
involved in the conflict or mediation, or any other details about the
mediation that should remain confidential or private. Message that
include these pieces of information cannot be posted to our website and
will be permanently removed from our system.
- Be Yourself. Share what's important to
you. Use your recording to tell us how your community mediation
experience made a real difference in your life. Whether its a closer
relationship with a family member, a less stressful work atmosphere, a
better quality of life for you and your neighbors, or similar positive
outcome, make your message reflect your personal story.
- Be Specific. Help others connect with
your experience by including certain details. In addition to your
personal story, remember to include the name of the community mediation
program at which you received services, your general location (e.g.
Chicago, Illinois), and the type of conflict you had (e.g. family,
friend, co-worker, neighbor, etc.).
- Be Quick.
Our system only records messages for up to three minutes. Recording
will automatically stop after three minutes. We will only choose to
upload those messages that are three minutes or shorter in length, and
are not able to upload multiple recordings that together comprise a
- Be Patient. While your entire call
will take as little as three minutes, your recording may not appear on
our site for several days. We will use this time to review your message
to ensure it complies with our requirements for posting. Revisit our
site to listen to your message and continue sharing your positive
community mediation with others.
- This is a service provided by
NAFCM to help increase awareness of community mediation and document the
many positive impacts it makes for those who utilize its services.
- This service is fully-automated. During your recording, you will not have an opportunity to speak with a live person.
- Please do not use this system to
request assistance. Messages left on this service are not monitored for
requests for help, and any such request using this system will not
receive a response. If you need assistance, contact us
- Not all messages left using this
system will appear on our website. Your message will be reviewed to
ensure it complies with our posting requirements, does not compromise
any potentially confidential information, and advances our intent to
raise awareness of community mediation.
- By making a recording using this
system, you are providing NAFCM non-revocable permission to use your
recording and/or its transcript at NAFCM's discretion and without any
limitation. You further acknowledge and certify you are at least 18
- This service is powered by Google Voice. Standard rates may apply.