We are committed to resolving conflicts and promoting peaceful coexistence through our Conflict Resolution and Conflict Management programs, providing individuals and groups with effective tools and strategies for constructive dialogue and problem-solving. In times of crisis, our Crisis Intervention services offer immediate support and assistance to those in need. Our Mentoring programs provide guidance and support to individuals, particularly in addressing negative peer relations and gang involvement; empowering them to make positive choices and build resilience.

We take pride in our commitment to serving the diverse communities of Queens and are fully equipped to provide the guidance and support needed to achieve a positive outcome. CMS’ holistic care approach and preventive mediation services empower communities by addressing specific needs and promoting personal growth and well-being. Conflict resolution can be challenging and emotional, so we prioritize offering a safe and supportive environment that fosters open communication and mutual respect. Our approach promotes a collaborative and cooperative spirit, empowering all parties to work together towards a mutually beneficial resolution.

  • Community Engagement
  • Events
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Conflict Management
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Mentoring
  • Negative Peer Relations
  • Justice Resolution
  • Language Accessibility
  • Food Stability
  • Therapy
  • Mental Health Advocacy
  • Criminal Justice Transition

Recognizing the importance of language accessibility, we strive to overcome communication barriers by providing services in multiple languages, ensuring that language is not a hindrance to accessing our support. Additionally, we address food stability through initiatives that aim to alleviate hunger and provide necessary resources. Our therapy and mental health advocacy programs promote well-being and mental wellness within the community. Lastly, our Criminal Justice Transition support helps individuals navigate the complexities of the justice system and facilitates their successful reintegration into the community.

CMS is dedicated to creating a stronger and more harmonious community by providing a comprehensive array of services that address the unique needs of individuals and promote overall community well-being. We firmly believe every conflict can be resolved with the right approach and mindset. Let us help you navigate your conflicts and move forward with confidence. Choose Community Mediation Services for the best conflict resolution assistance available.


Incorporating CMS mediation training into school curriculums can prove to be highly advantageous for all parties involved. This training delves into the theoretical and practical aspects of basic mediation, catering specifically to the school environment and the age groups of its participants, which includes staff, teachers, administrators, students, and parents. The program can be tailored to train the various participants together or in groups, depending on the needs of the school. Furthermore, this training can be extended to offer long-term development programs for students. The benefits of this type of training are manifold, as it helps create a safe and equitable environment for all involved, ensuring that conflicts are resolved in a fair and efficient manner.


The Elmhurst Community Partnership (ECP) is a dynamic collective impact initiative supported by funding from the New York City Administration for Children’s Services (ACS), under the Community Partnership Program. The Community Partnership Program (CPP) exemplifies ACS’ ongoing dedication to forging strong alliances with communities to advance primary prevention strategies. CPPs function as local coalitions, serving as vital hubs that foster collaboration, resource-sharing, and increased family access to information and support. These partnerships are instrumental in designing and implementing effective primary prevention strategies. The Elmhurst Community Partnership operates collaboratively within these core areas to enhance the well-being of children and families residing in the Elmhurst, Corona, and Jackson Heights communities of Queens, NY. We are immensely proud to join forces with numerous organizations and individuals who contribute to the success of this transformative initiative.


Our program aims to address the diverse needs of seniors and their loved ones as they navigate the complex issues of eldercare. We understand that as people age, their needs and roles change, which can create new stresses for them and their families. That’s why we offer compassionate support and guidance regardless of income or socioeconomic status. Our services cover a wide range of eldercare issues such as residence decisions, distribution of caregiving responsibilities, safety and health concerns, guardianship, medical and legal powers, wills and estates, and the sale of the family home. We are proud to partner with the New York Foundation for Eldercare to provide this important program.

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