IMPORTANT INFORMATION PER COVID-19: The Community Boards office is closed for unscheduled walk-ins and in-person services until further notice. We are continuing to provide services remotely on Zoom at this time, with some options for in-person mediations. For in-person mediations, people will need to be vaccinated and wear masks. You may start the mediation process by calling our office or by completing the following online form: Start a Mediation.
Since 1976 Community Boards has been assisting people resolve many types of issues and conflicts that arise from having difficulty with family, friends, neighbors, co-workers, employers, business partners, vendors, customers, and others. We provide personalized assistance and support, while offering relevant information and recommending referrals to other resources when needed.
Circumstances will determine whether your issue is appropriate for our Neighborhood Mediation Program or our Professional Conflict Resolution Services. When you contact us to discuss your issue, we’ll explain which approach best meets your situation.
In some instances, we may recommend using our Conflict Coaching services that will team you with one of our conflict coaches for a direct one-to-one session.
Contact us today for a confidential discussion if you’re having difficulty with someone.
Monday-Thursday | 10:00am – 6:00pm (currently suspended)
Walk-in Hours (currently suspended)
Phone: (415) 920-3820 x100 (Messages are monitored daily)
Email: Learn_More@communityboards.org, ATTN: Mediation Questions
Communication breakdowns | Relationship issues | Confrontations | Harassment
Parent-Teen | Elder care | Blended families | Guardianship
Privacy | Communication breakdown | Shared expenses | Shared resources | Roommate’s friends & house guests
Rent | Eviction & unlawful detainer | Security deposits | Section 8 | Repairs | Parking | Rodents & bugs | Mold
Neighbor to Neighbor
Noise | Parking | Pets | Trash removal | Sanitation | Property maintenance | Fences | Trees & vegetation | Property lines | Construction | Residents/small business | Residents/city or county agency
Professional Conflict Resolution Services
Rules and Regulations (CC&Rs) | Maintenance | Landscaping | Fees & special assessments | Pets | Parking | Shared facilities | Board elections
Contracts | Warranties | Undelivered good or services | Partnerships | Fee disputes | Breach of contract | Debt repayment | Independent contractors
Employment & Workplace
Management & employee disputes | Co-worker disputes | Discrimination | Wrongful termination | Benefits disputes | Harassment
Vehicular accidents | Premises liability | Policy coverage | Injury claims | Property damage | Pet attacks
Purchase agreements | Easements | Non-disclosure | Property lines | Liens | Views | Leases | Escrow