Our Facilitation Philosophy
What is Facilitation? Resolutions Northwest offers facilitation services as a way to open lines of conversation within groups. Our facilitators will work with you to create a productive space where your group can share information, discuss options, and/or make decisions. We work with community-based groups, non-profit organizations, businesses and government agencies, providing a variety of services. Together we work to create inclusive and collaborative group processes; with our facilitators you will find more innovative solutions and stronger engagement.
Community ConnectionResolutions Northwest is invested in supporting a broad range of communities within the City of Portland. We provide facilitation services at no cost for communities working within the Office of Neighborhood Involvement and Diversity and Civic Leadership groups. At least once a year we provide facilitation training, on-going mentorship, and hands on experience to our facilitation volunteers. We building capacity of community members and plant the seed of peaceful and inclusive conflict resolution.
Facilitation ServicesWe are eager to work with you to create a facilitation process that works best for your group’s particular needs. Please click the plus sign (+) to see more details.
Pre/Post-Session WorkThis may include assessment, case development, process design, materials development, logistics, and/or end-of-session summaries.
Facilitated SessionA facilitator or facilitation team.
Facilitation services include:
- Assessment, case development,process design, materials development logistics, written end-of-session summaries
- Set-up and breakdown
- Basic Supplies such as: chart packs, markers, etc.
- A meeting space at our office, if appropriate and available
- Post-session follow-up assessment and/or client consultation