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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Family Center



  • A confidential process wherein parents meet with a neutral third party, a trained Mediator
  • Explores the nature and extent of parenting time shared by each parent
  • Encourages parents to identify and prioritize the concerns and needs of their children
  • Assists parents in negotiating a Parenting Plan that will best meet the needs of all family members
  • Available by court order only

Mediation provides a forum in which parents can work together to provide their children with the most stable family environment as possible.