Our Mission is to assist individuals, groups and communities to manage difference to promote strong, healthy, sustainable relationships.

Susan Belford
Administrative Director
Susan holds a Master of Arts Degree in Conflict Analysis and Engagement from Antioch University with a specialization in systemic change. She has extensive experience in Family and Civil mediation, Public Engagement process design and facilitation and conflict skill-building workshop facilitation.
Robin Rushton
Client Services, Administrative Coordinator, Marketing & Promotions
Robin’s diverse background in all sectors has given her a rich tapestry of experience to draw upon. She brings her customer relations, empathy and advocacy skills to her responsibilities as Client Services & Administration Coordinator. Recently, Marketing & Promotions are an added part of her role at DRS. With a personal interest in improving communication, building a strong vibrant community and helping people better manage conflict, Robin volunteers with other non-profit agencies such as; HeroWork, 1Up Single Parent Resource Centre and Citizens Counselling Centre. She enjoys supporting arts & culture, spending time in nature; with animals, and in her garden.