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RSI Receives Eviction Mediation Grant

Monday, March 29th, 2021

The Illinois Equal Justice Foundation recently awarded RSI a grant of more than $30,000 to help support RSI’s eviction mediation program in Kane County, Illinois, and our outreach to 14 Illinois judicial circuits, encompassing 39 counties, in central and northern Illinois. For both aspects of this grant, RSI will draw on our decades of experience […]

RSI is Seeking an Eviction Mediation Program Coordinator

Tuesday, March 9th, 2021

RSI is currently seeking a Program Coordinator for an Eviction Mediation Program in Kane County! We need someone who can help direct parties in need to vital services, keep good records so we can share meaningful data, and generally step up as a team member on a day-to-day basis to provide the highest quality services […]

RSI is Seeking an Eviction Mediation Program Coordinator

Thursday, February 25th, 2021

RSI is currently seeking a Program Coordinator for an Eviction Mediation Program in Kane County. RSI is in the process of developing an eviction mediation program to serve landlords and tenants in Kane County, Illinois. We need someone who can help direct parties in need to vital services, keep good records so we can share […]

Idaho’s Pilot Eviction Mediation Program Shows Early Signs of Success

Friday, January 29th, 2021

As a result of COVID-19, Idaho’s Canyon County, like many counties across the United States, is facing an increase in eviction cases. After seeing success with mediation programs in two other nearby counties (Ada and Idaho Falls), Canyon County launched its own pilot eviction mediation program for landlords and tenants this past November. This new program offers […]

Eviction Mediation in St. Louis Significantly Reduces Evictions

Monday, November 23rd, 2020

As the eviction crisis looms, a number of courts around the country are implementing mediation programs. Data collected from a decade-old program in St. Louis County provide more evidence that these new programs are likely going to be effective. Mediation there was found to have a positive effect on outcomes and compliance, helping both landlords […]