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Iain Duncan Smith MP to set out Government’s vision for tackling relationship breakdown

Government, businesses and public services all have a role to play, says new Relate report.

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Thinking of proposing this Valentine’s Day? Relate and Marriage Care release advice on how to know if the time is right

According to research, Valentine’s Day is one of the most popular times of the year to propose.  2016 is also a leap year, so we can expect to see even more proposals on 29th February. Commitment means different things to different people...

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Relate responds to Sex Education Forum report on RSE in schools

Relate responds to Sex Education Forum report on RSE The Sex Education Forum, of which Relate is a member, has released the results of a survey of over 2,000 young people which finds their safety may be at risk due to inconsistent sex and...

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Blue Monday: Relate calls for greater choice around talking therapies for people living with depression

This Blue Monday (Monday 18th January), commonly known as the most depressing day of the year, relationships charity, Relate is launching a campaign calling for greater choice around the kind of talking therapies people living with...

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Relate welcomes increased funding for relationship support and mental health services

The Prime Minister today (Monday 11th January) announced the Government will be more than doubling the funding made available for relationship support over this parliament.  As part of the speech he made a range of other commitments...

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Support for families going through divorce and separation must improve

Relate report calls for national helpline and single point of access Couples going through the emotional rollercoaster of separation and divorce are being let down by a complex, fragmented support system that is hard to access and even...

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Relate responds to Government Spending Review 2015

In response to today’s Spending Review, Chris Sherwood, Chief Executive at Relate said:

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Relate responds to latest ONS divorce statistics

The latest divorce statistics were today (Monday 23rd November) published by the Office for National Statistics.  The main points highlighted by the ONS were as follows: http://www.ons.gov.uk/ons/rel/vsob1/divorces-in-england-and-wales/...

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Spending Review will be a key test of how seriously Government’s pledge to families is being taken

Ahead of the Government’s 2015 Spending Review, due to be published next week, Joe Korner, Director of Policy, Communications and Digital Services, at relationships charity, Relate said:

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Alcohol Awareness Week- Relate issues advice for parents worried about their teenager’s drinking

Most teenagers have begun experimenting with alcohol by their mid-teens but this doesn’t make it any less worrying for parents.  With the Christmas party season nearly upon us, the chances of your teen being offered a tipple or two are...

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