Our counsellors provide a caring, supportive and non-judgmental environment to help you find a way through any difficulties you may be facing in your relationship.

Relationship counselling and couples counselling in North East

Lots of people have an idea of what relationship counselling is and think that you only need counselling when things get really bad. But we're here whenever you need us, no matter what situation you face in your relationship. Even if your problems seem trivial, or even if you don't have problems at all, we're here to help. Find out more about Relate's approach to relationship counselling.

It doesn't matter if you’re on your own, married, living together, LGBTQI+, non-monogamous or anything in between - we’re here to help you strengthen your relationships. 

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How much do Relate sessions cost?

If you access Relate services in the North East, the fee structure is determined by your household income as follows:

  • Under £30,000* - £60 per session
  • Between £30,001 and 40,000 - £75 per session
  • Between £40,001 and £70,000 - £90 per session
  • Between £70,001 and £90,000 - £105 per session
  • Between £90,001 and £110,000 - £120 per session
  • Above £110k - £140 per session

* reduced price available for daytime appointments for those with caring responsibilities for someone in the household

We pride ourselves on offering the same calibre of service to all of our clients, regardless of what they pay for a session. If you’re eligible for counselling at a reduced rate you can rest assured the support you receive will still meet the highest clinical standards.

We’re always looking for new ways to keep the costs of our sessions down to support as many people as we can. If you want to know if you’re eligible for services at a reduced rate, ask our team about bursaries. It may be that they have access to local grants or bursaries can further reduce costs.

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Free relationship counselling in the North East

We work with a range of partners to ensure that their users and beneficiaries have access to free counselling services and support, available to them when they need it most.

Find out if you’re eligible for free counselling and read more about the services.

Our locations

We offer relationship counselling in all areas of the North East including...

  • Northumberland
  • Tyneside
  • Durham
  • Lanchester
  • Middlesbrough
  • Northallerton
  • Scarborough
  • Stockton
  • Sunderland
  • Chester-le-street
  • Newcastle
  • Darlington
  • Billingham
  • Thornaby
  • Berwick upon Tweed
  • Morpeth
  • Whitley Bay
  • Gateshead
  • Washington
  • Pickering
  • Hexham
  • Hartlepool
  • Peterlee
  • Bishop Auckland
  • and more

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