We offer a range of services to help you with your couple and family relationships, whether you’re young or old, straight or gay, single or in a relationship.
We help all sorts of people in all sorts of situations. We can help you whether you’re in a new relationship, in a long-term relationship, or not currently in a relationship at all. We help with large relationship threatening problems to issues that just make things a little less than perfect. Even if things are going perfectly for you, we can help keep things that way.
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, we can help.
The relationships you have with your family have a big impact on how happy you are.
If you’re having problems in your family life, there are lots of ways Relate can help you. You might be a parent who needs help with how a break up might affect your family, or need help relating to your children or step-children. You might be a young person worried about your parents splitting up, or need a bit of help dealing with your parents. You might need help in your relationships with your brothers and sisters.
Every family is different and there are many reasons for wanting to improve your family relationships.
Counselling for couples or individuals who are dealing with the emotional impact of separation may provide a significant level of support and insight, making the experience a little more manageable. When children are involved, it can be particularly challenging for parents to find effective and child focused ways of communicating with each other. Relate can offer a neutral and supportive environment in which parents can explore how they want their future co-parenting relationship to develop, and their children to thrive….Read More
There are all sorts of reasons why you might want a bit of extra help from Relate.
You might be experiencing problems at school, issues with your parents or generally not feeling like yourself.
Counselling lets you talk about how you feel, separate from school and home life and can help you get back to enjoying life.
This section is for any young person who’s having problems. We can help.
Sex is a very personal thing, and talking about it can be embarrassing.
But talking is often the best thing you can do to improve your sex life.
All couples go through phases where they don’t have the time or energy for regular sex. It’s natural to want better sex and sometimes there are specific psychological or medical reasons for your difficulties.
Don’t be embarrassed about it – talk to us.