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Facing challenges

Sooner or later, all relationships are likely to run into challenges. It’s something that none of us can avoid. They come in all shapes and sizes and may look different depending on which stage of life we’re in, too. Please know that you’re not alone and we want to help you find the right support, whatever you’re facing.

Couples blog

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Our couples’ blog is full of articles on a variety of different topics. Use the ‘facing challenges’ filter to access articles on a range of subjects such as domestic abuse, pornography, infertility and coping with a miscarriage.

Every relationship has its ups and downs. As well as the specific articles in the couples’ blogs, we also have more general articles on subjects such as communication.


Our Marriage Challenge podcast covers a wide range of relationship topics such as mental health, overcoming past hurts, blended families, and coping with change. With over 30 episodes available, we hope that you will find support that will help you in your relationship.

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The Marriage Sessions is a flexible, four-part, DVD-based resource that explores how a couple can build and enrich their relationship.


CareLine is a confidential telephone and/or email service which can be accessed by all adults in the UK and Isle of Man. It provides a listening ear and will offer support or signposting towards other help as appropriate.

Supporting Couples

For further support and information, please visit this page where you will find contact details for a wide range of organisations that can help and support you.

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