Relationship Issues



Relate services offer relationship counselling, sex therapy, family mediation, and family counselling. Click here to find your local service.

Read practical tips to help you with relationship common problems.

Access a free and confidential live chat with a trained relationship counsellor for 25 minutes.

Get a one hour relationship counselling telephone session costing £55.

Get a one hour webcam counselling session costing £55.

Click Relationships

Click offers you a secure space to learn about and strengthen your relationships. The service is built on robust evidence-based research including behaviour modelling training (BMT), and the vulnerability stress adaptation model (VSA).

Create a free account to start learning about relationships from professionals, and talking things through confidentially with other members of the community.

The listening room is a private online chat room where you can talk to a Click listener about your relationship. They will not give direct advice, but they may ask questions to help you find solutions.


CALM’s helpline is for men in the UK who are down or have hit a wall for any reason, who need to talk or find information and support. They also have a webchat which is open 5pm-midnight every day.

The Mix

The Mix offers a variety of services for people aged under 25.

Online forum for relationship advice.

Telephone counselling for up to 8 sessions that last around 50 minutes each.

Click here for email counselling, crisis messenger, one to one chat, and webchat counselling.

Families Need Fathers

FNF is the leading UK charity supporting dads, mums and grandparents to have personal contact and meaningful relationships with their children following parental separation.

They offer information, advice and support services helping parents to achieve a positive outcome for their children. They have an online forum and a network of over 50 UK branches offering pro-bono guidance of solicitors and others familiar with the operation of the family courts.

Anyone can be a member of FNF. Members include fathers, mothers, resident and non-resident parents, grandparents, new partners and friends.


Comprehensive guides with specific information on different aspects of separating, from arranging housing to contact with your children.

Websites and Apps


Visit this subreddit to gain relationship advice from others.


Access Mumsnet's online forum for relationship support.