Welcome to Relate Northamptonshire

We are still here for you.

During the Covid19 crisis, we are offering FREE counselling to individuals, families & young people.

Because of the current pandemic, we can't meet with you in person. But we are running virtual counselling sessions and telephone appointments. #itstimetotalk and we're here to listen, whoever you are. No problem is too small or too big for us.

We love working with people to help them live well in today’s society - including the particular pressures on our communities at the moment. Our counselling services are a great way of investing in yourself and your relationships. We can enable you to enjoy life to the full by building healthy relationships and developing resilient mental wellbeing.

We offer a range different services to meet all your needs. This includes counselling individuals, couples, families, young people and children and sex therapy. People come with a huge range of different issues, whether that's grief, anxiety or relationship struggles related to the coronavirus pandemic or one of the many life issues we all face.

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With over 70 years’ experience of relationship support, Relate is here to help you - whatever your age, background, sexual orientation or gender identity. Our expert counsellors will offer you confidential space to talk through your concerns and support you to find a way forward, so that you can emerge stronger.

You can’t be supermum every day

May 7, 2021

When we think of motherhood, we all think of the beauty of it. It’s a precious time full of love and joy… All of this is true, but this is not all it is. The other side of motherhood is coping with fundamental changes to your body. It includes massive emotional highs and lows, and… Read more »

Bridging the Gap: A journey with Tom & Mary

April 19, 2021

This series tells fictional stories of the counselling journey. Drawn from our counsellors’ extensive experience, this story recounts how a couple overcome communication weaknesses to build a stronger future together. Pandemic Pressures Tom & Mary had been together 4 years when lockdown began and had been living together for two years in Tom’s house. They… Read more »

Is my child struggling with their mental health?

March 22, 2021

How can parents know whether or not their child is struggling with their mental health? How do we assess or measure a child’s state of mind? This matters all the more today and even more now as they step back into the school environment after nearly 3 months away. Many children will take time finding… Read more »

Defeating the Poisonous Parrot: A Journey with Sonia

February 11, 2021

This series tells fictional stories of the counselling journey. Drawn from our counsellors’ extensive experience, this story recounts how a young woman defeats her poisonous parrot and rediscovers her self-confidence. Sonia is a bubbly, cheerful, positive 20-something woman with an active social life and lots of friends. Or she was. During the pandemic, she regularly… Read more »

3 #covid Christmas tips for coping with loss

December 16, 2020

Many families this year have lost someone to #covid, or because of #covid. Facing grief and loss is often harder at Christmas, especially this year. So how do we cope with loss in the midst of Christmas cheer? Gather as a household and light a special candle, perhaps next to a picture of your loved… Read more »

How to get help

Call our friendly appointments team on 01604 634400. We’ll help you think about whether you’d like to talk with a counsellor:

Via webcam or over the telephone

At present we are delivering all our counselling services via telephone or webcam.  We have suspended all face to face work, but please do call us on 01604 634400 if you need support from our fantastic remote counselling service. We can offer you a choice of daytime or evening remote counselling sessions.

Contact us by phone

 

01604 634400

Our phone lines are open to take your calls  Monday - Friday between 9.00am - 5.30pm

You can leave a message outside of these hours and we will call you back ASAP.

Latest articles

You can’t be supermum every day

May 7, 2021

When we think of motherhood, we all think of the beauty of it. It’s a precious time full of love and joy… All of this is true, but this is not all it is. The other side of motherhood is coping with fundamental changes to your body. It includes massive emotional highs and lows, and… Read more »