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Restructure for a sustainable future

Our Centre Director, Fiona Greenfield, is stepping down at the end of March after 15 years running our successful branch of Relate. All of us here were very sad to hear of Fiona’s decision but we understand that she has devoted so much time and enthusiasm to creating a thriving local service and now wants… Read more »

Thank you GoodGym

Thank you to the fantastic GoodGym volunteers for making a clean sweep of the Relate MTB counselling centre in Maidenhead, clearing weeds, leaves and debris. If you have passed along Marlow Road recently you will have seen what a fantastic difference they have made, filling an astonishing 15 bags, pulling up weeds that had taken… Read more »

Coronavirus: how to self-isolate and not fall out with your friends and family

Our relationships will be hugely important for getting through the coronavirus outbreak The coronavirus outbreak is leaving many of us feeling anxious about reducing social contact and self-isolating, and what that could mean. Our relationships will be hugely important for getting through this time but healthy relationships tend to need space and outside interests to… Read more »

Relationship problems during Covid-19 isolation

Relate MTB is open for web-counselling during the Covid-19 restrictions and our team of professional counsellors have put together essential tips to support your relationships during the isolation period. We are continuing to provide counselling sessions to couples, families and individuals using a secure and confidential online platform so do not hesitate to get in… Read more »

Don’t let the ghosts of Christmas past haunt your relationship this year

“The impact of Christmas on a relationship is massive,” warns a Relate MTB counsellor. “And with the Christmas build-up starting earlier every year the stress starts early too.” As Christmas lights are switched on and our ‘to do’ lists grow longer, Relate MTB’s expert counsellors offer 5 easy tips to ensure that the ghosts of… Read more »

Relate MTB Annual General Meeting 2019

A very successful AGM was held on Monday 18th November by Relate MTB at 4 Marlow Road Community Centre.  The event was attended by Trustees, Counsellors and staff along with guests from other organisations. Please follow this link to view our Annual Report and accounts for 2018-19.

Relate MTB opens new counselling room at Chiltern Hills Academy, Chesham

Relate Mid Thames & Buckinghamshire (Relate MTB) is delighted to be offering relationship counselling in Chesham in a new comfortable, accessible setting thanks to Chiltern Hills Academy. Our professional counsellors are providing local support for couples, individuals and families. Relate MTB Centre Director, Fiona Greenfield, said: “We have already been made to feel very welcome… Read more »

M-Word campaign

Relate partners with Lloyds Bank on their M-Word campaign As we know from our work counselling individuals, couples and families, money can be difficult to talk about so we are pleased that Relate is partnering with Lloyds Bank on the M-Word campaign. As financial pressures increase and the impact of cut-backs on spending on local… Read more »