Established in 1981 by Judge Cohen with support from the probation service, to offer support to ex partners who were facing low level conflict and disagreement over arrangements for the children post them separating. Over time the Organisation has increased its knowledge, skills and expertise in the multi complexities of couple relationships and family breakdown and have developed services across the North East of England to meet a range of situations including specialist domestic violence and abuse services, bespoke children’s, families and therapeutic services.

Our Mission is ‘Improve relationships across families to strengthen family resilience and reduce family breakdown’

Our Vision is ‘To enable all children and families to have opportunities to make the most of their life chances, help children speak out and adults take action.