Relate- couples’ counselling service

As part of the Local Family Offer, Luton Borough Council has commissioned Relate Bedfordshire and Luton to deliver an evidence based brief relationship counselling aimed specifically at couples who are either expecting a baby or who have at least one child aged six years or under and are experiencing difficulties in their relationship which may impact adversely on their children.

This service is recommended for families affected by these issues:

  • Child with special needs or a disability
  • Living in temporary/poor accommodation
  • Financial difficulties
  • Being a new parent
  • Poor communication
  • Bonding issues

The service is being delivered in TOKKO Youth Space, Gordon Street, Luton, Beds LU1 2QP with morning, afternoon and evening appointments available.

If you are working with any families who feel they may benefit from this service, please contact Relate. As well as receiving professional referrals, clients can also self-refer by calling the same friendly appointments team on 01234 356350 or emailing relate on

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Click here to see the parents’ leaflet –if you would like additional copies of these for distribution please contact Jessica Wilson on 01582 548356 or email

For more information or assistance, call Flying Start on 01582 548336 or email