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“Whoopie, We Saved a Marriage!” and Other Flawed Perspectives

By Patty Howell, Ed.M., A.G.C. President, Healthy Relationships California I’m not saying saving a marriage isn’t important, because it is. And it’s especially important if it’s your marriage that a Relationship Education course helped save. This is a big deal, really; one that ripples throughout all parts of your life, and impacts you, your spouse, your kids, their achievement in school, the health of everyone in the family, your effectiveness at work, your family’s income, […]
Posted: September 3, 2015

Celebrating 10 Years!

Thanks for joining us for the past ten days as we remembered our highlights through the years. We’re grateful for an incredible decade of service, and we look forward to many more years to come! Check out today’s Infographic to see our goals for the future.
Posted: May 27, 2015

A Look Back at Year 10

In Year 10 we expanded the Relationship Education field by demonstrating the benefits of RE for programs that help parents in general, fathers in particular, and anyone involved in the criminal justice system. Read on for more details!
Posted: May 26, 2015

A Look Back at Year 9

In Year 9 we released a new research study, a new curriculum, and a new website. Read more about these developments below.  
Posted: May 25, 2015

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We’re ten years old! Thanks for joining us as we remembered our highlights through the years. To see all of our 10th Anniversary Infographics, click here.

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Healthy Relationships California provides Relationship and Marriage Education to couples, parents, singles, and youth through its vast network of partnering organizations, specialized divisions, and special programs. Over 200,000 people have attended an HRC-sponsored class and experienced the many benefits that relationship skills can nurture at home and at work.


Healthy Relationships International allows HRC to expand our outreach to families and individuals in states outside of California and places around the world.


Healthy Relationships Orange County offers a wide variety of programs in English and Spanish. The Third Option is a featured program; call for more information and to learn about other program offerings.


Healthy Relationships Bay Area serves the Greater Bay Area with Relationship and Marriage education.


Relaciones de Familia Sacramento serves the Spanish-speaking community in the Sacramento area.


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Dads and Kids

HRC’s Dads & Kids Initiative focuses on how important fathers are in the lives of their children. Our goal is to decrease fatherlessness in our communities and improve relationships between dads and their kids.


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The "...because of ME!" public awareness campaign has been used around California and the nation to share the importance and positive impact of Marriage and Relationship Education.

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Partial funding for this project was provided by the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Grant: 90FE0104. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families.