10 Years of HRC Publications

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Over the past decade, HRC has contributed ground-breaking and important research to the Relationship and Marriage Education field. Visit our Resource Store today to check out our studies and reports on the value of RME for everyone. Read more »

HRC Celebrates 10 Years of Service!

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On May 13, HRC will celebrate our 10th year of offering life-changing Relationship and Marriage Education classes to those in California, and beyond. In the coming weeks, we’ll be looking back at some of the most significant highlights of our work to date, and looking forward to our goals for the next decade. Visit our website every week to see what’s new! Read more »

Cómo Mejorar Sus Relaciones—El Secreto de la Felicidad

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Las relaciones pueden ser difíciles de navegar; justo cuando piensas que todo está bajo control, las cosas toman un tono diferente. Todo cambia, igual que las hojas y el clima a nuestro alrededor, la dinámica de una relación cambia también. Las buenas noticias es que Relaciones Saludables de California acaba de crear MejoraTusRelaciones.com. Un sitio web nuevo y lleno de recursos para ayudarle a través de todos los cambios con las diferentes relaciones en su vida: [...] Read more »

Do Marriage Classes Really Work? (Infographic Series)

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Do Marriage Classes really work? Our research says yes! Beginning today, HRC will be releasing an infographic series summarizing the research on Relationship and Marriage Education (RME). Watch for a new infographic every few weeks. Please share with your friends through email, Facebook, and Twitter, and feel free to share these images on your websites. Help us get the word out about the power of RME!   Use This Graphic for FREE on Your Site! [...] Read more »

Five-Year Study Documents the Positive Impact of Relationship and Marriage Education Programs in California

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San Diego, CA—June 19, 2013—A newly published study by Healthy Relationships California (HRC), a leader in the field of Relationship and Marriage Education (RME), provides evidence that RME is beneficial for couples and individuals across a spectrum of demographic characteristics, income levels, and relationship stages.             Impact Report: Research on the Impact of Relationship and Marriage Education Programs in California is the product of the largest cross-site, cross-program study ever conducted on the impact of [...] Read more »

5 Maneras Para Equilibrar Su Relación Durante Los Días de Fiesta

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¿Puede Usted creerlo? Estamos a mitad de la temporada de las fiestas! Mientras que Acción de Gracias es un recuerdo lejano, nuestras curvas amplias nos recuerdan de esa cena festiva. Las compras de “Black Friday” a “Cyber Monday”  han dejado nuestras carteras y cuentas de banco en ceros. Ahora, usted está tratando de hacer malabares con las actividades de los niños para los días festivos, trabajando en las fiestas Navideñas, llevando a la familia a [...] Read more »

National Marriage Week Is Around the Corner—Let Us Know What You’re Doing


National Marriage Week, February 7-14 of every year, is a time in our lives that invite date opportunities, marriage enrichment events, and healthy marriage awareness in our communities. This campaign was established in 1996 by Richard Kane in the UK and has reached further out to several countries. In 2002, Brent Barlow and Diane Sollee of Smart Marriages adopted National Marriage Week in the U.S., bringing a purpose to the well-being of families and communities [...] Read more »

Family Life In America


Every year you can expect to find a publication showing social indicators of marital health and well-being, including family life in America. At the tail end of the year, the National Marriage Project at the University of Virginia and the Center for Marriage and Families at the Institute for American Values released the 2011 issue of The State of Our Unions: When Baby Makes Three—How Parenthood Makes Life Meaningful and How Marriage Makes Parenthood Bearable. [...] Read more »

California Marriage Organization Name Change Reflects Expanded Vision

California Healthy Marriages Coalition is capitalizing upon its prominence as a national leader in Relationship and Marriage Education in a name change to Healthy Relationships California (HRC). “Since all relationships can benefit from the skills taught in Relationship Education classes,” says HRC’s president Dennis Stoica, “we hope our new name will inspire all Californians to bring these benefits to their relationships with their spouse, kids, family, friends, colleagues—everyone in their lives.” “The skills taught in [...] Read more »

It Is Never Too Early to Build a Strong Foundation of Great Communication

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Nathan James King reached a turning point in his life. After embracing religion he was able to put his addiction behind him and focus on his education and relationships. Nathan is a bartender where he met his girlfriend, Erica, an exercise instructor at the Clovis Community Senior Center. They are both continuing their education at CSU Fresno. They had been dating for several months when they decided to take steps to strengthen their communication. They [...] Read more »