Relate offers a range of digital and telephone counselling services. We have increased the availability of our experienced webcam, telephone and Live Chat counsellors ready to help you right now. For any general enquiries or to book an appointment, phone or contact your nearest local Relate.
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Select your country and county to help us locate your nearest support service. If you need support after crime, you can chat to one of our trained supporters.
Live chat is a free service available for people affected by crime in England and Wales, 24 hours a day and seven days a week. If you need further support you can:. Some people experience difficulties using IE11, if you experience this, please try a different browser — for example, Google Chrome.
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However, if we cannot provide the specialist help you need, with your consent we can refer you to a specialist partner agency to get the support you need. Our trained supporters will help you find the information you need.
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