Job Vacancy

General Manager  – part time 2.5 days per week An experienced leader is required to manage the ongoing development of Family Matters York. Family Matters York is a charity offering …

Marriage Week

This week is Marriage Week and at Family Matters York we have been working hard throughout the week to let couples know we are here to help them grow and …

Safe Guarding Policy

a)FMY Child Protection Policy 1. Policy statement We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of all children and young people.  We recognise our responsibility to take all reasonable steps to …

I had the divorce papers ready to sign…

I never thought that after one year of being married I would be filing for divorce. 12 months in and our relationship had completely broken down. I was devastated. We …

What animal are you under pressure?

When I got married I discovered that my husband was a ‘rhino’. Not literally thankfully, but when he got angry he would display certain ‘rhino’ traits. Coming from a family …

The “P” word

The P-Word Conference by Naked Truth Project Porn use is massive Recently I attended a conference by the Naked Truth Project on porn. I’ve had some funny looks when I …

Married for 70 years!

Recently our Relationships Coordinator, Emma, chatted to her grandparents who have been married for 70 years! Congratulations to them. Here is what they had to say Last weekend I was …

Left to their own devices

Once again we have a book review for you. If you would like to read this book for yourself or see what other books we have on offer in the …

God’s glory keeps us going

Our relationship coordinator takes a moment out to reflect on how no relationships are perfect but that as Christians we look to bring glory to God in all that we …

What Mums want and Dads need to know!

As a charity we are trying to read as many books on relationships, marriage and parenting as we can. This enables us to recommend books to our supporters. They are …