Websites Designed To Strengthen Relationships
Utah Commission on Marriage
The Utah Commission on Marriage advises the Department of Workforce Services on their Utah Healthy Marriage Initiatives. The mission of the Commission is to help people form and sustain a healthy and enduring marriage. They provide information and resources to Utah citizens and professionals to support healthy marriages and stable families.
Utah Cooperative Extension System
Extension is the primary outreach arm of Utah State University. Extension delivers research-based educational programs that enable people to improve their quality of life and economic well-being.
Administration of Children and Families
The Administration’s Healthy Marriage Resource Center is a “first-stop shop” for resources on healthy relationships. It has helpful links associated with forming and sustaining healthy marriages. Information on the Administration’s Healthy Marriage Initiative is available at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services website.
Children, Youth and Families Education and Research Network (CYFERnet)
CYFERnet is a national network of land-grant university human development and family life faculty and county extension educators working to support community-based educational programs for children, youth, parents, and families. Research-based information on a wide variety of family life topics can be found on their website.
Coalition for Marriage, Family and Couples Education, L.L.C.
The Coalition for Marriage, Family and Couples Education serves as an information exchange and clearinghouse to help couples locate marriage and relationship courses; to help mental health professionals, clergy, and lay educators locate training programs and resources; to support community initiatives, legislation, and research; and to promote the effectiveness of the courses and increase their availability in the community.
National Stepfamily Resource Center
The National Stepfamily Resource Center’s primary objective is to serve as a clearinghouse of information, linking best practices and family science research on stepfamilies. The center provides research-based resources for stepfamilies and the professionals who work with them.
Call 211 for referrals and information about other Utah services and organizations that strive to strengthen marriages.