Strengthening Family Relationships

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All families disagree sometimes. You might have problems that are hard to solve, or things going on that cause you stress. 

This Section of the Family Information Service website contains information and tools that can help reduce or improve conflict at home.

It includes:

  • An overview of parental conflict
  • Research 
  • Common casues of conflict
  • Practical tools and resources to help 

Important: Parental Conflict is NOT Domestic Abuse

Parental conflict is very different to domestic abuse.

When we talk about conflict we are working below the threshold of domestic abuse.

If you or someone you know is experiencing domestic abuse, please see local and national Domestic Abuse support services on the OSCB website or search for Domestic Abuse support here: 

About Parental Conflict

Read an overview of parental conflict, learn about why it matters, and why it is different to domestic abuse

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Common causes of conflict

There are many reasons that conflict may arise in relationships, but help is available no matter what the problem

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Practical tools and resources to help improve relationships

Conflict in relationships can be tricky to sort out on your own, but there are lots of tools and resources to help you sort it out

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Download the app!

Ready to sort it out? Download the Between us app to help you have a better relationship with your partner or co-parent

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