Marriage Support Programs

Marriage Support Programs

Worldwide Marriage Encounter

Worldwide Marriage Encounter is an international Catholic program for those who are looking to enrich their married love by pausing, reflecting, and connecting with one another. Couples of mixed-faith and those without religious affiliation are also welcome.


Retrouvaille is for couples who live in the disappointment and pain of a troubled marriage. It is a weekend experience with six follow-up sessions put on by couples who have rebuilt their own marriages. For confidential information about or to register for the next program, call 800-470-2230 or 419-841-1116 (in Toledo area) or visit the Retrouvaille website.

For Your Marriage

For Your Marriage includes resources for everyone, including engaged and married couples, and facts about Catholic marriage. The website is designed for a wide and varied audience and is part of a larger campaign which includes television public service messages which can be viewed on the site.

Smart Marriages Coalition

The Smart Marriages Coalition for marriage, family, and couples education offers relevant articles, videos, and research to help strengthen your relationships.

National Marriage Project

The National Marriage Project (NMP) is a nonpartisan, nonsectarian, and interdisciplinary initiative located at the University of Virginia. The Project’s mission is to provide research and analysis on the health of marriage in America, to analyze the social and cultural forces shaping contemporary marriage, and to identify strategies to increase marital quality and stability.


Beloved is a 6-session video series developed by the Augustine Institute that helps couples rediscover the true meaning of marriage and how to live it out as a couple. Find it on