Services

The Institute offers the following courses

Pre-Marriage Preparation and Training

Non-Residential Weekend Course
This is a short course run over Friday night and Saturday to provide the basic essential training and preparation for couples planning a Catholic Church wedding. The course fully meets Church requirements and is also suitable for inter-church couples. A Certificate of Attendance is provided at the end of each course.

Extended Course

This is a seven-week course (one session per week over seven weeks) for small groups of couples who wish for more extensive and thorough preparation for Catholic/Christian marriage. This course is offered by arrangement.

Marriage Enrichment Course

Learning how to enrich and revitalise your marriage. This is a six-week Christian based course (one session per week over six weeks) for couples who wish to deepen their relationship and develop a healthy and life-giving marriage and family life. This course brings wonderful blessings to married couples of all ages. This course is offered by arrangement.

Marriage Retreat/Renewal Days

Non-Residential Day for Married Couples
This is a one-day non-residential retreat in a relaxed setting with time for discussion together as a couple, personal prayer and reflection time.

Fertility Care

FertilityCare is an exciting new concept in reproductive health care. It is a holistic and healthy system that empowers couples to make healthy reproductive choices regarding their fertility and is fully in harmony with Catholic Church teaching. This service is provided on a professional basis by a fully trained Teacher-Practitioner of the FCCE organisation linked with NFI.

Marriage Renewal and Healing

Help and input available on a one-to-one basis for an individual couple. Help, advice and input is offered on a confidential one-to-one basis for individual couples who may be experiencing difficulties or dissillusionment in their marriage and family, or who need help with communication and intimacy generally. Sessions will be by arrangement.