Marriage & Family

Marriage Preparation

Click here to view PDF VersionMarriage and Relationship Education at CatholicCare

CatholicCare invites you to spend some time with us making your marriage the best it can be. You can choose between 3 different courses, suited to your individual needs: Becoming One, Intimate I or Intimate II.

Courses are run either in the group or face-to-face format, on weeknights and some weekends, in the following locations: Bankstown, Beverly Hills, Fairfield, Hoxton Park, Hunters Hill, Lewisham, Leichhardt, Liverpool, Miranda, Strathfield, Sydney City, Peakhurst and Waverley.

For more information about each course, dates and making a booking, please see our brochure and calendar, or contact us.

Telephone: (02) 9509 1234


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Other Marriage Preparation Courses

Catholic Engaged Encounter

A weekend course which focuses on the relationship of the couple and their relationship with God. Engaged Encounter provides an opportunity for each couple to talk privately, honestly and intensely about their future lives together; their strengths and weaknesses; desires, ambitions and goals; their attitudes about money, sex, children, and family; and their role in the Church and society.

Telephone: (02) 9868 2924


Of Life and Love

A course designed to give special emphasis to the spiritual and sacramental dimensions of marriage, while paying due attention to the more practical aspects as well, such as families, communication and finances. Of Life and Love highlights the importance of God’s grace and of human love in building a happy and enduring relationship.

Telephone:(02) 9307 8404


SmartLoving Engaged Online

An online course giving couples the tools to make their marriage the best it can be.

  • Learn through high-quality videos presented by world leaders in relationship education
  • Gain practical skills you'll use throughout your married life
  • Discover new ways to love your fiancé, and better ways to handle conflict
  • Course Report & Completion Certificate included

Telephone: (02) 9319 6280


Together As One

A weekend program that considers factors which contribute to an enduring and satisfying marriage and helps couples develop the knowledge and skills necessary to deal with relationship challenges. Together As One also demonstrates how the sacrament of marriage can enrich a loving Christian relationship.
Telephone: (02) 9771 4385