A NEW website has been launched to help families who may be facing a strain on relationships during lockdown.

Relationship Matters is a new partnership between North Yorkshire County Council and 14 other local authorities across the Yorkshire and Humber Region working together to help families in distress.

It offers information, tips and help to stay calm and information on further support agencies for those who need to get help.

North Yorkshire County Councillor Michael Harrison, said: “The coronavirus restrictions have led to big changes in our everyday lives and so it is inevitable that some relationships are feeling strained.

To access the new website visit relationshipmatters.org.uk