The TOGETHER Program provides a safe place for couples wanting to work together to build long-lasting changes in their families.  TOGETHER involves a research component to evaluate the effectiveness of its services.  Participants are randomly assigned to receive or not to receive services.  However, all participants receive incentives (gift cards) for completion of surveys.

What Does TOGETHER Offer?

  • A 20-hour educational workshop (small groups) for couples focusing on:
    • Communication and Problem Solving
    • Stress Management
    • Money Management
  • Access to community resources and services
  • Opportunities for job and career services
Incentives (gift cards) available for completion of surveys and attendance.  All services are free of charge to eligible participants in Northern Virginia and Montgomery County (MD). 

How Can You Participate?

If you and your partner are over the age of 18, and have lived together for at least one year, TOGETHER may be the right program for you.  

Please contact us at 1-877-432-1669 or email togethervtumd@gmail.com to find out more information.  

To download the TOGETHER Flyer, please click here

To download the TOGETHER Brochure, please click here.

Funding for this project is provided by the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families, Grant #90FM077-01-00.  Any opinions, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Children and Families.  The TOGETHER Program is a project of Virginia Tech and University of Maryland, College Park.  In partnership with Family Services, Inc., The Women's Center, SkillSource Group, Inc., and WorkSource Montgomery, Inc. These services are available to all eligible persons, regardless of race, gender, age, disability, or religion.

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