What We Do

NARME is a national association formed in 2010 to represent the interests and serve the needs of Relationship, Marriage and Family Educators by:

  • Providing ongoing professional training opportunities
  • Hosting an annual conference featuring skills-based education programs, best practices in the field and the latest research
  • Disseminating timely and relevant research about the family in America, and the effectiveness of marriage and relationship education programs
  • Facilitating collaboration among healthy marriage, responsible fatherhood, and other  family allies
  • Supporting public policy that strengthens marriages and families
  • Maintaining a website to advance our mission and activities


Our Values

We are informed in our work by the following core values:

  • The source of our unity is our shared commitment to acting as champions for children. We seek ever increasing levels of collaboration among family educators.
  • We seek to engage educators across the United States equipping them to be successful in leading a revitalization of healthy marriages, responsible fatherhood, and strong families.
  • We desire accountability for measurable results.