Breaking the cycle of addiction

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We're here for you. You can make an appointment by phone or online. We are running free group therapy sessions at our hubs in Stevenage, St Albans and Watford or via Zoom. 

We're taking referrals from residents of Hertfordshire, so take your first step towards recovery with us today. For general enquiries, please use our enquiry form. Our staff will respond within 3 working days.

You can also find helpful support from other services on our resources page

If you need to speak with someone directly, you can still call us between 9am - 4:30pm (Mon-Fri) on 0300 365 0304

General Donation

In 2021, we are aiming to raise £20,000 in our general appeal. This represents the cost of successfully treating eight clients at our main counselling group.


Author: Cerise James

Target amount: £20,000.00

Amount raised: £12,207.90


Felicity's Story

Felicity used alcohol from an early age to escape from trauma and loneliness. 16 years later, she's genuinely happy for the first in her life. Read on to find out how she turned her life around.


Author: Sam Larkin

How do we reach people who are underrepresented in addiction services?

It can be hard to ask for help if you don’t think the helper fully understands you, which is why we're asking how we can reach people who are underrepresented in addiction services.


Author: Sam Larkin

Family and Carer Referrals

Referrals for family and carers


Author: Mark Wiseman

Our impact


The number of adults and children who accessed our services to receive treatment in 2018/19


is how much it costs to successfully treat a service user at The Living Room

10 months

The average stay in treatment for adults who then go on to stay in long term recovery


Success rate for treating clients suffering with alcohol addiction (compared to a national average of 33%)

Download our At a Glance sheet for a more detailed Impact report


  • Giving Tuesday 2021

    We’ve put together an article for Giving Tuesday. Explaining it's origin, it's messaging and global impact for people plus hundreds and thousands of local/national organisations & charities worldwide. Read more

  • Alcohol Awareness Week 2021

    We’ve put together an article for Alcohol Awareness Week so we can learn more about the impacts of alcoholism on ourselves and those around us. Read more

  • The Crown Golf Society Day- Thank You!

    Thank you to everyone at The Crown Golf society for their support of The Living Room at their annual golf day fundraiser. Read more