Your Support, Our Impact

Read some key facts, figures and client stories from the past year at The Living Room. Read more

COVID-19 Vaccination: Do you drink or use drugs?

Do you drink or use drugs? Have you previously? You could be at increased risk of getting COVID-19. Read on to learn more about the vaccine and staying safe. Read more

Women's History Month

To celebrate Women's History month, we have put together an article on the obstacles women face in addiction and recovery, and what we can do to overcome them. Thank you to the wonderful women on the clinical staff who contributed to this piece. Read more

We Are Reopening

We are moving back into our location based services. Read on for more information and important dates... Read more

All Eating Disorders are One

Eating Disorders Awareness Week runs from 1-7 March. Read on to learn how to identify an eating disorder and what ties them all together. Read more

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. Read more

The Not So Serious Fun Quiz

Soroptimist International of Hertford and District are hosting a Virtual Quiz Night on Friday 5th February 2021. Find out more... Read more

Centre Closures

We're still here for you. Are centres are closed but all of our online groups will continue as they are. Read more

Alcohol Awareness Week 2020

This year's Alcohol Awareness Week is focused on Alcohol and Mental Health. Read on to learn about drinking during lockdown and advice on staying safe and staying sane. Read more

Stevenage centre temporarily closed

Our Stevenage centre will be closed from 9th November to 23rd November. Read on for our coronavirus update. Read more

Hannah Gets Her Big Chop

We want to say a massive thank you to Hannah, who got her hair chopped off and raised £661 for The Living Room. Read more

Thank you Waitrose

We say thank you to Waitrose who have supported The Living Room through their Community Matters scheme. Read more

New online Gambling and Disordered Eating groups

Our new specialist Gambling group and returning Disordered Eating group are both launching online on 22nd September. Find out more... Read more

Our Virtual Centre Opens this Month

Our new Virtual Fourth Centre opens on 28th September. This online service will provide group therapy remotely for people who cannot join us in our local centres. Read more

Our Stevenage Centre Reopens

We are pleased to announce that our Stevenage centre has reopened for group therapy sessions and support from the crèche. Read more

Charity Shops Reopening

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 9am-5pm Wednesday 10am-5pm Saturday 9:30am - 4:30pm Read more

Volunteers' Week 2020

Volunteers' Week is held every June from 1st - 7th. Find out how we're thanking our volunteers in 2020. Read more

The Living Room celebrates 20-year birthday

The Living Room turns 20 years old this weekend. The Living room started on the 2nd May 2000 and we are so proud of the all the work our staff, clients and volunteers have done to bring recovery to all parts of Hertfordshire. Read more

Join the 2.6 challenge!

The 2.6 Challenge launches on Sunday 26th April and we're calling on you to become a home hero. Get creative, raise money and have a laugh! Read more

Our virtual doors are opening to new clients!

From Tuesday 7th April all new clients referred to The Living Room will be assessed by our new Triage service and given access to online group therapy. Read more

Coronavirus Response Update

We will continue to support our clients and work closely with our professional partners during this period. Read on for updates regarding our response to the Coronavirus. Read more

Coronavirus and our response

We will continue to support our clients and work closely with our professional partners during this period. Read about the changes we are making in response to the Coronavirus. Read more

Diving below the surface of eating disorders

This month marks the return of Eating Disorders Awareness Week. Dive below the surface of eating disorders with our counsellors Max and Olivia. Read more

Stevenage Community Trust funds new chairs for The Living Room

Stevenage Community Trust has enabled The Living Room to purchase new chairs for our group room at No. 15 The Glebe. Read more