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 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

Event raises £5000 in memory of Chris

The Chris Frankish Trust has kindly donated £1666.66 to The Living Room from money raised at The Sharnbrook Garden Party earlier this year. Read more

Changing Herts Together

The Living Room, Spectrum CGL and Emerging Futures celebrated their new partnership with a joint launch at The Business and Technology Centre in Stevenage on Friday 27th September 2019. Read more

The Living Room becomes a member of Hertfordshire Chamber of Commerce

The Living Room is now a member of the Hertfordshire Chamber of Commerce. Read more

The Living Room Celebrates Commitment to Real Living Wage

We're celebrating becoming an accredited Living Wage employer because we believe a hard day's work deserves a fair day's pay. Read more

Creative writing course reaps rewards

The Living Room scooped a prize at the 2019 HAFLS Adult Achievement Awards for its creative writing course. Read more

Small Charity, Big Impact: Small Charities Week 2019

We’re proud to be a small charity that has a big impact and over the course of nearly 20 years we have made a real difference in Hertfordshire... Read more

The Living Room wins award at Volunteering Herts Conference 2019

Our volunteers nominated us for an award at this year’s Volunteering Herts Conference in Hatfield. Read more

Volunteers' Week 2019

It’s Volunteers' Week and this year we’d like to focus not only on the amazing work our volunteers do but also on what volunteering does for people’s self-esteem and personal development. Read more

King Alcohol

The Living Room presents 'King Alcohol', a play depicting addiction in its various guises and performed by some of our counsellors. Read more

Waitrose helps The Living Room ditch plastics

A grant from Waitrose Community Matters' scheme is helping us to replace our plastic and polystyrene cups with reusable ones. Read more

Watford gets a Living Room of its own

The Living Room in Watford is now open. The town's elected mayor, Peter Taylor, joined our team, local residents and other Watford charities to cut the ribbon on our new centre. Read more

Marathon runners clock up the miles for The Living Room

Two of our fantastic fundraisers, Vicky Cottom and George Livingston, are on course to raise thousands of pounds by running The London Marathon and the Marathon-Des-Sables. Read more