Christmas and New Year Opening Times 2019

This year we are open on the following times.... 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

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

The Living Room graduates from Building Effectiveness programme

The Living Room has successfully completed a course that helps charities improve their practices. Read more

The Hidden Cost of Substance Abuse In The Workplace

An article from the 'UK Addiction Treatment Centres' website detailing the hidden cost of substance abuse in the workplace. Read more

Families Living In Recovery launch

The Living Room, Relate and Family Lives are teaming up to deliver Families Living In Recovery, a scheme to support families living in crisis because of addiction. Read more

Salvation Army delivers Christmas treats to crèche.

In the true spirit of Christmas, representatives of the Salvation Army's Stevenage branch dropped by last week with a sack-full of gifts for children attending our crèche. Read more

TLR draws attention to homelessness at SA Sleepout

The Living Room has taken part in one of Hertfordshire's most important fundraising events, St Albans Sleepout, and it proved to be a great success. Read more

Happy Days crèche opens for an extra day

Our crèche, Happy Days, is extending its service to a third day each week, thanks to funding from Children In Need. Read more

Hertfordshire Freemasons fund Disordered Eating group

We're delighted to announce the opening of a specialist Disordered Eating Group at our Stevenage centre, thanks to a grant from Hertfordshire Freemasons. Read more

Happy Days celebrates Children In Need Day

Today we celebrated Children In Need Day by making sure Pudsey was at the centre of everything we did at our Happy Days Creche. Read more

Graduates open up at Open Days

The Living Room has held it's annual Open Days at Stevenage and St Albans, giving visitors an insight into our unique service and an opportunity to hear testimonials from some of our graduates. Read more

Festival honours TLR with recovery film award

The Recovery Street Film Festival has awarded The Living Room with a prize for its film 'The Underpass' - which tells the story of a client at The Living Room. Read more

The Living Room celebrates contract win with plans to expand

We are delighted to announce that The Living Room has secured a contract to provide Hertfordshire's community-based drugs and alcohol rehabilitation programme for the next eight years. Read more

Volunteers Week - Recognising Valuable Team Members

From the 1-7th of June we have been celebrating Volunteers' Week. It is a chance to say thank you for the fantastic contribution millions of volunteers make across the UK. Pictured here are some of our fabulous team. Read more