Our response to Dame Carol Black’s independent review on drugs

We wholeheartedly support Dame Carol Black's calls for radical change in the UK's approach to drug use - read more... Read more

Caring during Covid - Carers' Week 2021

More than 1 in 8 adults care for a family member or friend. This Carers' Week, read about the experiences of people affected by a loved one's addiction and their tips for coping and building a healthier life. Read more

Volunteers' Week 2021- Welcome Back!

To celebrate Volunteer's Week this year, we're sharing stories from volunteers past and present. Most importantly, we want to say welcome back, we've missed you! Read more

Your Support, Our Impact

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

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

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

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

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