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Room to Heal - Creating community - restoring life after violence

Room to Heal uses the power of community to support people who have experienced torture and organised violence to rebuild their lives in exile.

  • In 2007 five asylum seekers gathered around the fire at an inner city garden in London to grow food, share stories, and support each other through the challenges they faced.

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We are a small grass-roots organisation that relies on volunteers and the energy and generosity of our supporters to raise vital funds. However you choose to help us, we are immensely grateful for your support.


Garden Coordinator – Sessional Worker

Deadline to apply 24th May 2019 We are looking for a Garden Coordinator to take a lead in developing, coordinating and maintaining our small garden at Mildmay Community Centre, alongside coordinating with our volunteers and staff at Culpeper Community Garden. Gardening and being in nature is a key part of Room to Heal’s therapeutic work…

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Job Opportunity

Group Counsellor / Therapist Deadline: 28th April 2019 Part-Time 2.5 days / Salary: £30,000 pro rata (£15,000 for 2.5 days) Role of Post: To assist in the facilitation of a trauma-focused therapeutic programme, including co-facilitating a therapeutic support group, carrying out individual assessments and some individual short-term therapy. This post will also take a lead…

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We are looking for new trustees

We are looking for new trustees to work with our existing board, our new Director and committed team. We want to bring in new people to help provide strategic vision and ideas to develop Room to Heal in this new phase of its development. We are particularly interested in potential candidates who have one or…

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