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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.


Senior Psychotherapist

Part-Time (2 days, with the possibility of increase to 2.5 days) Salary: £35,000 pro rata (£14,000 for 2 days, £17,500 for 2.5 days) Room to Heal is a human rights charity and healing community based in London. Our mission is to support people who have survived torture and organised violence to rebuild their lives in…

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Run with Room to Heal

Run with Room to Heal Victoria Park, Hackney – Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM Our first fundraising run of the year is taking place on 9th March. If you want to join us, please contact and we will send you all you need to know. There’s still time and…

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January 2019 HAPPY AND PEACEFUL NEW YEAR Since starting at Room to Heal in September, I’ve been struck by the power of community. When things are tough or in happier times, our members, staff and volunteers really are here for each other. Room to Heal is a special place. My focus this year is on…

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