Therapeutic retreat to Abbey Organic Farm

August 24, 2017 Our stories We visited a new location for our Summer therapeutic retreat: Abbey Farm, an organic retreat centre and farm in Cirencester. Members were given tours of the organic farm, harvested vegetables which we cooked up into fantastic feasts, from vegetable biryani to chicken foot soup! “We were in the green fresh air, eat organic food, the […]

Room to Heal run the British 10k!

July 10, 2017 Our stories Sunday 9th July, 26 degrees heat, the sun beaming down and the crowds swelling. Six runners sped across the city to raise money for Room to Heal. We are so grateful for their magnificent effort, Mamadou, Dame, Otto, Ella, Maria & Santi, you are our heros! If you have donated to Mamadou and Dame’s JustGiving […]

A Summer Celebration of 10 years of Room to Heal

July 4, 2017 Our stories We would like to thank all of you who came to our 10th Anniversary Summer Party on Friday. We had so much fun!! We were really moved by the turnout, the warmth and energy of our friends and supporters – some who’ve been by our side from the beginning, some new. Our members’ storytelling was […]

International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

June 26, 2017 News Today, 26th June 2017, marks the UN International day in support of victims of torture. It is an opportunity to invoke the non-negotiable nature of the prohibition of torture: that conscious cruelty cannot be sanctioned, no matter the circumstances. Torture is a calculated act of brutality that degrades us all. 31 years ago today, the […]

Summer Party Friday 30th June: Celebrating 10 years of Room to Heal!

June 23, 2017 News Only one week to go until our 10th Anniversary Summer Party!! Come and celebrate a decade of our work: we’ve come a long way and would love to see our members, friends and supporters who’ve made Room to Heal what it is over the last few years. Friday June 30th, 6pm til late @ Mildmay […]

World Refugee Day is here!

June 20, 2017 In the media Amid chaos and tragedy in London, we must not forget the resilience and strength that we can all learn from each other when we come together and look past difference. Refugee Day – and Refugee Week – is a chance to celebrate the enormous contribution that migrants, refugees and asylum seekers make to our communities […]




Donate to Dame and Mamadou who are running the British 10k on July 9 in support of Room to Heal! Mayville

Your money could fund a therapist to help members recover from severe trauma, help to pay for healing programmes such as the storytelling project, or cover travel expenses for members to get to a retreat. We also need general funds for staff wages and running costs such as office rental and telephone. Donations through JustGiving […]