It’s Not a Simple Bandage
February 26, 2018

Rosa came to Living Room this winter in need of immediate housing for her and her two young children. She was camping in a concealed, wooded area in Atlanta. To make matters more difficult, Rosa lives with a mental health issue, which only became worse when she and her children were without a home. She […]

This is AIDSWatch Georgia
February 9, 2018

Welcome to session at the Georgia State Capitol, where legislators and lobbyists feverishly jump from one committee meeting to another and where, on February 8, citizens packed the halls to advocate for issues affecting people living with HIV. This is AIDSWatch Georgia. AIDSWatch Georgia is an advocacy-focused event put on by Georgia Equality each year. […]

Meet Our 2017 Allstar Volunteers
January 31, 2018

From community outreach and events to technological services, we truly could not have served as many clients as we did in 2017 without the help of our volunteers. As we springboard into the new year, we want to take a moment to showcase and applaud three volunteers who went above and beyond in 2017. Casey […]

Open House Party Takes the Cake
January 30, 2018

Some people have ceremonies by cutting ribbons, breaking ground, or popping champagne. But at Living Room, we’re cake people. At the New Office Open House Party held last week, we were elated to see so many friends, partners, and civic leaders come to see the new hub of where ending homelessness for people living with […]

Saturday, February 3, 2018, the Metropolitan Atlanta HIV Health Services Planning Council (MAHHSPC) will host its 19th annual Atlanta Area Outreach Initiative (AAOI) with the theme “No Label. No Limits.” This is a big deal. For people living with HIV, connecting and adhering to consistent medical care can be difficult and daunting. The purpose of […]

When Giving Takes the Stage
December 28, 2017

Actor’s Express will be performing both parts of Angels in America, the epic, Tony Award-winning shows for best drama in Atlanta, January 12- February 17th. Set in the 1980’s New York City HIV/AIDS Epidemic, the play examines gay life and HIV/AIDS in America. Perhaps you caught the HBO miniseries or saw ads for National Theatre Live […]

Coming January 25: New Office Open House
December 28, 2017

We opened the doors of our new office in downtown Atlanta two months ago, and we couldn’t be more thrilled. Having all staff under a single roof and an increase in office space allows us work more efficiently and provide a higher quality of service to our clients. (We will never take these confidential meetings rooms for […]

Living Room Clients Get Festive
December 27, 2017

During the holiday season, it’s easy to take for granted the ability to travel to see family, having a space to host family, or even having family (born or chosen) to make memories with. For us, our client parties are a chance to practice hospitality and share love and kindness to the folks we serve. […]

Living Room Goes Big on #GivingTuesday
November 30, 2017

This past Tuesday, people all over the world celebrated and supported their favorite nonprofits by giving and raising money on #GivingTuesday. The day signaled hope, determination, and kindness, at a time when—let’s face it—the news circuit is more often than not rife with disheartening headlines. At the beginning of Georgia Gives on Giving Tuesday, we […]

Donor Spotlight: Roger
November 30, 2017

Roger first learned about Living Room around 8 years ago when a friend invited him and his partner, Keith, to a Living Room event (anyone else remember the era of Living Room’s Sapphire Ball?!). At the event, several former Living Room clients shared their stories, and Roger was brought to tears. Hearing about the hardship, […]