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Healing and Justice
are Human Rights

Rebuilding the lives of survivors, families and communities after torture and trauma.

Our Purpose

Since the 1980s, CVT has extended rehabilitative care to tens of thousands of torture survivors from around the world, nearly all of whom were refugees or asylum seekers.

Survivor Story

Ameer’s Story

We took to the streets in protest for many reasons: the oppression, the injustice, the distress, the poverty and more.
Survivor hugging son

Take Action

Every year thousands of supporters like you make contributions to and take action to rebuild the lives of survivors of torture.