Healing centers

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Features & News

Privilege and Giving Back

by Valerie Thompson, CVT volunteer

Lisa Matos of HealthRight International is privileged and she will tell you so. She will also tell you that it is this sense of being fortunate that drives her to work for others.

“I was a privileged immigrant,”

Transition from stand-alone nonprofit to embedded program is complex but rewarding

By Valerie Thompson, CVT Volunteer

It’s been just about a year now since Survivors International, based in the Bay Area, was brought under the umbrella of the University of California, San Francisco and the San Francisco General Hospital Trauma Recovery Center.

The Boston Center for Refugee Health and Human Rights: Collaborating for Comprehensive Services

by CVT volunteer Lara Palmquist

The Boston Center for Refugee Health and Human Rights (BCRHHR) started as a small clinic in 1998 and now provides a range of services to approximately 450 survivors of torture from more than 70 countries.

A spirit of collaboration has guided the center’s mission