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Features & News

A Tight-Knit Community Heals Individually

By CVT Intern Mary Hellmich

The tight-knit community at the Arab Community Center for Economic and Social Services, located in Dearborn, Michigan, is a pillar for its success as a healing center.

ACCESS uses a holistic approach to treating refugees and torture survivors.

Collaboration key at Virginia treatment program

Story by CVT volunteer Patricia Busse

Collaboration is a key part of the success of the Program for Survivors of Torture and Severe Trauma in Falls Church, VA.
Having case managers, psychiatrists and an attorney all working under one roof makes scheduling simpler and transportation more convenient

Maine city partners with local nonprofits to provide torture survivor services

Story by CVT volunteer Patricia Busse

For 12 years, the city of Portland, Maine, has been helping unanticipated secondary migrant refugees assimilate to the city, find housing and employment, and get connected with other social services.

But over the years, the city’s Refugee Services program