Libertas Center for Human Rights of Elmhurst Hospital

The Libertas Center for Human Rights, Elmhurst Hospital provides comprehensive services to survivors of torture, including medical, mental, legal and social services. and legal support. It is located at Elmhurst Hospital Center, Queens, New York.


79-01 Broadway
Queens, NY 11373

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Email address: 

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Referral Information: 

The best way to make a referral is by filling out our Libertas Center Referral Form online. You can also email our Social Worker Ashley Mitchell, (this link will email both), who coordinates our intakes, and copy our Clinical Director Walter Fendrich,, or call 718-334-6209. Here is a link to our Resources for Clients page.

Services Provided: 

  • Legal Services
  • Medical Services
  • Mental Health Services
  • Social Services

Key Partners in Direct Care (Please send referrals to healing center first): 

We have multiple partners with whom we collaborate closely for social and legal service referrals, please look at our Partners & Supports page.

If someone is not eligible for your services do you assist with local referrals?: