PROGRAM FOR TORTURE VICTIMS

Rating: 4.92 stars   12 reviews

Issues: Civil Rights, Mental Health, Human Services

Location: 3655 S. Grand Ave. Ste 290 Los Angeles CA 90007 USA

Mission: PTV is a non-profit organization whose mission is to alleviate the suffering and health consequences of torture through psychological, medical, legal, and case management services to victims of state-sponsored torture.
Results: After receiving services from PTV, our research shows that clients improve their mental and physical health, are able to re-enter society and the workforce, and participate more in their local communities.
Target demographics: PTV alleviates the suffering and health consequences of state-sponsored torture among refugees and asylum-seekers in the greater Los Angeles area. The organization has helped rebuild the lives of thousands of torture survivors from over 65 nations.
2010 Top-Rated Nonprofit
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EIN 95-4492477
(213) 747-4944
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Rating: 5 stars  

10 people found this review helpful

PTV has given me a tremendous support since i arrived from Africa in 2002. My life has changed because of the staff and their generous assistance with my health, ESL, housing and meeting new friends.

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I have my dignity back. I have my life back. I was granted asylum because of PTV's resources and generosity. The BEST NEWS is that my children are coming to live with me very soon!

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About every month

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2010-2-01

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