Organization

Libertas Center for Human Rights (Torture Survivor Treatment Center)

Joined in December 2009

About Us

The Libertas Center, located at Elmhurst Hospital, provides survivors of torture and human rights violations in the New York City area with comprehensive medical, mental health, social and legal services to help clients regain function and lead healthy, confident, and hopeful lives. Using an integrated, strength's based, and trauma informed approach to delivering and facilitating care, the Libertas Center places torture survivors and their communities at the center of our work, taking guidance from them and recognizing their great capacity for resilience.

The Libertas Center, located at Elmhurst Hospital, provides survivors of torture and human rights violations in the New York City area with comprehensive medical, mental health, social and legal services to help clients regain function…

Areas of Focus Include

  • Health & Medicine
  • Human Rights & Civil Liberties
  • Immigrants or Refugees
  • Mental Health
  • Victim Support

Location

79-01 Broadway, Annex G, 5th Floor, Queens, NY 11373