Project information

Fund our torture survivor treatment centres

This is your opportunity to fund one of our five treatment centres in the UK.

Fund for one year

Charity information: FREEDOM FROM TORTURE

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  • Need

    Need

    At Freedom from Torture we never want to be in a position where we are turning people away who need us. Our independence from government funding has always been an important part of who we are. Being able to rely upon the continued generosity of individual supporters has meant our doors have stayed open while others close, but the need for our services is increasing as we try to fill some of the gaps left by these recent closures.

    Solution

    Our treatment centres are in desperate need of funds in order to continue their vital work. We have five centres across the UK where we offer psychiatry, clinical psychology, psychotherapy, counselling, complementary therapies and support with housing and welfare.

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    To fund one of our five treatment centres so that survivors of torture have somewhere to turn.

    Activities

    » Our treatment centres provide practical and psychological support.

    Success will be...working with survivors of torture so they can come to terms with their past, restore their faith in humanity and begin to rebuild their lives.


  • Impact

    Impact

    We also speak out alongside survivors to raise awareness and influence decision makers.

    Risk

    None.

    Reporting

    Regular detailed updates from frontline staff, citing cases of survivors who have benefited from Freedom from Torture's treatment centres.

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £10,000

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      Amount Heading Description
      £10,000 Clinician salaries Providing direct support to survivors of torture

    Current Funding / Pledges

    Source Amount
    Individual giving- unrestricted donations £150,000 Conditional
  • Background

    Location

    We have five centres - London, Manchester, Birmingham, Newcastle and Glasgow - you can choose to fund any centre.

    Beneficiaries

    Men women and children in the UK who have survived torture

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    We have over 25 years' experience working with survivors of torture and have built up an enormous expertise in meeting their unique needs

    Read more about the Charity running this project.

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What we do

What we do