VI.TO- Hospitality and Care for Victims of Torture, Italian Council for Refugees (CIR)

The primary objectives of VI.TO are: *The early identification of torture survivors. *Awareness-raising and training of staff at the national health service and other organisations on torture issues. *Medical, psychological, legal and social assistance during the asylum-seeking process and once refugee status has been granted. Focus is on avoiding re-traumatisation and providing adequate care.

Key wordsasylum seekers / refugees / rehabilitation / torture