Operates in Africa
African Centre for Treatment and Rehabilitation of Torture Victims
Guidelines of assistance
ACTV provides free medical treatment, trauma, and psychosocial counseling, physiotherapy and legal advice to Ugandans and refugees.
ACTV is the pioneer provider of services to survivors and victims of torture in Uganda. ACTV operates a medical referral centre that provides physical and psychological care. It aims to support the rehabilitation process of victims of torture by security agencies or by rebels in Uganda and neighboring countries. By conducting workshops and trainings, it raises awareness about the effects of torture.