Our mission, our values

Our mission

Promote the rehabilitation and integration of newcomers and of any person who has been traumatized, prior to their arrival in Canada, by organized violence, that it is of political, social, identity or religious.  

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client.art in 2020
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Hours of therapy
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Years of service

Our values

The team of the RIVO attaches the highest importance to the relationship of trust to develop with its customers. The person with lived experience of organized violence has needs that are very specific : it remains deeply marked by the events experienced in his country of origin, while its integration with us requires a lot of resilience.
Community organization, we are committed to working in a network.
Empathy and listening
Commitment
Professionalism
Social Justice and solidarity

Partners of the RIVO

UNITED AGAINST VIOLENCE ORGANIZED

The team of the RIVO

BOARD Of DIRECTORS

Luke Martin

President

Sidney Frank

Vice-president

Ligia Acedo

Treasurer

Monique Tremblay

Secretary

Marie-Ève Isabel

director

Diane Small

director

Jennie-Laure Sully

director

Myriam Vargas Luna

director
Staff

Jacques Bertrand

Director

House Of Al Masalkhi

Assistant coordinator

Arij Al Sabek

Administrative Assistant

Emmeline Desrameaux

Finance
PSYCHOSOCIAL TEAM

Marian Shermarke

Elizabeth Montesino

Helena Bérubé