"States Parties shall take all appropriate measures to promote physical and psychological recovery and social reintegration of a child victim of:
Such recovery and reintegration shall take place in an environment which fosters the health, self-respect and dignity of the child."
- any form of neglect, exploitation, or abuse;
- torture or any other form of cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment;
- or armed conflicts.
Article 39, United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child
We take our name from Article 39 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child.
Children have the right to recover from abuse and mistreatment in environments that nurture their health, self-respect and dignity.