«It has to be said, from the favelas to the United Nations: gratuity is what gives men their infinite dignity . »
Heart’s Home is an international Catholic non-profit Organization founded in 1990 by Rev. Thierry de Roucy. Heart’s Home is a global network of volunteers who assist and form deep personal bonds with troubled, disadvantaged and socially isolated individuals in some of the world’s most desperate areas. Heart’s Home is active on five continents, with 41 centers in 21 countries.
Since 2005, Heart’s Home is an NGO in special consultative status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations, whose official name is “Association Points-Coeur”
The Action of Heart’s Home in favor of human rights focuses on:
- Human Rights Education
- Rights of the Child
- Extreme Poverty
- Cultural Rights
- Universal Periodic Review: Reports on human rights situation in our various host countries, developed in close collaboration with volunteers on the field and others NGOs.