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NSW Service for the Treatment and Rehabilitation of Torture and Trauma Survivors

STARTTS Chair Dr. Roger Gurr – Awarded 2021 Premier’s Human Rights Medal

STARTTS is delighted to announce that our Chairperson Dr Roger Gurr received the 2021 Human Rights Medal at the NSW Premier’s Harmony Dinner held on Saturday 13 March at Darling Harbour.

The award is recognition of Roger’s long-standing service to STARTTS and his commitment to human rights through associations over the years with Amnesty international, the Human Rights Council of Australia and more latterly his work in support of the human rights of those who live with mental illness.

The award was presented to Roger by the NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian and CEO of Settlement Services International – SSI Ms Violet Roumeliotis AM.

Our congratulations to Roger and to all the 2021 Award winners!



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