Changing the lives of people affected by disease, poverty and prejudice.
By donating just £16 could pay for a self-help group start up package to help up to 10 people rebuild their lives. Help us improve more lives after leprosy... Read more
The latest leprosy update shows that there were 210,758 new cases of leprosy reported in 2015. Read more
The latest addition of Lepra News is now available to read online. Read more
Three times the number of leprosy cases have recently been found in Nizamabad, India. We urgently need your help to detect more cases, and provide access to the life-changing services Read more
Leprosy is an infectious disease of the skin and nerves. It is completely curable, however the stigma surrounding leprosy means people are shunned by society and so often hide away. Read more
Lymphatic filariasis is a parasitic disease transmitted through the bite of infected mosquitoes. There are around 1.23 billion people worldwide are threatened by lymphatic filariasis. Read more
Also known as kala-azar or black fever, visceral leishmaniasis (VL) is a parasitic disease contracted via sandfly. If not treated the disease can be fatal.
Six countries have 90% of the world's detected VL cases, with India accounting for 50% of the global burden Read more
Are you aware of the neglected tropical diseases that affect half a billion children worldwide? Read more
The popular cycle ride from Edinburgh to St Andrews took place on Saturday 11th June 2016. Sign up to get all the latest information about next year's event. Read more
Challenge yourself this year and sign up to run the Virgin London Marathon for Lepra! Read more
Cycle for charity in the RideLondon - Surrey100 on 30th July 2017. The ride takes through 100 miles from London into Surrey’s beautiful countryside.
The 18th to the 24th September marks Global Goals week. Find out how we're contributing to the Sustainable Development Goals. Read more