Transforming the lives of people affected by leprosy.
You gift today could help more families like the Manjhi's to be found and treated. Just £27 could help us find another hidden case of leprosy. Read more
There are over 4 million people living with a disability caused by leprosy that need your help. Read more
Find out more about our project that helped over 200 families. Read more
Read about our new methods of active case finding - and hos it is helping us find more people living with leprosy than ever before. 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 from treatment. 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
Join us on 17th June 2017 for a day of cycling around the spectacular Scottish landscape whilst helping to raise money for people affected by leprosy. Sign up now! Read more
This challenge runs over just one day, but with five peaks to tackle it’s certainly no walk in the park! Prepare for an energising journey through the rugged and dramatic landscape of the Lake District, as you venture across 14 miles and tackle five of England’s most demanding peaks, including its highest – Scafell Pike. Read more
The BMW Berlin Marathon is one of the largest and most popular road races in the world with more than 40,000 participants. Its a flat course so if you're looking for a personal best then this is the marathon for you! Read more
Read on to find out what's been happening over the past couple of months! Read more
Guest blogger, Jennifer Thorpe from Polygeia writes about why so many women remain undetected and untreated for leprosy. Read more