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Leprosy still exists

Help us to overcome this disease. 

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Lepra News Spring 2022

Lepra News Spring 2022 is out now!

In this  issue:
United for Dignity: Breaking the Cycle of Prejudice & Discrimination
Introduction from Lepra’s new CEO, Jimmy Innes
The Historic Impact of Prejudicial Laws
The Integration of Support for Mental Health 

Download your copy here!

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Current appeals

Lepra News Spring 2022

Lepra News Spring 2022 is out now!

In this  issue:
United for Dignity: Breaking the Cycle of Prejudice & Discrimination
Introduction from Lepra’s new CEO, Jimmy Innes
The Historic Impact of Prejudicial Laws
The Integration of Support for Mental Health 

Download your copy here!

Lend your support

Today, 600 people will be diagnosed with leprosy; 50 of those will be children. 

Over 3 million people across the globe are living with undiagnosed leprosy. Leprosy is not a disease of the past, it still exists and it is still destroying lives. 

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Your support changes lives.

  • We reached 226,730 people through health education and events to raise awareness of leprosy and other neglected diseases.
  • In 2020-2021, we reached 291,890 people through diagnosis, treatment and care.
  • We provided 25,308 pairs of protective footwear in 2020-21 to help prevent further disabilities.
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  • We reached 226,730 people through health education and events to raise awareness of leprosy and other neglected diseases.
  • In 2020-2021, we reached 291,890 people through diagnosis, treatment a.nd care
  • We provided 25,308 pairs of protective footwear in 2020-21 to help prevent further disabilities.
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How we help

Shapla works as a community health volunteer in Bangladesh to help others who are affected by leprosy.

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