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
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 about our new methods of active case finding - and how it is helping us find more people living with leprosy than ever before. Read more
We launched our Beat Leprosy campaign in 2014, with the aim to push all our efforts even further to beat the disease by our 100th year. Find out how we've been getting on so far... Read more
Leprosy is an infectious disease of the skin and nerves. Although completely curable, 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 sand fly. If not treated the disease can be fatal. Read more
Are you aware of the neglected tropical diseases that affect half a billion children worldwide? Read more
NOW SOLD OUT - Cycle for charity in the RideLondon - Surrey100 on 30th July 2017. The ride takes you 100 miles from London into Surrey’s beautiful countryside.
This challenge runs over just one day, but with five peaks to tackle it’s certainly no walk in the park! Read more
Teenager Alice shares her thoughts about the devastating effects of leprosy. Read more
Read more about our latest project to improve diet and food habits in Bangladesh! Read more
Jennifer Thorpe, from global think tank Polygeia, investigates the link between a leprosy diagnosis and mental health. Read more