Our vision, values and strategy

We are driven by our vision, values and strategy to help the children, women and men affected by leprosy and other neglected diseases. Read more

Why we're needed

Last year almost 214,000 people were diagnosed with leprosy. Read more

FAQs about our work

Find out answers to some frequently asked questions about our work Read more

Our fundraising promise

Your support and generosity enables us to improve the lives of those children, women and men overseas who are affected by disease, poverty and prejudice. This is our promise to you... Read more

Our Royal Patronage

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II became Patron of the British Empire Leprosy Relief Association (BELRA) in 1952 and The Duke of Gloucester is our Vice President. Read more

Our ambassadors

Ambassadors of Lepra help to support and promote the work we do and the lives we help to change. Read more

Our history

We have been fighting disease for 95 years. Read about our key achievements and our Patron, Her Majesty The Queen. Read more

Leprosy Matters Podcast

To celebrate #WorldLeprosyDay we're proud to launch our Leprosy Matters podcast. Join Lepra CEO Geoff Prescott and Fiona Duby OBE as they explore the important issues around leprosy. Read more