Siebren's internship

Read about Siebren de Vries' experiences as a Lepra intern! Read more

Help Beat Leprosy By Giving with Gifts

We are proud to have been selected as one of online retailer Giving with Gifts chosen charity partners. Read more

Stuart Paver Returns to Shoe Van Project

Lepra Ambassador, Stuart Paver recently returned to India to see our Shoe Van project in action. Stuart was the driving force behind and funded the first van in Bihar through his company, Pavers Shoes. The project provides, safe, custom footwear to people with disabilities caused by leprosy and lymphatic filariasis through mobile vans. Read more

James' marathon adventures

Read about James' marathon running in aid of Lepra, having successfully taken on the Colchester half marathon, Paris marathon, Ottawa Lumberjack challenge and the Stockholm marathon. Read more

Mental Motivators - Tackling The Mental Health Problems of Leprosy

Mental health issues affect 53% of people affected by leprosy or lymphatic filariasis. Our new Mental Motivators programme is helping people in Bangladesh to cope with these issues and get the help and support they need. Read more

Volunteer's Week - Volunteering with Lepra

This week is Volunteer's Week, an important chance for Lepra to recognise the achievements, contributions and value that volunteers bring to our fight against leprosy and lymphatic filariasis (LF) .Molly, who recently interned with us at our Colchester offices speaks about her experience of volunteering with Lepra. Read more

Socks and Sandals Week - Thank You!

We would like to thank everyone who took part in our socks and sandals week. Just by taking your photos and sharing on social media you are a big part of spreading awareness that leprosy still exists, affecting the lives of people every day, but is curable. Read more

London Marathon runners raise over £21,000!

After months of training our London Marathon runners finally had the finish line within their sights. Read more

Running to beat leprosy

Read about our 11 incredible runners taking on the 2019 London Marathon! Read more

High Commissioner visits Lepra-led project in Bihar

Read about The British High Commissioner in India's recent visit to one of our projects. Read more