About Leprosy

While the prospects for people affected by leprosy have vastly improved, leprosy remains a disease that destroys lives and blights communities.

Every 2
minutes

someone is diagnosed with leprosy

Leprosy is curable!

with a full course of multi-drug therapy

60% of leprosy cases are in India

leprosy is also prevalent in Africa and South East Asia

Early diagnosis and treatment

Can help avoid permanent disability

From The Blog

24.07.17
4 ways your shopping can change the lives of people affected by leprosy, like Sangwan

We’re often asked “why does The Leprosy Mission Australia have a shop?”

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24.07.17
Restore

Introducing The Leprosy Mission Australia’s very own brand of beauty, home and gift ware.

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