Jubida is part of a leprosy community in India that relies on regular visits from a Leprosy Mission mobile clinic. “Every week I wait for the clinic to come,” Jubida told us.
The Leprosy Mission Trust India has launched an innovative new mobile therapy unit.
Imagine sitting at home without a job despite being a graduate, shunned by neighbours and friends, and with no confidence to carry on with life — all because you have a physical disability...
Munia has experienced unimaginable hardship and trauma in her young life.
Every day, more than 30 children are diagnosed with leprosy in India.
Fifty-five successful surgeries were carried out at Kothara Leprosy Mission Hospital in India recently, Hospital Superintendent Dr Asha Massey, reported.