Many patients take Multi-Drug Therapy (MDT) and are cured from leprosy within a year.
Once shunned due to leprosy, Joel is now a man with a vision. “I want to see people with leprosy access everything – education, and their rights!”
Afliana Lisnahan Reis (Nona), Country Leader, The Leprosy Mission Timor Leste
By Sheldon Rankin, CEO
When Avinash was 12-years-old, he loved to play a game with the other children in his village in Nepal. They would put a pin in their feet to test their bravery. Whoever did not flinch would win the game.
The story behind The Leprosy Mission Prayer by Janet Walmsley