LEPRA Health in Action

(Unverified non-profit organisation)

LEPRA Health in Action is a health and medical development charity fighting diseases of poverty and working towards a world without leprosy (Hansen’s disease). They address not only leprosy prevention and treatment, but also other diseases of poverty including malaria, HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and lymphatic filariasis. Through providing health education in communities, training local staff, setting up specialist referral services and refurbishing hospitals and surgeries, LEPRA is working alongside vulnerable communities to help put people’s health in their own hands.

Website

https://www.lepra.org.uk/

Year established

1924

Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

1 million - 100 million

About this organisation

Partnership types

Provision of services / personnel

Regions / countries / territories

Europe: United Kingdom

Global issues

HIV/AIDS, TB, malaria, health and medical