(This website depicts the work of NLR in India and NLR India Foundation (A Local Trust).)
In response to COVID19, NLRIF as of 24th Jul ’20 has reached: Awareness on symptoms and prevention – 308696; persons affected with leprosy reached – 8500; families of leprosy affected provided with essential food, medical and hygiene kits -3176, No. of needy patients provided MDT – 126; Demonstrations (Hand Wash, Use of Mask, Social Distancing) – 11169; and IEC material distributed – 7158.

News Update

Women empowerment on International Women’s Day by Country Director of NLR India

Women from SHG of NLR India supported leprosy colonies were felicitated by our Country Director and staff members with a Certificate of Motivation on the occasion of International Women’s Day, for their hard work in nurturing their family and being an inspiration for other women in the community, at NLR India’s branch office.”

Dr. Ashok Agarwal on air

Country Director Dr. Ashok Agarwal on air on FM 96.9 in the talk about leprosy.

World Leprosy Day 2020

NLR Delhi team with Unite English Medium School for creating awareness about leprosy on World Leprosy Day 2020.

NLR India is in the spirit of creating students as ‘The change agents’ for the society for sensitive issues like leprosy.

Awareness on PEP++

Country Director Dr. Ashok Agarwal and Dr. Suchitra Lisam Project coordinator (PEP++) from NLR India creating awareness regarding symptoms, prevention, and treatment of leprosy.

Leprosy is curable, let’s end the stigma associated.

Events in leprosy colonies

NLR India conducted an event in leprosy colonies to develop their life skills through activities such as painting, dancing, singing, and games.

NLR India celebrated Republic Day at Jeevan Deep Kushth Ashram, R.K Puram

NLR India celebrated Republic Day at Jeevan Deep Kushth Ashram, R.K Puram.

Let’s end discrimination, stigma, and prejudice associated with leprosy.

Assessment Camp for disabilities persons

Assessment Camp was organised for persons with disabilities at Jeevan Deep kusht Ashram, R.K Puram in collaboration with Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyaya National Institute of persons with physical disabilities, ITO, New Delhi, and stationery support provided by CIP Centre for India Progressing (CIP), Noida.

Purpose of the camp was to provide assistive devices to persons affected by leprosy and to promote education.

Awareness Campaign at Trade Fair (Pragati Maidan)

NLR India’s efforts in creating awareness for Leprosy and reducing stigma in Awareness Campaign at Trade Fair (Pragati Maidan).

Janv Berkel (Director of NLR) @ 20th ILC2019 PH in Manila

Janv Berkel director of @NLR No Leprosy and president of the LEP Anti Leprosy addressing the 20th #ILC2019PH in Manilla, 2019. Jan tells his moving story of Ajay who is not allowed to play football with the other kids when they find out he has leprosy.

Duane Hinders from NLR updating about PEP++ @ ILC2019 Manila

Duane Hinders from @NLR_No Leprosy convincing everyone about the importance of #PEP++ at #ILC2019PH: “If we do not strengthen primary care services, we have not done our job”. Based on all the pictures being taken of his slides. Great Success!

Click the link for more information
https://nlrinternational.org/news/pep-an-enhanced-regimen-for-leprosy/

‘Forgotten Communities- Leprosy Affected’

Mr. Arun Kumar from #NLR India delivered lecture on ‘Forgotten Communities-Leprosy Affected’ at School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi.

The students are graduates in engineering and planning, studying the Regional and Urban planning. The motive of the meeting was to aware them about leprosy disease and problems of persons affected so that they can be involved in the development plan.

NLR India has its own unique style of celebration.

NLR India organised coloring activity on the auspicious occasion of Dussehra @R.K Puram (Jeevan Deep Kusht Ashram) to motivate children to take up extra-curricular activities.

Health Camp at “Leprosy colony”

NLR India organised a health camp at “Leprosy colony”, Peeragarhi, partners #district health society #Leprasociety#CIP Ms. Heleen and Ms. Jacqueline from NLR International, visited the camp.

Happy International Day Of The Girl Child

NLR India wishes Happy International Day Of The Girl Child

Girls have the power to change the world. Educate them ”Girl child education and empowerment is a great step in the right direction”

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