The Leprosy Mission (or TLM) is an international Christian charity, founded in 1874, and now bringing healing and restoration to some 300,000 people affected by leprosy in 29 countries. The Mission has over 2,300 staff worldwide, and works both directly, through its own hospitals and programmes, and in partnership with churches, voluntary agencies, patient organisations, governments and international organisations to meet the total needs of people affected by leprosy. The Mission has an annual international budget of £9.35 million and relies on the contributions of individuals, churches and other groups to support its international work.
Our Mission Statement
To minister in the name of Jesus Christ to the physical, mental, social and spiritual needs of individuals and communities disadvantaged by leprosy, working with them to uphold human dignity and eradicate leprosy