1805 Sauvé West, Office 305,
Montreal, QC H4N 3H4
Tel: (514) 744-3199
Toll Free: 1 (866) 744-3199
Web site: www.slc-lr.ca
Charitable No. 10311 5812 RR0001
Leprosy is a disease linked to poverty. Untreated, the disease leads to wounds and deformities. Around 200,000 new cases are reported worldwide each year. At least 3 million people are living with some permanent disability due to leprosy. Fortunately, leprosy can be completely cured with a few months of effective drug treatment. If treatment starts at an early stage, most patients never suffer the damaging complications of leprosy.
Founded in 1961, Leprosy Relief is a leading international humanitarian organization fighting leprosy. Leprosy Relief is a member of ILEP the international Federation of Anti-Leprosy Associations. Leprosy Relief Canada works to restore health, hope and dignity to people affected by leprosy.