Netherlands Leprosy Relief (NLR), a member of International Federation of Anti-Leprosy Associations (ILEP), is supporting National Leprosy Eradication Programme (NLEP) of India since 1993...
SCG activities in leprosy colonies & villages
Persons with disability (PWD) due to leprosy are prone to develop new secondary impairments / disability. To check / prevent secondary disabilities NLR Foundation has organized SCG activities in leprosy colonies & villages.
NLR Foundation has started SCG in one more leprosy colony in Jaipur, Rajasthan recently taken for support along with same in 143 colonies in 6 states.
28 PWD joined as SCG members. They were provided logistic and training in self-care on 21st March 2015.
GHC staff of Jaipur also collaborated the project. All the persons affected by Leprosy & their dependents were satisfied with training and promised that they will practice self-care in their colony regularly.