Advocacy for inclusion

Melghat Viklang Jan Sangthan, a district-level organisation of persons with disabilities, promoted by The Leprosy Mission Trust India’s IHDID (Inclusive Holistic Development of Individuals with Disabilities) project, organised a planning meeting at TLM Kothara Hospital, on April 20, where 30 block-level and district-level office-bearers of Disabled Peoples’ Organisations (DPO) participated.

Understanding the needs to plan interventions

The Community Intervention Unit (CIU) of TLM Shahdara Hospital, in New Delhi organised a need assessment camp for elderly persons affected by leprosy in Kasturba Gram Kusth Ashram, Tahirpur, New Delhi, on April 18.

Govt health workers trained in medical rehabilitation of persons affected by leprosy

The Leprosy Mission Trust India’s (TLMTI) PARTI project conducted a workshop on rehabilitation in leprosy, for Non-Medical Supervisors (NMS) of the National Leprosy Eradication Programme (NLEP) of the Government of India, in Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu, on April 4.

Lanco Foundation partners with TLMTI to provide rehabilitation aids and appliances to persons with disabilities

In a function held in Nawagarh, in Janjgir-Champa district of Chhattisgarh, on March 26, Shri Moti Lal Dewangan, MLA of Janjgir-Champa Assembly Constituency, distributed rehabilitation aids and appliances, such as artificial limbs, calipers, and crutches to 25 persons with disabilities.