The Rufiji Leprosy Trust

The Rufiji Leprosy Trust

Charity information

The Rufiji Leprosy Trust

To support people affect by leprosy in the Rufiji area of Tanzania.

Founded 1982

  • Mission statement

    To discover and treat leprosy sufferers in the Rufiji area of Tanzania.
    To support ex-leprosy patients of the Rufiji area and their families, based on the clinic and office situated in the village of Kindwitwi.
    To promote self-sufficiency amongst the people of Kindwitwi and its associated hamlets by sponsoring education at all levels and funding income-generating projects.

  • Aims

    The Rufiji Leprosy Trust aims to:

    • To provide full care support for people affected by leprosy in the village of Kindwitwi who are unable to care for themselves.
  • Overview

    Established: October 1982

    Registered Charity Number: 286242

    Phone number: 01225 445180

    Address: Cherry Acre, Purley Village, Purley-on-Thames Berkshire RG8 8AF RG8 8AF

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  • Education support for families affected by leprosy

    Those affected by leprosy are often too disabled to work and provide for their children. T... More