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American Leprosy Missions - ALM

Organization URL(s)

jquast@leprosy.org
www.leprosy.org/

Other Contact Information

One ALM Way
Greenville, SC 29601
1-800-543-3135 (Voice - Toll-free)
864-241-1738 (Voice)

Description

American Leprosy Missions (ALM), founded in 1906, is a nonprofit, Christian medical mission supporting more than 100 programs in approximately 20 countries. ALM provides anti-leprosy drugs, surgical intervention for disabilities, training of health workers, research, public information programs, and physical and vocational rehabilitation assistance. The Mission collaborates with member agencies of the International Federation of Anti-Leprosy Associations (ILEP) and Christian medical missions.

Print Resources

ALM publishes and distributes an annual report, informative pamphlets on leprosy and its treatment, and training materials for health professionals. Serial publication: Word & Deed (newsletter), quarterly--news on ALM activities.

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Review Date

Friday, Jan 02, 2009