About Us

Swiss Emmaus Leprosy Relief Work India (SEI) is a secular non-profit organization. Swiss Emmaus Leprosy Relief Work India started its work in India in 1960 and initially worked to eliminate leprosy as a public health problem. For over 50 years, SEI has dedicated itself to improving the lives of people affected by leprosy, tuberculosis and other poverty related diseases through social and medical rehabilitation. Swiss Emmaus Leprosy Relief Work India (SEI) is registered by Registration of Trade Mark, section 23 (2), Rule 62 (1), Trade Mark No: 1757777, dated: 25/11/2008.

About Swiss Emmaus Leprosy Relief Work India

Swiss Emmaus Leprosy Relief Work India is a registered Trust and supported by FAIRMED (Switzerland), more commonly known as FAIRMED. Swiss Emmaus Leprosy Relief Work India started its work in India in 1957 and initially it worked to eliminate leprosy as a public health problem. However, with the changing health scenario in this country, the organization now focuses on poverty-related diseases, which include Tuberculosis as well as TB-HIV. The aim of Swiss Emmaus Leprosy Relief Work India is to find 'Customized solutions to Indian problems' by working along with the Government in order to make 'health for all' a reality and thereby bring about sustainable development.

About HealthFirst India

HealthFirst India is a fundraising unit of Swiss Emmaus Leprosy Relief Work India. Our work entails advocacy and resource mobilization. We raise funds to support project partners like developmental organizations, medical institutions and community groups which work for leprosy, TB and other poverty related diseases. The services revolve around social and medical rehabilitation of the people affected with Leprosy and Tuberculosis.