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Donations exempt under 80G (5) of I.T. Act Reg.C.No.464/65/1992-93/CIT-I Madurai (PAN: AAATM8196P), Empanelled in NGO Darpan -NITI Aayog (ID: TN/2010/0034320)

Madurai Health And Leprosy Relief Centre (MAHELERECEN), 12/10 Sister Rose Second Street, Melaponnagaram, Madurai-625016, Tamil Nadu, India

Phone +914522360159, Email:

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Help fight leprosy through education and treatment.  We need your help!

We are non-profit charitable organization in Tamil Nadu focused on leprosy awareness, education, and treatment since 1991.

Madurai Health and Leprosy Relief Centre


Leprosy affected treated by Mahelerecen mobile medical team !

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Help fight leprosy through education and treatment. We need your help!

More than a thousand leprosy-affected people are getting cured. Our NGO is trying its best to prevent cases of deformity by providing medical support to the lepers. Due to the financial support that we have been providing, 75 leprosy deformed persons have stopped beggary. In the district of Madurai, our Mahelerecen NGO is playing a big role in helping out the leprosy affected. Every month, 195 leprosy deformed persons receive free medical support through our NGO.

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Make an Impact!

Help fight leprosy through education and treatment.  We need your help!

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MAHELERECEN Leprosy Programs

Health Education Programmes for children and Industrial workers on general health, hygiene, and facts about leprosy. We educate through lectures and slide shows.

Health Education

Skin checkup at schools, villages, and our Clinic in Tamil Nadu

Leprosy Detection

Weekly camps in 5 block villages. Additional home visits done. Visits by Dr. Ravi Kumar, Nurse Sr. Kodeswari, and Mr. Raja and Mr. Vincent

Mobile Med Camp

Chemotherapy (MDT), Physiotherapy and ulcer treatment


Community based rehabilitation with loans for self employment


Transparency Key


Awards and Partnerships

Certificate of Merit



The people that make it happen . . . . 

Dr. S. Maria Xavier Turtius

Founder cum Executive Secretary

Mr. A. Vincent

Programme Associate

Mr. M. Raja  

National Programme Coordinator

Dr Ravi Kumar MBBS

Medical Consultant

Mrs. Kodeswari



For Communication                                                                                                         

Madurai Health and  Leprosy Relief Centre. (MAHELERECEN),
No 12/10. Sister Rose 2nd street,
Madurai -625016 ,
Tamil Nadu

Phone: 91 452 2360159  Mobile 91 8754210273

email  :

For Visiting Office
Mahelerecen Maruthuva Mayyam, (Mahelerecen Leprosy Centre)
No 1/11/6-26D Chellaiya Nagar 1st street, 2nd cross street,
Koodal Nagar, (Near to St Joseph ITI, Anaiyur Road),
Madurai - 625 018.
Tamil Nadu

Phone: 91 452 2360159
email  :