who we are

Federation Of Leprosy Organizations (FOLO)is a society registered under the Registration of Societies Act, 1860. This is a national level Federation an apex organization, of more than 800 registered Leprosy Organizations practicaly one in each of the leprosy colonies, situated in various states and union territories of India. In around 200 leprosy colonies, FOLO has taken up intensive work for the socio-economic empowerment of Leprosy Affected Persons (LAPs) and members of their families.

FOLO is basically working with the kind support from the Emmanuel Mission, Kota, India. Archbishop Late Dr. M.A. Thomas Padma Shree of the Emmanuel Mission, Kota, a great visionary, philanthropist and social activist, had been himself working and inspiring people to work in the field of leprosy.Dr. Dutt was also inspired by Dr. M.A. Thomas.