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Purpose of Foundation

As a part of the government policies for improving national health care, Sorokdo National Hospital was established to supply specialized treatment and sheltered-care, to promote their welfare, to support their daily life for Hansen's disease patients. This hospital also help the negative-cured to improve self-supporting ability, to let them eventually comeback to the community. Sorokdo National Hospital 's intensive research on Hansen's disease contributes to early elimination of the disease.

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Major Activities

Examination and treatment for Hansen's disease patients
  • Specialized treatment for Hansen's disease patients
  • Treatment of complication caused by Hansen's disease
  • Research on Hansen's disease
Support for patients' daily life
  • Promotion of Hansen's disease patients' welfare and quality of life
  • Encouraging patients to fight against disease through treatment and support on aesthetic sentiments.
  • Supporting independence and self-reliance for the cured to comeback to the community
Education and Management of volunteers
  • Education of volunteers
  • Drawing volunteers and manage them
  • Development of volunteer program

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