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Articles and information from New Hope India which was founded in 1985 by Eliazar T Rose, the son of two leprosy patients, who has dedicated his life to helping India’s poorest and most vulnerable people. Eliazar was featured in the National magazine India Today in 1996 as an an “Angel of Hope” and referred to as a “Helping hand”. Again in 2013 Eliazar and Ruth were awarded into “Hall of Fame” of the Civil Society India.



NURSES. THE BEGINNING OF NURSE TRAINING BY NEW HOPE – when we made the move from Jeevan Jyothi Home in Vizianagaram to Kothavalasa there was in a separate room a group of 10 Class students. In those day circa 2008 – 10Class was almost the ultimate of educate for the social and financial section of many families. Our 10class had many students who were from leprosy colony backgrounds. If I write TODAY AND SAY THAT ‘GETTING...



BACK TO HOME NEW HOPE INDIASUPPORTER UPDATE – FEBRUARY 2024 New Hope Rural Leprosy Trust – working for change, reaching out with care and education. For me as the Director and speaking for the New Hope Trustees and Staff, the Facebook picture alongside from Deanne, Friends of New Hope Australia’s Secretary, says it all.This India – Australia friendship will have been sustained for 20 years in October. It cannot be measured in individual achievements but by the...


Fundraising success in Perth – Indian Banquet & Bazaar

This month we hosted our Indian Banquet & Bazaar in Perth. The day included an array of gourmet food and drinks at Chakra Restaurant. We sold beautiful hand-crafted Indian goods and a selection of donated antique jewellery. We had a raffle and auction. Prizes included a $1000 voucher for Hamelin Bay Seaclusion and Park Lane jewellery set. I’d like to say thank you to our event attendees, our hosts Chakra Restaurant, and the generous donators. You...


An Indian Banquet & Bazaar in Perth

Fundraiser in Perth Join us for an afternoon of exquisite food, entertainment and Christmas shopping this November!   Event Details  Date: Saturday 4 November 2023  Time: 11:30am to 2:30pm  Location: Chakra Restaurant, 841 Beaufort Street, Inglewood WA 6052 Cost: $70 per person  You can purchase tickets on Humanitix. There is ample on-street parking around the venue.  Foodie Fundraiser Experience the sensational food and ambience of Chakra Restaurant, one of Perth’s most applauded Indian restaurants. You can expect...


New Hope India Newsletter Aug 2023

NEW HOPE INDIA SUPPORTER UPDATE Greetings from many people who know that so many in Australia are connected to them and their community – New Hope India. We are halfway through the year and it’s hard to believe how much has happened at New Hope. First, we are truly thankful to all who have given to different projects and to children through sponsorship. New Hope has always worked ‘horizontally’ – covering needs and situations as they...


Love Boat Fundraiser Success

  A big thank you to everyone who attended our Love Boat Fundraiser in Perth. We shared lots of stories and laughter while cruising along the Swan River. You helped us raise nearly $5000. We are so thankful and excited to send this money to New Hope. On board we sold Indian jewellery, crafts, bags and copies of Maggie Sister’s book, Sister, Sister. We also held a raffle and sold delicious homemade fudge. The money raised...