Maharogi Sewa Samiti, based in Chandrapur District
, has been working for the rehabilitation of leprosy afflicted persons for the last 51 years. Its main objective is to restore the self-confidence and self respect of the inmates. Training and treatments are given to make them productive, self-sufficient and dignified members of the society. The samiti also takes care of physically challenged people, senior citizens and orphans.
The samiti runs a leprosy hospital, colleges, a school for visually handicapped, a school for hearing and speech impaired and a cultural center. The Maharogi Sewa Samiti has five branches in various parts of Maharashtra.