Special Needs Pilgrimages
An invitation to the sick, disabled, elderly or pilgrims with special needs and their families to experience Lourdes accompanied by volunteer medical supportive care physicians and nurses with volunteer companions and caregivers.
Fully handicapped facility, overlooking the Grotto, offering shared hospital-bed accommodations and family-style meals.
Saint Marianne Pilgrimage
June 18 to 24, 2017
Price: $2,999 (due on March 20)
Saint Bernadette Pilgrimage
October 15 to 21, 2017
Price: $2,799 (due on July 17)
Pilgrimage packages include
- Roundtrip airfare and ground transfers
- Taxes and fuel charges
- Shared Sanctuaries' accommodations
- Three meals daily
- Pilgrimage chaplain and leader
- Program, orientation and guided tours
Price does not include mandatory Travel Guard medical insurance; premium varies per trip cost and pilgrimage.
Dates and prices are subject to change.
* Information on departures from other locations are available at www.LourdesVolunteers.org
About North American Volunteers
Our Lady of Lourdes Hospitality North American Volunteers is a Public Association of the Christian Faithful in the Catholic Church, non-profit charity founded July 16, 2002 as the first Lourdes Hospitality of the Americas to:
"Extend the invitation of the Immaculate Conception as given to Bernadette in the Grotto at Lourdes; to serve the sick and suffering at Lourdes and at home, following the loving example of St. Bernadette in simplicity, humility an obedience"