Pilgrims & Volunteers
This pilgrimage is for everyone seeking healing; of body, mind, or spirit. It is for those who would like to serve our sick and suffering brothers and sisters at the Sanctuary, including those who would like to serve with the Hospitalité Notre Dame de Lourdes. It is for the youth. It is for those who want to come on a pilgrimage of prayer to Lourdes.
Special Needs Pilgrimage
An invitation for the sick, handicapped, elderly or pilgrims with special needs and their families, to visit Lourdes.
Being a volunteer at Lourdes is both a profound blessing and extraordinary privilege.
Serving Special Needs Pilgrims
Lay and medical volunteers support our special needs pilgrims throughout their pilgrimage.
Serving the Sanctuary
Lay volunteers serve with the Hospitalité Notre Dame de Lourdes in the baths, at the train station, in the Sanctuary and supporting sick or disabled pilgrimages at either of two specialized Accueil hospital like facilities in Lourdes. Volunteers can help in one of the services below:
Youth & Young Adults
An invitation to Youth & Young Adults to visit Lourdes. Those who are older than 18 are also invited to serve with the Hospitalité Notre Dame de Lourdes.