Monday, September 01

The Irish Pilgrimage Trust NATIONAL DRAW

all proceeds to support young people with special needs


1st prize  - All New Nissan Pulsar

2nd prize - Weekend in London to included West End Show and €500 spending money

3rd prize - Samsung Curved UHD Television.

4th prize - Weekend for 2 in Killarney Park Hotel

5th prize - 4 tickets for Autumn Rugby International and overnight Accomodation.

6th prize - 2 tickets for Premiership game including coach/boat and hotel.

7th prize - Overnight stay with golf at Lough Erne Hotel, Golf & Spa Resort.

Tickets are on sale nationwide and cost €5 each, 3 for €10 and 6 for €20. The draw takes place on our stand at the National Ploughing Championships on Thursday, 25th September 2014.  If you wish to purchase Tickets please contact our Office 091-796622

Henry Shefflin, legendary Kilkenny hurler and 11-time All Star launched The Irish Pilgrimage Trust’sNational Draw on Thursday 19th June in Nowlan Park, Kilkenny.





***COMPETITION TIME***  On Facebook

We're getting closer to the National Ploughing Championships and as promised we've another great competition for you! 

Would you like to win a breakaway to the fabulous Gleneagle Hotel in Killarney (Voucher is for one nights B&B for 2 people sharing)

Please go to our Facebook page! Winner will be announced on Tuesday, September 2nd! 

The terms and conditions can be reviewed here.



The Irish Pilgrimage Trust is a registered charity in Ireland, and for over 40 years the Trust has been travelling on pilgrimage and on holiday to Lourdes with young people with special needs, from all over Ireland. 

In June we bring a group of 90 people to Hosanna House in Lourdes for what is a unique experience both Carer and Guest.  Application forms are now being issued for Hosanna House.  If you are interested in applying, please click here for an Application Form.  

We have two super facilities in Kilcuan, Co. Galway and  Cois Cuain, Co. Wexford each offering different opportunities.

The Irish Pilgrimage Trust's accounts are audited each year by James F Wallace, Waterford.  Please click here to see note from Auditors.

For more information on the Irish Pilgrimage Trust please contact us at 091 796622 or Email Please click on Facebook for more updates. 

Please click here for The Irish Pilgrimage Trust data protection policy.


Lourdes Easter Pilgrimage 2015

All our Carers and young people travel on Easter Sunday to participate in a unique week in Lourdes, together with friends from the wider community of HCPT, over five thousand pilgrims enjoy this exceptional experience every year.  Application forms are now being issued to the young people to travel with us on Easter Sunday 2015.  If you are interested in applying for this Pilgrimage, please click here for an Application Form

We have a group for former carers of the Trust to travel to Lourdes with the Easter Pilgrimage called Forever Friends.  If you would be interested in joining this group for 2015 Pilgrimage, please contact the office for more details at 091 796622.

COIS CUAIN - Respite Home

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Hosanna House

 KILCUAN  -  Respite Home

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Irish Mass, Lourdes 2014