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“Lourdes has been a place for pilgrimage since 1858. Today over five million people per year visit the town. HCPT founder Dr Michael Strode first visited in 1951 and saw the potential to organise a pilgrimage for disabled children at the school where he was working.
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Another aspect of events I have done is fundraising. I took part in Handicapped Children’s Pilgrimage Trust (HCPT) which was where we took children with disabilities to France for a week in April and I was a main carer for a child with a very severe physical disability. 557 more words